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Old 08-15-2007, 06:07 PM   #1
Krystian
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Tranny Noise 01 m3

hey guys i have a 01 m3 6speed, and everytime i shift i hear a clonk sound in the back, i checked the fluid in the diff it was overfilled , drained a bit out, no change. still makes the clonk sound , if u sit in the back u can feel it. an ideas, the stealership said those transmissions are loud, but this seems not right to me. help
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Old 08-15-2007, 06:20 PM   #2
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To me it sounds like it could be your Rear shock mounts that are worn. Maybe even a guibo/flexdisc.
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Old 08-15-2007, 09:59 PM   #3
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If its only when yr going into first gear and reverse then its yr driveshaft making that noise, but if its when shifting no matter what gear then I dont know.

Either way I would get it checked out to be 100% sure.
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Old 08-18-2007, 12:16 PM   #4
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I have this noise too on my e46 coupe, only happens sometimes when I shift from 1st to 2nd gear. is this driveshaft related too?
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