First gear is not a syncro gear. So always put it into second gear
before going into first or reverse. This will stop the gears inside the
gear box and make it easier to go into first gear.
British Car Specialists
Stockton Ca 95205
On Sep 28, 2005, at 3:37 PM, STEV0001@aol.com wrote:
> At the risk of once again proving my limited knowledge re: this
> wonderful, little car I must ask - Should the Series III BJ-8 have
> synchromesh into
> 1st gear?
> Steve G.
> Benicia, CA
> # 43007 (LST12US)
> 1979 MGB L/E