i have a 2003 cobra, had the gears change 373 and now there is a hum. the tech went back end but its still there help.

Asked by Jan 13, 2015 at 07:35 PM about the 2003 Ford Mustang SVT Cobra Convertible

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have a 2003 cobra had gears changed, and now there is a hum. the tech went back end
but it's still there help.

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242,015

Check the u-joints, wheel bearings, driveshaft balance or backlash of the gears.

24,825

The gear change has to be absolutely to spec, otherwise - humming noise. Is it a higher-pitched hum or lower-pitched hum? Is it constant or does it change when cornering? Does it change under load? Does it disappear when depressing the clutch at speed?

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5,195

Make sure diff is filled to proper level with lube.

10

It's a low pitch hum, and goes away with throttle off, but continueious while using throttle, I to had my gears changed and that's when it first started

5,195

Sounds like the mechanic didn't set the backlash correct.

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