my transmission has rattling noise around the bell housing which you can feel by touch at idle, and goes away as rpm increases


Asked by Mar 02, 2015 at 01:37 AM about the 1996 Ford Explorer 4 Dr XLT 4WD SUV

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

2 Answers


Could be a cracked flex plate or an internal torque converter problem.

Bob Beaman

In addition to what "tennisshoes" stated, loose torque converter to flex plate nuts, loose flywheel bolts, stuck Starter bendix, etc.

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