again it shifts great accelerates fine and there is no real when running. Page 1 of 2 - Why is my car jerky when i back off the accelerator??? - posted in 6th Generation Celica: Hey everyone i have a 96 st04 celica 5 speed when i back off the gas the car is extreamly jerky same thing when i slightly touch the acelerator, in a carpark in low gear it is almost impossible to drive smooth even going round a roundabout in second the whole car jerks back and forth, Ive. Drives fine, just multiple comments from passengers that it doesn't feel right. To drive it without the clunk, I have to go very easy on the gas pedal initially, and then it's fine. Ok I’m throwing my truck in the ring. but there was a short lag in acceleration causing the. If it's this, it's normal, all can am's do this. What's happening is when I am going down the highway and let of the gas there is a mix between a grinding and whining noise. Car shifts to 2nd, 3. When I am in the higher gears (4+) and reach the desired cruising speed, coast for a little while, and then slightly accelerate (like trying to stay with traffic on a 2 lane country road going 50 mph in 5'th gear) there is a new clunk sound and it feels like there is some slop in the connection between the engine in the wheels for a moment and you feel a little jerk. I have been noticing a 'clunk' feeling/noise when transitioning between slowing down and speeding up. Its getting bad and im afraid something is about to give out. Let's use my car as an example. It sounds like it's coming from just in front of the firewall, but when I look under there, everything is tight, nothing's out of place, tie rods aren't loose, motor mounts seem okay (not even sure if that's related, but could be) and I can't find any cracks or broken welds in the body. I want to guess its between the engine and the drive shaft. when coming to a stop with the foot on the brakes (lightly), as the transmission downshifts I can hear a thud/clunk coming from the rear end of my car along with a slight increase in the rpm's. Any help or suggestions out there would greatly be appreciated. Hi, Its my opinion they shop should have seen there was transmission fluid in the radiator and that the cooler inside the radiator had let go, this can cause coolant to go into the transmission once the engine is shut off. I initially thought it might be the transmission slipping. The noise starts about 20 mph and will do it all the way up. I can shift from 1-2 nice and smooth during acceleration, but when I start to let off the throttle and it shifts to 3rd it lags a bit and thuds like the transmission is slipping. CarComplaints. Keep your foot off the brake pedal. Then today I was driving in a straight line with normal acceleration and the car started to clunk as i accelerated, it has never done this before. It doesn't happen at higher speed/revs. Doesn't get better or worse. I am hearing a clunking/knocking noise when I accelerate and decelerate, especially in lower gears. It is a clunk that does feel like someone kicked the back of the truck. Now it sounds like something is grinding when I'm cruising at around 30-50 mph, get a clunk when the tranny downshifts or if I accelerate and let off the gas pedal. If I shifted into neutral it would stop. Loud clunk noise after I let off the gas AFTER I've reached at least 10-15 mph 2 Answers 2009 Nissan Titan SE. But sad to tell everyone that I got ripped off royaly by a con artist on Craigslist. I feel a thump clunk when I take foot off the gas pedal Some Mercedes-Benz cars with 4Matic such as ML, GL, R, S, E Class (or any car with 4wd) may develop a clunk, thump when you let go of the gas pedal. Usually happens after letting off accelerator then getting back on. HelloIm trying to pin-point the source of my automatic 73 240z rear end clunk. Clunking when I let off the accelerator but only at around 50mph???? Help Please!!!! Hank the Tank. but there was a short lag in acceleration causing the. Titan clunking If I'm driving at about 40 or more and I take my foot off the throttle it feels like there's this clunk or slight bang. NOW, there is a clunk when I lift off, and when I hit the accelerator after shifting gears. Knocking or more of a clunk, read for details (yes I searched) 1 Answer Hearing a knock while drivingsay Im just cruizing down the road, not giving it a lot of gasif I let off the gas and tap it quickly I hear a knock or clunk like two cast casings being lightly. By TPain, made a nasty clunking noise when you were on/off the gas pedal. Goes away when you press on throttle, comes back when to let off. Cold Mornings, start the car, terrible clunking noise. I was wondering if anyone has experienced a clunking noise when driving, then let off the gas pedal and then on re-acceleration a loud bang/clunk noise comes from the rear of the truck. Any help or suggestions out there would greatly be appreciated. Transmission disengaging gear after letting off accelerator? Post by Bet_Ur_Azz » Wed Sep 30, 2009 6:02 pm When I accelerate from a stop light or stop sign say up to 20mph or so, and see that I need to stop again soon I let off my accelerator with the hopes that my Flex can "coast" to the next stop. Just wanted to let anyone else who was having the same issue to try that first. If I was smoothly accelerating there wasn't a problem. 