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Q: Gear problems

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Just had clutch fly wheel and cylinder done but i have just lost 2nd and 4rd it wont engage but 1st 3rd 5th and 6th works its a peugeot 3008 1.6 diesel

My car has 88000 miles.
My car has a manual transmission.

A: Hello, thanks for writing in about your Peu...

Hello, thanks for writing in about your Peugeot 3008. From what you've described you'll need to check to make sure mechanical (gear shift) linkages are properly positioned and adjusted. I suggest having a certified technician diagnose your shifting issue firsthand to suggest an accurate fix.

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