Q: Can't shift into gear moves during neutral.

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Engine starts and clutch works but can't shift into gear. Vehicle moves while in neutral. I'm thinking maybe synchro issue possibly. -Paul

My car has 156000 miles.

It sounds like you have an issue with your transmission. I would recommend that you have your transmission inspect about qualified transmission specialist in order to resolve the issues you are having.

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