2010 Prius with about 145,000 miles on it. Clunk when stopping and pulling away. (Apologies if this has been mentioned before but I couldn't find anything in Search) Lately I've been noticing a 'clunk' noise when letting off the. it has new power divider and clutch and clutch brake. After the install I've been noticing a clunk whenever I put the car in reverse, sometimes when I'm taking off, or even when I start the car. Ran smoothly after initial acceleration. Lugs are tight Posted by Mike Fleming on May 10, 2018. Just a good idea to get it replace soon as you can before other metal things rubbing against it might get damaged. you just tap the gas, it goes clunk, let off it it goes clunk. Offers Auto Repair Services You Can Count On! We Work on Import and Domestic Vehicles! Since 2007, Southside Automotive Inc. Most notable when put in reverse, in drive, 2nd gear to 1st gear downshifts, 1st to 2nd gear upshifts and when letting off accelerator going downhill. It seems to stop when I turn to the right, even during acceleration. This is a good sign of a worn or unlubricated clutch release mechanism. shes just as quiet and smooth as she was when she was new. Read also: 5 Symptoms of a Bad Fuel Pressure Sensor and Replacement Cost Drive Shaft Replacement Cost. This should be replaced with a revised synchronizer ring. If the car makes noise when turning at low speeds, look into the power steering system or the suspension. A Naphlex (sp) bolt "fell out" of the mount. Im thinking something in the rear end. I hear a sharp clunk noise when accelerating after a stop or near-stop. If I'm on the accelerator it will change extremely smooth. This Legacy started has been displaying a super annoying clunk when I take off my foot off the brake pedal. I took carb off tonight and when I removed the bowls and there is probably an 1/8" of brown gunk in the bottom of them. check for any leaks, found none. this noise was one of the reasons I went with the SE compensator. When I use the gas peddle,no noise. More of a vibration shakenot like a death wobble shake. I took off my center console cover and used my hand to turn the direction of the shaft back and forth. I have new drive rubbers and aluminum bushings 500 km ago. Page 2 of 3 - Help! Big Clunk When Accelerating Or Lifting Off Accelerator - posted in Problems, Questions and Technical: Yes you can, make sure the shell is supported by the floor pan, I usually jack the car by the subframe then use breeze block and a plank of wood to spread the load, use the Jack to lower the rear of the subframe once you loosen the tower bolts. They could be snapping as torque is applied and removed. Ford Focus - Clunk on gear change. Clunk from the rear when gas let off or on mar. The noise you hear is all differential. Hi everyone!I'm new to the corvette world with my first,a 74 454 that appears to be original except for paint. Our recommendation would be to have the clunking noise when turning fixed first and see if that fixes all of the problems you are having. i just had power divider fixed and i wonder if the. I believe that the scenario is that when you take off, the pinion wants to go up, requiring the driveshaft to shorten slightly, which means that the slip yoke has to push in to the case a little. But if I am accelerating and then suddenly let off the gas pedal (which I don't do often if at all) I get a clunking sound. Lugs are tight Posted by Mike Fleming on May 10, 2018. First of all the noise sounds like its coming from the engine bay/suspension More towards the right side (passenger). Clunking noise when letting off the gas. If the car makes noise when turning at low speeds, look into the power steering system or the suspension. it's hard to tell. By TPain, made a nasty clunking noise when you were on/off the gas pedal. It's just really bothering me because it just started a week ago, before that no issues there whatsoever. On occasion, warmed up or cold, when I let my foot off the accelerator, usually while in the middle of increasing speed, I will get a clunk feeling/noise through the drive train. When the rubber deteriorates, it allows the diff. Some Mercedes-Benz cars with 4Matic such as ML, GL, R, S, E Class (or any car with 4wd) may develop a clunk, thump when you let go of the gas pedal. I want to guess its between the engine and the drive shaft. Lugs are tight Posted by Mike Fleming on May 10, 2018. Ford's number for this recall is 16S32. this usually gets rid of the clunking. If I press the gas pedal it goes away, but as soon as I take my foot off the gas it is back. If it moves around a lot, it an clunk down when it settles back after a load is taken off. Noise: Banging or clunking while making a turn, backing up, or rapid deceleration (like on a freeway off-ramp). Since almost all