has anyone had this sort of problem???

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  1. white98stang

    white98stang Active Member

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    so i was driving down the road the other day and noticed that everytime i let off the gas the rear passenger side would make a clunking noise but when i got back on the gas it would stop??? should i be worried???
     
  2. Matt94GT

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    yes somthing doesnt sound right, whats it sound like and whereabouts does it seem to be comming from? added any suspension or exhaust lately?
     
  3. white98stang

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    no and im not quite sure where its coming from but its a faint clunking noise ( like somethings loose) ive searched it and like i heard it could be motor mounts but i dont think its the tranny
     
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    can you describe the noise any better, clanking noise can be many things
     
  5. Rantheman

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    it possible somthing in your rear end but my guess is that you have a u joint going out in the driveshaft
     
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    check your control arms... i had the same problem... mine were loose and it was making the same noice... make sure you do this ASAP...jack the car up and tighten ALL the bolts on the control arms...
     
  7. white98stang

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    so the noise only starts while im up at speed and then when i let off i the gas i here a clunking noise but when i step on the gas u can here it stop immediately. I can also here these noise when it changes in to lower gear sometimes.
     
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    hmmm, you can hear it when the trans goes to low gear too??
     
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    yes i can here it sometimes when it goes into low gear
     
  11. Willautoy

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    Could be a u joint. I have seen torque boxes crack also.
     
  12. TxCobrA98

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    does the car buck or jolt the car in any way? is it like a thump, smack type noise? just trying to gather more info, i wouldn't really know. just trying to help everyone get some better ideas.
     
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    By the way your describing it i would say u joint too. Cheap and easy fixer.
     
  14. MeanGrn Gt

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    id bet is a u joint. crawl under it and see if there is any play in the u joints.