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Gavin Perry, Auto Mechanic
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Experience:  Licensed diagnostic and repair technician
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Gear Box 1st & 2nd gears stick sometimes when stopped, car

Customer Question

Gear Box 1st & 2nd gears stick sometimes when stopped, car tries to move forward when clutch fully engaged. Have to switch car off , release clutch, re engage and shift gears goes back to normal Reg No PE 63 YJZ
JA: Has the clutch been slipping? Are you having any trouble shifting?
Customer: No clutch slip,
JA: What is the model of your '63 Ford?
Customer: KA
JA: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Clutch and 1st ,2nd gears changed 18 months ago. by garage
JA: Is there anything else the Mechanic should know before I connect you? Rest assured that they'll be able to help you.
Customer: No
Submitted: 11 days ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  Gavin Perry replied 11 days ago.

Hi my name is ***** ***** am here to assist you Today does the clutch pedal feel soft.

Customer: replied 11 days ago.
Not really
Customer: replied 11 days ago.
no
Expert:  Gavin Perry replied 11 days ago.

At what point does the clutch bite is it low.

Expert:  Gavin Perry replied 11 days ago.

And when the clutch was changed do you know if this item was replaced it is a concentric slave cylinder see image.

Customer: replied 11 days ago.
dont know
Expert:  Gavin Perry replied 11 days ago.

Is the clutch bite low.

Expert:  Gavin Perry replied 11 days ago.

I would like more information with the information i have it sounds like you need the clutch concentric slave cylinder re bleeding as it seems it has got some air in the system have that done first if you still have an issue just get back to me on this thread regards Gavin.

Customer: replied 10 days ago.
thznks
Expert:  Gavin Perry replied 10 days ago.

No problem regards Gavin.