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    Default Gear selector or clutch 6 speed Turbo

    Im getting a crunching noise when selecting 2nd and 3rd gear its mainly when ive just stared her up and start driving, the clutch bite seems perfect but the clutch pedal does sit slightly above the brake pedal (is this normal on the C ) My car is a 2.0 turbo 6 speed gearbox just wondering could it be the selector on the top of the gearbox is there any adjustment for this ?

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    It's a known fault, you need to apply the info shown in this How2:

    http://www.vectra-c.com/forum/showthread.php?t=114196

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    Is it ok to use the Vauxhall gearbox oil for this gearbox.

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    Yes, but better oil is also available. I also strongly reccomend adding this to the new oil at the same time:

    http://www.halfords.com/webapp/wcs/s...egoryId_165750

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    Ok nice one, what would be the best oil to use and as the link is it 2.4 litres Vauxhall says 75/85 oil is this right, sorry for all the questions but just want to get it right.

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    I used castrol SMS-x and when I did mine.

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    Was it 2.4 litres used

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    For the 6 speed F40 it's always 2.4 litres.

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    Many thanks :-)

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    All parts got from vauxhalls today to change gear box oil just got to nip to halfords in the morning to get some molyslip. New Sump plug 11099271 and filler plug 55568847. Loosened both plugs off today ready.

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