the fuel is cut off anyway when you take your foot off the accelerator pedal I can't see that you could have caused any damage. Mine has been doing this primarily when I shift into drive, but also occasionally when I accelerate hard through a shift or let off the accelerator after a hard pull. anyone have any idea? At around 50 mph when i let off the gas i hear a horrible. you can feel it through the pedals and seems to be from drivers side but cannot be sure. One thing that is concerning is a front end/possible transmission clunk at acceleration from a stop. I let off on the gas and the rattling stopped. I can also feel/see my shift knob tilt forward slightly. I have a clunking sound in the rear part of my car (89 325I). I have been noticing a 'clunk' feeling/noise when transitioning between slowing down and speeding up. Or, sometimes hard acceleration when moving. Can't find cause. Transmission disengaging gear after letting off accelerator? Post by Bet_Ur_Azz » Wed Sep 30, 2009 6:02 pm When I accelerate from a stop light or stop sign say up to 20mph or so, and see that I need to stop again soon I let off my accelerator with the hopes that my Flex can "coast" to the next stop. When I am driving anywhere over 40mph and I completely let off the gas pedalI get this really loud rumbling noise and it shakes the jeep pretty good. Hi Guys, my 206 52reg gti (yes i have a 206 shoot me now lol!) has developed a clunking when dipping clutch/changing gear and when accelerating hard and then lifting off again. So scenario goes, driving straight, constant throttle, no issue. Knocking or more of a clunk, read for details (yes I searched) 1 Answer Hearing a knock while drivingsay Im just cruizing down the road, not giving it a lot of gasif I let off the gas and tap it quickly I hear a knock or clunk like two cast casings being lightly. But I don't think Cal had much input into this game. the clunking noise has been reduced dramatically and shifting is smoother. Titan clunking If I'm driving at about 40 or more and I take my foot off the throttle it feels like there's this clunk or slight bang. Package sizes include: • 1-Quart Bottle. I was wondering if anyone has experienced a clunking noise when driving, then let off the gas pedal and then on re-acceleration a loud bang/clunk noise comes from the rear of the truck. It sounds as if its coming form where the front axels are but not sure. Three dealers have indicated no problem after full diagnostic evaluation. Several years ago, when going from "stopped-at-a-stoplight" to full speed, I slowly depress the gas pedal. Ford's number for this recall is 16S32. When I was considering my next car, the clunk factor was one I took in when considering a BA and reading on here the amount of people talking about driveline lash and clunk, it guided me towards the opposition. When I shift into neutral and coast, I did not experience any clunking and thumping. It is not a continuous clunking but it just happens once at hard accelerating or decelerating. Cause This condition may be caused by a "slip stick" condition resulting in the clunk noise or feel through the steering wheel. When the self-test occurs, you may hear a clunk noise and/or feel a pulsation in the brake pedal. 08 Jeep Liberty 4wd,when I let off the accelerator I hear a clunk from the front driver side. let me rephrase where is the bushing. out will also give you a. Properly tightening these bolts can help prevent this problem. Re: "Clunk" noise under normal acceleration Mine's a 97 2wd 5-spd and it clunks only when letting off the clutch from a stop, unless I let off the clutch VERY slowly at the friction point. I can shift from 1-2 nice and smooth during acceleration, but when I start to let off the throttle and it shifts to 3rd it lags a bit and thuds like the transmission is slipping. loud clank when you hit the gas hard, and let off the gas from accelerating. When I come to a complete stop and then give it gas again it happens also. Weird: pulls left when accelerating, pulls right when letting off accelerator. Also occasionally hear clunk/rattle under the bus toward the rear in transmission area, usually on acceleration in first or second gear. Are you experiencing whining noise when accelerating your car to high RPM speeds? This seems to be a common problem with many cars. I had a 2004 Trailblazer that used to make a thump (not really a clunk) that I could kinda feel. Re: When i let off the accelerator, there is a clunk ? Most likely a gearbox mount (normally clunking after acceleration is the rear one as that is the one that takes the load under acceleration, more noticeable in lower gears because the torque forces are greater). Three dealers have indicated no problem after full diagnostic evaluation. When I come to a complete stop or slow down to first or second gear and then accelerate there is a loud clunk noise. Mine has been doing this primarily when I shift into drive, but also occasionally when I accelerate hard through a shift or let off the accelerator after a hard pull. I let off on