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Old 09-28-2014, 03:02 AM   #1
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help!!!! with transmission change

I got 1988 mustang gt 5.0 when i first got it i had a clutch kit installed they said the tranny was bad i drove it for about 6 months and the tranny locked up i got another used one put it in an it wont go in to gear when it on when it off i can fell the gears.
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Old 11-30-2014, 06:38 PM   #2
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Did you have the new trans u put in checked out and how's the clutch pedal ?

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Old 12-09-2014, 10:50 PM   #3
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I hope you didn't slap a transmission in without checking it out first. Why was the transmission removed from last car?

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Old 12-10-2014, 04:15 PM   #4
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You probably got a bad trans. Buying a used one is a crapshoot. You can get a good rebuilt one to your door for $750.
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Gotta agree with Scotty, as there is no way to test a T5 outta of a car. Plus rebuilding a trans means you know what was really done.

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