Originally Posted by MichaelJames
This is a 5 speed manual transmission. It does it while in gear (loudest in 1st and second). While its in Neutral, it does not make the noise.
Take it back to the dealership and make them fix it. It is only 4 weeks old and should not do this.
For what it's worth with my limited knowlege of tranny's - it sounds as if it not disengaging from the throwout completly.
Also you have to remember that the carpet is and insulator and buffers noise and heat as well.