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#1 (permalink) Old 02-09-2005, 06:22 PM
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Well I don't actually....it's getting towed in tomorrow morning. My wife was driving the 325ix today and when she went to pull out a loud clicking or grinding noice came front he front of the car. Now everyone is telling me I smoked the clutch but...would I even be able to shift it into gear if the clutch was smoked? I would think that if it is gone that the shifter would not go out of the nuetral position.. used I thinking it's something maybe in the transfer case. Either way i figure this gonna cost about 8 or 9 hundred bucks till its all said and done. oh well....thats part of the joys of driving the ultimate driving machine :P

btw ..the first thing I thought was omg the timing belt but the car is running fine...so it has to be something in the drive train.

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#2 (permalink) Old 02-09-2005, 06:49 PM
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you could have striped the plate. wich would happen as you let the clutch out and the two surfaces made contact.

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woman shouldnt drive

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Originally posted by Hoppy's535i@Feb 9 2005, 06:49 PM
you could have striped the plate. wich would happen as you let the clutch out and the two surfaces made contact.

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woman should drive
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