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Clunk between gears

Discussion in 'Z3 Roadster & Coupé' started by Joolz, Jul 29, 2014.

  1. Joolz

    Joolz Regular Member
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    Hi knowledgable ones,
    I have a clunk in between gears and if I depress the clutch when the car is moving, It seems to be coming from underneath towards the rear. It is at its worse between 1st and 2nd gears. I just took my mate for a spin who is pretty handy mechanically. He reckons it may be either a prop mounting or diff mounting.

    Any suggestions? Is this common?

    Any help, much appreciated.

    Cheers all,

    Joolz
     
  2. GazHyde

    GazHyde The Gaz Monkey
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    Either of those are possible, mine needs a propshaft donut and diff mount replacing. No clunk at the moment but doesn't make for a super smooth change.

    There are a few other things it could be so a good inspection underneath should be the next point of call.
     
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  3. t-tony

    t-tony Zorg Expert (I)
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    Prop joint would be my first port of call then diff mounts.
     
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