what the heck is this thing on my tranny???

what the heck is this thing on my tranny???

Postby Coaster [OP] » April 22nd 2014, 11:15pm

in my persistent chasing of the mysterious clunk i spotted this thing. it seems to be a vibration dampner?? doesnt seem to be attached to anything other than the obvious.

weird.

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Re: what the heck is this thing on my tranny???

Postby 97cargocrawler » April 22nd 2014, 11:20pm

It's that "extra" part all trannies have. Call it a dongle. :D

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My transmission does not have that vestigial appendage.
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Re: what the heck is this thing on my tranny???

Postby Big_kid » April 23rd 2014, 5:23am

Mine used to have it until the trans went out. The replacement didn't have the mount holes so I didn't bother with it, and I don't miss it.
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Re: what the heck is this thing on my tranny???

Postby Casey » April 24th 2014, 4:22pm

Coaster wrote:it seems to be a vibration dampner??


Yes, it's designed to absorb driveline vibrations.
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