the gas and the rattling stopped. I just found this to be annoying now. Is this normal and should it be doing this all the time even when already moving, stopping at a junction and moving off again?. Knocking or more of a clunk, read for details (yes I searched) 1 Answer Hearing a knock while drivingsay Im just cruizing down the road, not giving it a lot of gasif I let off the gas and tap it quickly I hear a knock or clunk like two cast casings being lightly. If the car makes noise when turning at low speeds, look into the power steering system or the suspension. com : Car complaints, car problems and defect information. The dealer that I bought it from said that it was pre inspected and all fluids were changed. Note that I don't slam on the gas like a cab driver, just your normal relaxed driving. 0 Mustang Tech: 9: Feb 28, 2007: J: Clunking when letting clutch out in. The car revvs and increases speed. Acceleration is pretty good, especially considering my car is a hybrid. It almost sounds like when you put it in first from neutral from a stop. Yesterday while driving home from work when I let off the gas I started hearing a clunking noise coming from the rear (possibly from the right rear passenger area). Ford Focus - Clunk on gear change. Re: When i let off the accelerator, there is a clunk ? Most likely a gearbox mount (normally clunking after acceleration is the rear one as that is the one that takes the load under acceleration, more noticeable in lower gears because the torque forces are greater). Far from a finely tuned mechanical musical instrument, if you hear these types of noises under your hood when your car is shifting gears, you need a certified, experienced technician to inspect your transmission. There's a small amount of clearance (backlash) between the ring and pinion in the differential. The cold water gushes out of our tap and our water hammer problem has not been rectified through the installation of several water hammer arrestors and ensuring that the pipes are properly cliped to joists. Just bought the vehicle yesterday, makes the same clunk when letting off gas and accelerating as two others that I test drove. Clunk noise after hard on then off the accelerator. Any ideas?. My wife's 2004 H6 VDC Outback wagon makes a clunking noise, that you can feel as well as hear, when you hit the accelerator and the transmission downshifts. 2L, 44re tranny, 249 tfr case. If you can reproduce the problem while looking under the car, and the engine and drive train are not flopping around, it has to be internal. Drivetrain clunking normal or not? Let me start by saying I finally pulled the trigger and purchased a 2014 ELR. Car is dirty ass fuck inside and out, but she seems to be running good aside of this noise I keep hearing. The splines may be worn. Tap again and it clunks again. This is also known as launch shudder. Mine seems like there is a little play in the driveline somewhere, to if I let off the throttle and coast, then give it some throttle, there is a slight hesitation and a clunk. Every time I accelerate and then let off - when it goes into the higher gear it bucks/clunks. it seems that it is coming from the rear left wheel but i am not positive. Not sure what it could be, but it is bothering me like crazy. I am having no suspension clunking over bumps etc but I can reproduce this clunking in 2nd gear at only 1800RPM too so it doesn't take a lot of torque to make it happen. This clunk does NOT happen when starting from a stop. I have learned to adjust my driving to keep it from happening and it works most the time. Clunk/thump on acceleration when engine cold Help, Advice, Owners' Discussion and DIY Tutorials on Volvo's stylish, distinctive "P2" platform cars. Like many others this was the car I wanted back when Cadillac announced it was coming out but when they released the pricing I lost interest quickly. I am hearing a clunking/knocking noise when I accelerate and decelerate, especially in lower gears. Clunk when let clutch out or off the gas Rearends and Differentials - Mark Williams Enterprises Clunk when let clutch out or off the gas - Yellow Bullet Forums Yellow Bullet Forums > Technical Section > Rearends and Differentials - Mark Williams Enterprises. Also occasionally hear clunk/rattle under the bus toward the rear in transmission area, usually on acceleration in first or second gear. might wanna check some of your mounts, tranny, motor etc. 08 FJC AT 13,000 miles I have an intermittent clunk when taking off after coming to a stop. Only happens when im traveling 45 to 50 mph area. If it is fully torqued (WOT), going over a bump may be just enough to make the diff bang on something or the bushings themselves bang on the metal sleeves if the rubber has squirted out of them. It is a clunk that does feel like someone kicked the back of the truck. Alignment can only be off in one direction or the other. Lugs are tight check and inspect c/v axle upper and lower ball joints --upper lower control arms --hub --. has provided motorists in the Marquette, MI 49855 area