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1994 bigbear 350 4x4 shifting problem

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my big bear has a problem shifting. it goes into first fine but sometime i have to try to shift a couple times to get it in 2nd and 3rd gear. could the clutches be bad what all could it be? Thanks

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The first thing I would check is the shift ratchet, it is on the opposite side of the shift lever behind the side cover. If everything is in order there, you may have to split the cases and inspect the transmission. Could be the shift cam, forks, gears, washers misplaced between gears.

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