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Hi all,
Does anyone have any experience with difficulty shifting into 1st gear with your Turbo S ? My issue is intermittent and I really can't place my finger on when and why.
All other shifting is fine and seems only to effect 1st gear occasionally.
If you have a link to help/article would be appreciated.

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Going to get all the bushings, I adjusted linkage on my Turbo S. Seems better but haven't taken for drive. Bushing on shifter gone.. disintegrated. There was actually a large amount of play in linkage.
I only had to remove airbox to get this done.
Thank you all for help.
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I case anyone with the Turbo S needs to do this adjustment this button needed to be pushed in to lock linkage in service mode.
It's different then the 5 speeds which has a L shaped locker.
To take out of service mode just press down on arm and at same time pull black button out.
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So what you're saying is because there is so much play of the worm out bushings you pull the cables but they can't adjust properly ? Correct ?
You got all your parts from diesel geeks?
 

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Is there anyway to tell if after doing linkage adjustment if all is ok with gear selector? Meaning after I did adjustment rowing through the gears felt fine it was only after putting everything back together and taking it out for a drive did I discover no 5th or 6th gear ?
Anyway to tell before reinstalling everything ?
Would save me a big headache and time.
 

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Discussion Starter · #24 ·
Installed all the shifter bushings and now adjusted perfectly.
Feels great to shift, forgot how nice it felt.
Thanks Billy

Next up full timing belt kit being installed soon.
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