View Single Post
      11-09-2012, 02:09 PM   #8
kiwi29
Team iTouge
 
kiwi29's Avatar
 
Drives: 09 M-Tech 328i
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Long Beach, CA

Posts: 2,074
iTrader: (9)

Quote:
Originally Posted by ~XxTeexX~ View Post
Sounds like typical torsion spring that popped out from its seating and rattling around the trans bell housing. Youll need a complete clutch/pressure plate/tb bearing kit. This happens all the time from speed/power shifting abuse from watching to many option2/initial D videos. Kids tend to mimic racers on video ..esp the little heel toe picture in picture at the left corner of those japanese best motoring videos.
Lol I did say no bashing but hey you actually threw your two cents in it so ill accept it. I didn't do a hardshift when I grabbed second, I did it normally almost like a granny shift. It was raining so there was no reason for me to act a fool but I did use to do it a lot when I was younger and when I first had my car. Any idea how much the kit would cost?

Quote:
Originally Posted by Three_thirty_I View Post
Yep, I cringe when hearing tyres chirp on gear changes! That's a lot of shock energy that is bound to brake something!!!
I can't deny I've done this quite a few times after getting my cdv installed but it didn't seem reasonable last night.

Quote:
Originally Posted by Three_thirty_I View Post
Gearbox specialist is the place to go obviously. But yes, maybe something as simple as a gearbox mount, but listening what you are saying it does sound like something a bit more serious, maybe the dual mass flywheel has broken apart, or maybe the friction material on the clutch has cracked or broken off - it is held in place by rivets...

Please keep us updated!
Will do! Thanks for your input, I thought of the same thing this morning. But my car was still able to drive up the driveway when I balanced out no problem but I didn't release the clutch all the way
__________________
Quote:
Originally Posted by The HACK View Post
I'm going to use a very simple analogy, I hope you'll understand.
Driving is like having sex.
It really is. You can read up all you want about how to please a woman, you can look at all the diagrams in the world, but just like the clitoris, you won't know what the hell an apex is before you actually find it.
kiwi29 is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote