making noise when in reverse and loud whining noise when you let off gas

Jennifer Griffith

Asked by Apr 13, 2016 at 11:31 AM about the 1999 Ford Explorer 2 Dr Sport 4WD SUV

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Most of the time when I put my truck into reverse
makes grinding noise and if I go above 30 and let
off gas makes loud whining noise does anyone
know what it could be??

2 Answers


Definitely sounds like a tranny problem. You'll need advice from a tranny shop, probably a overhaul or rebuild.

Jennifer Griffith

Thank you for the advice I will def be taking it in!!

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