with comprehensive auto repair services that include General Services, Car & Truck Care, Undercar Services, Alignment, Brakes, Engine & Transmission, Engine Maintenance, Transmission. If you don’t replace these components in a timely manner, the ticking noises may progress into a whining or clunking noise. Its def not the u-joints! I found this online and wonder if this could be the cause, also how would I check to see if it is the cause? "With Fords limited slip axle, clutches are used. If I keep my foot on the gas and hold a steady 20-25 mph I do not get the clank but is I cost over the dip I hear a loud clank. Feel a "clunk" when letting off accelerator then pressing it again Discussion in ' Gen 3 Prius Care, Maintenance & Troubleshooting ' started by 04priusnow , Jun 27, 2017. hey guys i have an 06 4. Re: "Clunk" noise under normal acceleration Mine's a 97 2wd 5-spd and it clunks only when letting off the clutch from a stop, unless I let off the clutch VERY slowly at the friction point. Clunk noise after hard on then off the accelerator. It kind of makes the noise if I let off the gas and let it coast but it make a noticeably louder noise when I use the gas. looking under neath at all rubber body. But, I remembered that the evening before, when my radio was turned down, that if I released the accelerator while moving forward at about 25 mph, then pressing it again, I'd hear a faint clunk. Clunking noise when letting off the gas. I let off on the gas and the rattling stopped. i brake all the time in a city. This will let the yoke move up and down with changes in drive line torque. I replaced the clutch cable about 2 months ago, but did not change the fork, would this have anything to do with it?. Original colors cigarette cream and beetle green. This happens only after deaccelerating for 3-5 seconds after the mass of the car starts to slow. Could any of these repairs be linked the clunking noise?thank you. Above 60mph not as bad but still be can felt. 0 Mustang Tech: 9: Feb 28, 2007: J: Clunking when letting clutch out in. Immediately or shortly after entering 2nd let off gas, 4. com about this, I save all articles to my hard drive as they take them down and put up new articles on a regular basis. my vehicle has developed a clunking noise when I let off and get back on the accelerator. The tranny or torque converter stays engaged. When accelerating from a dead stop, my D will hesitate for a small fraction of a second and then will engage hard with a loud clunk. loud clank when you hit the gas hard, and let off the gas from accelerating. But some say the CVT’s sluggishness goes too far. While going through neighborhoods ect. At West Coast Differentials, we have been diagnosing, repairing and upgrading axles and differentials since 1982. Does anyone else have the same, I'm hoping it's a mount issue rather than the gearbox itself. Any ideas?. I first thought it was in my wheels because I just took off my wheels and painted them with Plasti-Dip. It is almost like the suspension is bound and the acceleration vs. This page is a list of common faults that Nissan Micra k11 owners have reported over the years. I recently had work done to the van including front Wheel hub bearings,brakes,rotors,and transmission fluid change. The "PING" is a very distinct driveshaft sound, I would bet money that it is not your differential. If you don’t replace these components in a timely manner, the ticking noises may progress into a whining or clunking noise. There is one bolt holding the tension pulley assembly,under that bolt there is a bushing,thats is the one. Common Issues When Transmission Makes Clunking Noise. I have just recently started getting a loud bang,crack or clunk( whatever it is called) when accelerating from stand still. Also feeling/hearing clunking noice when pressing acceleration and letting off, possibly from trans I assume. *** When opening oven door on Kenmore wall oven, handle fell off one side and glass door exploded into me. Its a single knock when letting off the gas or when punching the gas. You drop it off at 9am; We knock it out of the park and call you to let you know your vehicle is ready. I kinda barely tap the accelerator to get it moving then coast for 10 or 15 yards and then apply steady throttle and it does not do it. If I accelerate then let off it wil clunk into the next gear up. Engine clunk when switched off - Dizzy {P} DRB, I think that all you did by switching off before coming to a stop was to cut off the fuel supply to the cylinders. Only once, but does it every time unless i EASE it into or out of acceleration. Started hearing a "clunk" when I let off the accelerator and when it down shifts. There is some slop in the driveshaft carrier bearing. The clunk is mostly only when shifting to a higher gear after I've eased off the accelerator. I have noticed a clunking noise after I accelerate and lay off the gas also when decelerating then letting off the gas. Was driving it yesterday and when you let off or ease up on throttle the is a knocking noise that sounds like