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Gear Linkage Change (Page 10)

46. Make sure the 'finger' (or 'funny plastic bit in a sort of L-shape') sits half way along the metal plate i.e. it should be in the middle.

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47. There should be a 19mm clearance between the finger and the metal bracket as shown in the pictures.

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48. Once you have set your 19mm clearance, move to the front of the car and carefully tighten the pinch bolt without moving the mechanism.

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49. At this point I refitted the cover plate with the single 13mm bolt at the front of the car and checked all gears engaged properly.

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Hopefully you could follow all that and also it improves the feel of your gearbox.
It's well worth doing a fluid change too while you're spending all this time making things feel better, it's an often-neglected service item.

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Big thanks to the author!!!
:thumbs:I have a copy of the whole guide in pdf if anyone wants it.
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