E46 M3 manual gearbox, reverse gear popping out

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  1. 25 Jan 2019 at 12:07 AM #41
    trebor

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    Well, new gearbox oil going in next week and gearshift bearings, shims, bushes replaced and hope this sorts out the popin reverse

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  2. 11 Feb 2019 at 8:01 AM #42
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    New gear box oil and new shifter linkage parts are in. Although the gears are smoother, the reserve gear still pops out. So looks like the detent spring might need investigating next.
     
  3. 11 Feb 2019 at 8:31 PM #43
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    Did you check the engine and gearbox mounts?
     
  4. 13 Feb 2019 at 12:02 AM #44
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    Yeah all seems fine
     

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