coming from r-side of front end. Glad to finally get this answered so I can quit babying this thing. Is this normal characteristic or not?. My 1995 Jeep Grand Cherokee will "clunk" once when letting off the gas pedal quickly, after accelerating. It shifts perfectly and drives very smooth at all speeds. Then when I take off it makes a clunk sound. Hey guys I have an 07 Si that I just replaced the clutch in with a CC Stage 4 and 9. I'm really not all that sure about this one. out will also give you a. My wife's 2004 H6 VDC Outback wagon makes a clunking noise, that you can feel as well as hear, when you hit the accelerator and the transmission downshifts. Also it not only happens when I let off of the accelerator, It also sometimes happens when the tranny shifts. When I shift into neutral and coast, I did not experience any clunking and thumping. When accelerating from a dead stop, my D will hesitate for a small fraction of a second and then will engage hard with a loud clunk. anyone have any idea? At around 50 mph when i let off the gas i hear a horrible. Under light acceleration and cruising, the clunking and thumping is not prevalent, however, a whining sound can be heard periodically. Very annoying!. After I stop, if I just hold the brake on, as soon as I let off the brake and not even move I can make it clunk without accelerating. Its not from the car jolting forward when the rpm amounts lower and slow the car because when you brake check, no clunk or bang. If you are cruising at 75mph with gas pedal down just a little to maintain speed its fine, but the second you let of the gas at any speed over 40mph you get a pretty bad wobble. I have noticed a clunking noise after I accelerate and lay off the gas also when decelerating then letting off the gas. Have a problem with Jiffy Lube customer service? We have the corporate office phone number, complaints email address, BBB rating, and hours of operation. In some cases, long-term wear on the gearshift assembly could erode the height of the shift blocker, creating the potential for the vehicle to shift out of park. When I get over 60 mph and let off of the gas there is a grinding/rattling noise. Especially when you're going slow and trying to manage slow speed on and off the clutch in traffic. Guaranteed big clunk. CV joints failing will make a rapid clicking sound during acceleration at any steering angle. Car slows and shifts to first Loud clunk or clank, seems to come from tranny or drivetrain. Took it to the dealer and they said it might be the electric coupling and need to remove the driveshaft. Car steers and drives the same. This page is a list of common faults that Nissan Micra k11 owners have reported over the years. Its worse when I'm going downhill. That lasted about 1k miles. some 2011 f-150 raptor vehicles may exhibit excessive clunk or a chirp/slip/bump condition from the driveshaft on acceleration from a stop or when bringing the vehicle to a stop. It's a pretty dramatic clunk, enough that you can feel it in the pedal, and in the seat. But if I am accelerating and then suddenly let off the gas pedal (which I don't do often if at all) I get a clunking sound. Its a single knock when letting off the gas or when punching the gas. 2) no I didn't search for 'clunk', I wouldn't know what to search for unless it involves a clutch. I can shift from 1-2 nice and smooth during acceleration, but when I start to let off the throttle and it shifts to 3rd it lags a bit and thuds like the transmission is slipping. I also have the same problem only that i get the clunk only when im in neautral and the car moves slightly back but i think maybe its because my tie rods are completely gone and i havent replaced them since i dropped my rsx but ill be getting an alighnment this friday and ill let you know if that solves my problem. It's happening all the time, including on smooth roads. If starting off from a stop or a really slow speed >15mph i get a strange clunk from the front as i start out. it's now at 212,000kms, gets a bit of grease pushed in via nipples, and the bushings are still quiet, solid and like new. At West Coast Differentials, we have been diagnosing, repairing and upgrading axles and differentials since 1982. it has new power divider and clutch and clutch brake. Let's hope it's a u-joint issue, cheap and easy fix. There was no impact. Much like a failed shock, when one goes bad the others aren't far behind, so replace them all. Weird: pulls left when accelerating, pulls right when letting off accelerator. [/QUOTE] Yep thats almost definitely got to be a worn diff on its way out. It doesn't happen at higher speed/revs. You drop it off at 9am; We knock it out of the park and call you to let you know your vehicle is ready. 