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Old 09-13-2011, 12:12 PM   #1
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Have been having a loud thunk under the car, finally got under it today and found that my trans mount is completely torn. Any recommendations? OEM replacement or aftermarket. Car is my 04 Mach 1
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Urethane are mounts are nice, though a little stiffer. I would suggest doing the motor mounts at the same time as some aftermarket mounts come I'm kits and a slight price break.
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Ok, so I changed the mount and I'm still getting the sound. It only happens when I am turning at very low speed such as parking or pulling in my driveway. It sounds like it is coming from the driveline and can also be faintly heard when engaging first at a stop to pull off. I'm at a total loss here. There is no extra play in the driveshaft or any excess gear lash.
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They all do that at one point. My 01 and 02 GT's do it. Every time I'm at a stop and I put it into 1st I get a little clunk noise that sounds like it comes from the rear-end.
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A friends 97 made noises like that and turned out to be a bad motor mount. With the hood up try cracking the throttle open and shut a few times and watch the engine.. His jumped so harshly we actually stepped away from it.
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Is it possible its the limited slip clutches?
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I broke my rear sway bar right where it bolts to the right rear control arm and it made noises during gear changes. But not sitting still. Far as rear end clutches making noise I haven't a clue but does not sound probable or likely. I have herd of busted control arm bushings being noisy, making clunking and slapping sounds just like my broken sway bar did. Your going to have to get under there and look around closely and see what you see.
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Check your u joints also if there worn they can cause this noise it happend to my 98 gt
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