Originally Posted by cagedthought
I own a 2001 V6 stang and have an issue with the 5th gear. Sometimes when im shifting into 5th gear at a high RPM (4000-4500 rpm) it grinds. Is there a way to fix this?
Remove transmission (takes about 1 hour) and take it to a transmission shop.
Had the same problem, and it was just a worn syncro. Cost me $50 for repair since I did all the heavy work.
For 5th gear problems, they only have to remove the tailshaft = cheaper repair.