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car chirping

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by dylandercole, Dec 22, 2009.

  1. Dec 22, 2009 at 8:23 PM
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    dylandercole

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    For the past week or so my car has been chirping. It sounds like its coming from the transmission. It stops if i put very slight pressure on the clutch pedal. i changed my clutch about a month ago if that matters. any thoughts?
     
  2. Dec 22, 2009 at 8:30 PM
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    Sounds like it could be the throw out bearing.....
     
  3. Dec 22, 2009 at 8:30 PM
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    It's the throw-out bearing. Seen it hundreds of times, but is it in your "car" or "truck?"
     
  4. Dec 22, 2009 at 8:30 PM
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    ya but i replaced the throwout bearing along with my clutch. It was brand new
     
  5. Dec 22, 2009 at 8:31 PM
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    truck. my apologies. and i jsut couldnt think it would be because i just replaced it
     
  6. Dec 22, 2009 at 8:32 PM
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    what wasn't replaced with the clutch? i'm thnking the throw out bearing is the culprit.
     
  7. Dec 22, 2009 at 11:59 PM
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    the only thing not replaced was the flywheel. The pressure pad, clutch plate, throwout bearing and pilot bearing were all replaced
     
  8. Dec 23, 2009 at 7:00 AM
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    No prob. Dylan. I hope you didn't take that the wrong way--Wasn't trying to sound like a smart-ass. Just didn't want your "truck's" feelings to get hurt. :)
    Man, I don't know, "chirping" is usually indicative of the throw-out bearing. The other thing you could check is the linkage to the clutch pedal I guess. It's not likely a brand new bearing would chirp, but I suppose it's not impossible either. Good luck. :thumbsup:
     
  9. Dec 23, 2009 at 10:18 AM
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    dont worry I was just messing too. yea im really hoping a brand new bearing wouldnt make noises. but thats what I was thinking too. could I have messed it up in anyway putting it on. (not that it matters im not opening that trranny back up anytime soon)
     
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