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EH Gear Issue

Hi - My husbands EH has been in storage and now he can only get it in reverse not into neutral or drive - does anyone have any suggestions for us? most appreciated :)

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check fluid level, check linkages are still connected at box and column etc, they would be my first points to check good luck, where abouts are you if not too far I could have a look for you?

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Cheers, Lindsay.

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Does it work with the engine off? Check the throttle valve linkage below the carburetor that attaches to cross shaft and lever assembly isn't binding and in any event give it a spray with WD 40. Also do the same with the linkages on the gearbox. Do not try too hard to change as undue force will bend the linkages.

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Regards Blue

Also see http://holdenpaedia.... a change of fluid, filter and retensioning of the reverse gear band would probably also not hurt.

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Regards Blue

Have you rocked it back and forth to loosen things?

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