Mysterious noises

Schaible, David David.Schaible at
Tue Sep 5 17:07:09 EDT 2006

This sounds like a classic example of worn tranny mounts or center
driveshaft bearing.

-----Original Message-----
From: Peter Schulz [mailto:pcschulz at] 
Sent: Tuesday, September 05, 2006 11:11 AM
To: Mark Trank; 200q20v at
Subject: Re: Mysterious noises


Clunking over bumps or clunking when accelerating?

Accellerating, could be the drive shaft CV joints need to be repacked 
with grease.
Clunking over bumps,. could be broken exhaust hangers, or the fwd 
bushing on the trailing control arms needs replacement.



At 08:58 AM 9/5/2006, Mark Trank wrote:
>My 200q has developed a "clunk" somewhere in the drive train and as
>I can tell it appears to be mid-car.  Under all but the most gentle
>acceleration (in lower gears -- usually 1st to 2nd gear) it will start
>to clunk and feels like I'm running over something.  Could it be
>exhaust-related?  Any ideas?  Thanks, Mark
>91 200q20v 130k
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-Peter Schulz
Chelmsford Ma, USA

1991 200 20v Q Avant Titan Grey
1991 200 20v Q Avant Indigo Mica
1991 90 20v Q Red

1990 CQ silver (awaiting S2 engine transplant)
1991 CQ silver  (potentially replacing the 1990 for  the transplant)
1990 CQ red ( to part or not)

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