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    Default geabox feels " notchy"

    right as this is my first ever VX it may just be a trait of the car but the gear change feels a bit notchy to me. would anyone else agree or should i maybe pop down to the dealership for them to get a lookie see. car has under 7k on her so it should deffo not be a problem hence im thinking it may just be how they are. guess im just after peace of mind guys.

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    yep, I think it's the norm for vec's mine is the same.. you get used to it.

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    Took me a while to get used to this & i even went to the lengths of driving other's, But they were all the same ..

    As above, Just a Trait

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    cool i was thinking /hoping that was the case since it was a demo car and was used for a bit any problems would have been noticed my now and sorted out.
    good to know its just a trait of the car.... albeit not a great one has anyone tried getting it ironed out of their car? diffrerent gear oils etc?

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    thrash it for a few k it will losen and smooth up. Its still new, so is very tight and will be for a long time...

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    Quote Originally Posted by jeff_g View Post
    anyone tried getting it ironed out of their car? diffrerent gear oils etc?
    I did change the gearbox oil & it did make it less notchy, I'll try to find the thread

    Here it is
    http://forum.vectra-c.com/showthread...hlight=gearbox

    Dean

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