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Unread 02-03-2013, 01:33 PM   #1
LMcBrearty3
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Manual trans. question

Have a 2003 4.0 stick shift. When the clutch is disengaged tranny is quiet when clutch is engaged it sounds like a loud rattling sound. Clutch and throw out bearing replaced about a year ago. I am not bad with a wrench and have the tools to pull a tranny, but this is my daily driver, and I want to have a plan before I tear in to anything. Jeep will be paid off in a couple of months, and i would like to start looking at add-ons, but want to address the mechanical items first. Any help would appreciated. Thumbsup

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Unread 02-03-2013, 06:28 PM   #2
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Mine does the same. No worries.
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Unread 02-03-2013, 06:29 PM   #3
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Oh, and go long arm lift or leave it alone.
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Unread 02-04-2013, 02:17 PM   #4
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Thanks for the advise
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Unread 02-04-2013, 05:15 PM   #5
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I think the noise is throw out bearing. Really not sure.
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Unread 02-04-2013, 06:48 PM   #6
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I was doing some recon, and think it may be the pilot bearing and or the hydraulic throwout bearing seat. But i think you can tell if the throwout bearing is bad if it chatters when the clutch is disengaged. But to be honest i am not sure. I also am trying to see if the release bearing might be binding as well. Ever have any experience with any of those issues?
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