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  1. Bad synchros, or clutch system?

    Veloster Turbo Problems / Help
    I have a 2013 VT 6 speed manual with about 64000 miles on it. I have had it for a little over a year now and I am the third (maybe fourth) owner. I didn't realize it when I bought it (first manual, second car) but it has issues shifting, especially at high rpm. This might be a long post, but I...
  2. Hard to shift at high RPM

    Veloster Turbo Problems / Help
    Any time i get on the throttle and let the rpms build up (4000 and above) the car does not want to shift. The clutch is all the way in, but when i try to push it into 2nd, 3rd, and 4th at high rpm, the car wont go into the gear. It locks me into neutral for a second or two before i can finally...
  3. Holy Moly - Free Mod Strikes Again!

    Veloster Turbo Discussions
    So after some searching around, and 2,000+ miles of looking like an idiot driving a brand new Korean bucket of bolts, I tried unplugging the upper clutch switch and driving around. That was lame. So I tried unplugging the lower one, too. Car wouldn't start, of course. So I tried plugging in...
  4. Clutch replacement at 29k?

    Veloster Turbo Problems / Help
    I was shocked to learn that my clutch needed to be replaced at 29k according to the dealer. I have been driving manual transmissions for 16 years and I have never replaced a clutch. This part is NOT covered by warranty. Now they want $2000 to fix it. I understand the part is a maintenance item...