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Standard shift car driving 60mph in cold weather, jerked and then began making slight whining sound. Gears much to easy to shift, when starting feels like it might pop out of gear, burning fluid smell, slight grinding sound

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  • leighbe72 Dec 07, 2008

    Ooh, that sounds expensive....is it? Thanks for the quick response.

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Sounds like it is time to have the pressure plate serviced and a new clutch put in the tranny

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  • Nathan Rankin
    Nathan Rankin Dec 07, 2008

    it could cost anywhere around 300 to 700 dollars to repair!! Remeber the longer you ride on it the worst it becomes and the more it cost! Also depends on your local area that you livein also!! Let me know if i can help you out any!!

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