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Author Topic: Gear Box Whine  (Read 1893 times)

Offline StewDay

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Gear Box Whine
« on: December 15, 2015, 02:10:28 pm »
Wondering if anyone has encountered similar on a Punto Evo Abarth.... from gear 3-6 from 20mph to excess of 70... a whining noise is noticeable that is only drowned out by acceleration. At past 70 it seem to get louder and more intense. Any suggestions what i might be?? Its under warranty still so cost inst really a issue. Cheers.

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    Offline Pp4811

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    Re: Gear Box Whine
    « Reply #1 on: December 15, 2015, 07:04:24 pm »
    I don't know if the evo has the m32 gearbox like the grande but it could either be the gearbox on its way out or a wheel bearing. When you pull off or change gear and apply power does the gearstick move or twitch?

    Offline rallyman

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    Re: Gear Box Whine
    « Reply #2 on: January 11, 2016, 12:02:53 am »
    Evo has the C635 gearbox from the Giulietta rather than the M32 gearbox. My Evo has a whine from the rear wheel bearing - one replaced under warranty, the other got noisy after warranty. I hope this helps.