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Old 08-17-2014, 04:16 PM   #1
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2nd gear keeps popping out to neutral?

it happened after about 14 minutes of driving, i stopped at a stop signed, then continued, then i changed to 2nd gear, after 5 seconds the gear popped out to neutral, and it happened over and over,it doesnt happen to the other gears, im just worried its gonna damage my engine or transimision or something, do any of you know the cause of it?

heres a video of what happens exactly to my car

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Old 08-17-2014, 08:11 PM   #2
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External issues can be linkage problems or mounting problems.
Internal issues are caused by a few items, but the most common one is worn bearings.
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Old 08-17-2014, 08:15 PM   #3
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Textbook example of a bad synchronizer. Does it tend to grind when trying to shift into 2nd? If this is the case, you'll likely need either to rebuild your transmission, or obtain a rebuilt transmission.
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Old 08-17-2014, 08:21 PM   #4
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A bad synchro won't cause it to pop out if gear, just not let it go in. I'd bet you've got worn shifter bushings or a misalignment of something it the mechanism


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Old 08-17-2014, 10:37 PM   #5
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It's these things, called slider keys.

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Old 08-19-2014, 03:03 AM   #6
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Whats the cost to rebuild one of these transmissions??

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Old 08-19-2014, 07:05 AM   #7
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Textbook example of a bad synchronizer. Does it tend to grind when trying to shift into 2nd? If this is the case, you'll likely need either to rebuild your transmission, or obtain a rebuilt transmission.
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Old 08-19-2014, 08:01 AM   #8
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^ You believe it's the synchronizers, or that he should get a used transmission?

What's this doing in off topic?
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Old 08-19-2014, 08:14 AM   #9
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1. My transmission did that every now and then. I'd usually have to make sure I pulled hard all the way into 2nd gear
2. You actually got good car advice and no n00dz in OT?
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^ You believe it's the synchronizers, or that he should get a used transmission?

What's this doing in off topic?
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That's because this was in General for a while.

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What the synchronizers do is to match the speed of the input and speed gears to prevent grinding.
They don't hold the gear in place, that's done by the slider keys and the selector shaft locking pins.
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Do you believe in Jesus? The car is going into neutral because of Satan. It is symbolic of him trying to stop you on the path to redemption. I would suggest having the car exorcised. If you cannot get permission for an exorcism the car will have to be burned.

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Do you believe in Jesus? The car is going into neutral because of Satan. It is symbolic of him trying to stop you on the path to redemption. I would suggest having the car exorcised. If you cannot get permission for an exorcism the car will have to be burned.

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Old 08-19-2014, 09:13 AM   #15
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Old 08-19-2014, 09:18 AM   #16
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Seriously though...

If you have an AP2 just read this:

http://www.s2ki.com/s2000/topic/3074.../#entry6389159

I would try a different fluid, then if all else fails, a used trans is about 200-300 bucks.


TSB 05-009
Transmission Pops Out of 2nd Gear
SYMPTOM
The transmission intermittently pops out of second
gear on high RPM deceleration.
CORRECTIVE ACTION
Replace the countershaft 1st gear and the 2nd
gear set.

PARTS INFORMATION
First Gear:
P/N 23421-PCY-010, H/C 7596869
Second Gear Set:
P/N 23432-PCY-316, H/C 7596893
REQUIRED MATERIALS
Honda Manual Transmission Fluid
(1.7 quarts required per vehicle):
P/N 08798-9016, H/C 4928271
WARRANTY CLAIM INFORMATION
In warranty: The normal warranty applies.
Operation Number: 213205
Flat Rate Time: 8.2
Failed Part: P/N 23432-PCY-316
H/C 7596893
Defect Code: 03214
Symptom Code: 03701

FYI both of you Bimmer dudes were wrong
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