08 Jeep Liberty 4wd,when I let off the accelerator I hear a clunk from the front driver side. I've been dealing with a similiar problem with my '99, but I've come to find out that it was a misfiring cylinder that caused some severe thumping when letting off the gas. When I'm driving slow around town and I let off the gas and press on the gas I get a rear end clunking noise. I feel like I have the same "clunk" with my 07, although Im at 90K. My 2014 is clunking when I let off the gas after accelerating. Then when I take off it makes a clunk sound. is this after heavy acceleration or all the time when easing off of the throttle? have you experienced and other loud breaking noises or did this just kind of start happening. Let's use my car as an example. The "PING" is a very distinct driveshaft sound, I would bet money that it is not your differential. When the wheel is off the ground, the shock is as short as it is going to get. Only when I let off the accelerator it will clunk and when I step on it. Now it sounds like something is grinding when I'm cruising at around 30-50 mph, get a clunk when the tranny downshifts or if I accelerate and let off the gas pedal. Again, thanks for your help, all comments are appreciated. You pick it up and pay the balance. It quits when I completley let of the gas but if I hold the pedal with just slight pressure on it, it continuously makes the noise until I get back on the gas again. By TPain, made a nasty clunking noise when you were on/off the gas pedal. When I'm in, say, third, and accelerate then let off, the clunk is a little audible, and i can feel it significantly. Is this normal and should it be doing this all the time even when already moving, stopping at a junction and moving off again?. First time poster here. Package sizes include: • 1-Quart Bottle. Below is a list of some of the most important parts of the Miata. When I stop, sometimes I hear it clunk while I am decelerating. This occurred only when I attempted a hard acceleration when already moving (ie when passing another vehicle on a two lane hwy). I do have a question though: my 200, which has a 62te 6-speed and 43k miles, has a fairly loud clunking sound when I take my foot off the accelerator or reapply acceleration, and it seems to happen during low-speed driving (e. I guess my cylinders at some point got caught and started making that awful clunking sound and when I took my foot off the accelerator pedal and put it back on it seemed to reset it. I've had this problem with the driveline clunking when I step on the gas, let off of the gas, and shift into drive and reverse. 2014 SE - Intermittent Hard Shift Clunk. Re: Clunk when letting off/giving gas Make sure your differential bushing is in good shape, also the rear subframe bushings. When anybody drives the car, including myself when you let off the gas, or shift etc. Let’s check out the reasons for a steering wheel makes noise when turning: At low speeds Power steering system or the suspension is the reason for creating noise at low-speed turning. This also happens when I step on the brakes with medium pressure while in cruise mode. Lately I've noticed a clunking noise towards the front end when letting off the accelerator going around 55-65mph, It seems to be worse when going down hill when I ease off the accelerator. 0 with an AOD, While I'm driving and just as I let off the gas at any given speed somehwere in the driveline there is a clunking. Sometimes when i accelerate from highway speeds to say 95 and then let off the accelerator to slow back to 65 the transmission seems to "hang" in a lower gear and not upshift which holds the car at a higher rpm. I always have the pre-lock clunk, but occasionally I have a clunk or clunk-clunk in the first half block of driving. By Tech Star, November 7, 2009 in The Neobahn. Sounded like it is coming from the front passenger side. Eddie spent 35 years in the automotive business with Honda. Every time I accelerate and then let off - when it goes into the higher gear it bucks/clunks. The problem has not gotten worse with time and seems to be doing it much less now. I have had a lot of front end clunks going on. I have a '14 sierra that just rolled 5k miles and for the last 3 weeks or so I have a loud metallic "clunk" noise that sounds typical of a bad u joint. It is almost like the suspension is bound and the acceleration vs. Was driving it yesterday and when you let off or ease up on throttle the is a knocking noise that sounds like coming from r-side of front end. The clunk is usually the ball joint getting worn, needing grease or is just shot. Strange pop in front end on acceleration - posted in Handling, Brakes and Tires: I have a strange pop or clunk after braking for a stop and then accelerating. After owning a couple of different. The problem used to be a light thing every now and then but now it does it at every light. To drive it without the clunk, I have to go very easy on the gas pedal initially, and then it's fine. As TTAC’s Timothy Cain said in his heartfelt obituary, the 200’s passing is more than just the loss of a slow-selling model — it’s the death of FCA’s midsize car portfolio. Any help or suggestions out there would greatly be appreciated. Some Mercedes-Benz cars with 4Matic such as ML, GL, R, S, E Class (or any car with 4wd) may develop a clunk, thump when you let go of the gas pedal.