Wont go into 5th gear but goes into all other gears fine

Asked by Jun 22, 2016 at 09:16 PM about the 2003 Mitsubishi Eclipse GS

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Goea gears1-4 and reverse ok but will not go
into 5th i put it there an it almost goes it
feels but stays in neutral I do need a
transmission mount could that be the
problem and a clutch?

4 Answers

Car goes into gears 1-4


A bad synchronizer could cause that problem.

Thanks do u think they is the most likey problem ? An about how much is that to fix normally

Or would it be cheaper to get a used tramission that works .

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