Question about 1997 Ford Mustang Cobra

1 Answer

Trany making noise

I have a 1997 mustang cobra, has a new clutch in it. only in the mornings or i guess when it sit for awhile makes a loud noise when started almost like a bearing is out but, goes away when driving it about 100 yards or sits in idle for awhile, then it wont do it at all the rest of the day. does not get louder when the engine is reved up, no change in noise when i press the clutch in either. i am lost and dont know why noise goes away. any ideals? thanks, jason

Posted by on

  • tancracker96 Jan 09, 2009

    thank you, throwout bearing maybe? but its new too

×

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    Hot-Shot:

    An expert who has answered 20 questions.

    Corporal:

    An expert that hasĀ over 10 points.

    Mayor:

    An expert whose answer gotĀ voted for 2 times.

  • Expert
  • 89 Answers

I would think that a bearing is in the procces of slipping out

Posted on Jan 09, 2009

  • 1 more comment 
  • dragon_rag27
    dragon_rag27 Jan 09, 2009

    yeah i would say so it was probably manufatured wrong and a bearing is slipping outt but as it heats up its enought to pop it into place i would take it to a shop

  • dragon_rag27
    dragon_rag27 Jan 09, 2009

    nice car by the way

  • dragon_rag27
    dragon_rag27 Jan 09, 2009

    i hope that helps and if you ever have anymore questions please dont hesitate to ask me at dragon_rage27@att.blackberry.net

×

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Cannot depress clutch


may need a new one or ajust--bring it to a specialist or honest mech-not a dealer

Aug 17, 2013 | Ford Mustang Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Strange noise coming from transmission


There are 2 rods inside the transmission that had each gear on. The upper rod which is also the input shaft that goes through the clutch has 1, 3, 5. The lower rod that sits right under it has the other gears on it. Each one of those rods have bearings on each end. The upper rod may bearing may be bad and may have come apart inside the trans.

Mar 04, 2013 | 1997 Ford Mustang Cobra

1 Answer

I have a manual transmission in my '04 Mustang. When I begin to depress the clutch, an odd grinding sound starts, not loud but enough to warrant concern. As I drive, the car sounds fine. Switching gears...


Worn throw out bearing, replace or the problem may damage other components. This requires dropping the entire transmission. this bearing sits between the clutch pressure plate and clutch slave assembly. When the clutch pedal is pressed, the bearing makes contact with the spinning clutch pressure plate. If defective, grinding/squealing noises may be heard. If the bearing fully fails, loose debris may damage other components. Replace immediately!!

Dec 11, 2010 | 2004 Ford Mustang

1 Answer

2003 Cobra: Began with a loud scratching/screetching noise


either the slave or master cylinder is leaking air into the system and the shift fork is not pressing against pressure plate to move clutch.

Jul 09, 2009 | 2003 Ford Mustang

1 Answer

Loud clanking noise in or outof gear if the clutch is not engaged


Sounds like a throw out bearing or pressure plate problem. Run it by a trany shop, and they should be able to tell quick and easily if that's the problem.

Jun 08, 2009 | 2006 Kia Rio5

1 Answer

1988 Subaru Dl Transmission


Well lucky for you there is a lemon law. Bring the car in for the state inspection, Request for them to be thorough, explain that you just bought it. The past owner is responsible for the repairs. If not, get reimbursed. I'm not sure what trani fluid it takes but call the dealer for that. The noise from the front end, the grinding could be anything, check the wheel bearings, steering components, rust on rotors, backing plates, and related items. The trany noise could be nothing or it could be clutch pedal linkage, throw-out bearing, pilot bearing, or clutch asembily. It would need to be inspected to see if anything applies.

May 31, 2009 | 1988 Subaru DL

1 Answer

Loud knocking


Sounds like you may need a motor, or something in/on transmission. What is your oil pressure like?

Mar 13, 2009 | 1999 Ford Mustang Cobra

1 Answer

1997 Ford Mustang / V6 - 3.5 liter / automatic


I have a 1997 ford mustang v6. It starts up for like a split second then dies out. Just replaced the fuel filter.

Aug 15, 2008 | 1997 Ford Mustang Cobra

Not finding what you are looking for?
1997 Ford Mustang Cobra Logo

Related Topics:

32 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Ford Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

63661 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

21981 Answers

Fordexpert

Level 3 Expert

5331 Answers

Are you a Ford Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...