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      05-09-2012, 09:57 AM   #3
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Originally Posted by RenoE92M3 View Post
I noticed a very faint rattle at idle and in neutral that went away with the clutch depressed. Told my service advisor that I thought the throwing bearing was going bad. The mechanic confirmed the noise and changed the bearing today and the noise didnt go away. So they ordered a new 6mt and it goes in tomorrow. I'm honestly very happy I get a new trans for free but has anybody else had this problem? My car only has 29000 miles and there are no drivability issues at all.
This sounds totally normal to me. The clutches just rattle in neutral.