R154 problem

Eskimo

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#1
Noise in 3rd gear rattles like a son of a bitch no other gear noise is at all rpm I think the bearing for 3rd just shot shit if anyone has had this issue info would be appreciated thanks in advance
 

cinderMK3

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#3
How wore are your mounts(tranny and engine)? I ask because twist/backlash from the transmission will cause an excess wear on the mating surfaces inside and lead to this eventually.
just something to check on if you replace or rebuild the gearbox