shifting noie

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shifting noie

Post by glasshead » Thu Jul 07, 2011 10:03 pm

I have an 83 interstate. It shifts into each gear with a pretty pronounced 'clunk'. Same on downshifting. Sometimes it is less than others, and sometimes it will downshift with almost no clunk. Is this normal? :?:


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Re: shifting noie

Post by Bbwelder » Thu Jul 07, 2011 10:32 pm

Very normal I haven't seen one yet that doesn't make at least some noise when shifting .

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Re: shifting noie

Post by keithg64 » Sat Jul 09, 2011 10:59 pm

Very Normal, seems they all do this.
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