Had a '75 with similar malady. Wouldn't hurt to bleed. And if no improvement
rebuild. However, could be symptoms of synchro problems in the tranny. The
extra time you give it with a "2-second" shift gives the worn syncros a chance
to work. Hope it isn't the tranny :-(
> I have a '79 Spitfire and am having trouble shifting gears. When trying to
> shift between 2/3 and 3/4 I get some grinding, unless I depress the clutch,
> then wait a couple seconds and then shift. Could this be a bad slave
> cylinder or maybe just need bleeding?