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1994 Ford Escort Transaxle Noise

I have an automatic transaxle in a 94 Escort wagon with a 1.9 Liter engine. The transaxle is now making a noise that sounds almost like a Rod Knock. The noise started at high RPMS right before the Transaxle shifted, and is now continuous. Also the gears won't enguadge right away and then only if you push the accelarater easy. The noise sounds like its coming from the torque converter area. Could this be the trany pump?

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I guess you know no matter what the noise is the transmission will have to come out and be overhauled, one question, have you checked the CV joints on the axle shafts?

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