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Curtis, Australia Car Mechanic
Category: Australia Car
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GEARBOX IS FULL OF METAL FROM TEETH, GREATWALL X240 2010

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GEARBOX IS FULL OF METAL FROM TEETH
JA: What is the make/model/year of your car?
Customer: GREATWALL X240 2010 PETROL WAGON 4WD
JA: Has the vehicle turned into a gas hog? And how does it start -- same as usual?
Customer: NO VERY ECONOMICAL AND STARTS AS WHEN NEW
JA: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: YES MYSELF AND BROTHER SO FAR REMOVED GEARBOX FITTED NEW CLUTCH PARTS REPLACED GEARBOX ONLY TO FIND WHEN WE REMOVED OIL PLUG LOTS OF METAL
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: I HAVE BEEN LED TO BELEIVE THAT THE 2006 PETROL GEARBOX IS THE SAME COULD YOU CONFIRM THIS
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Australia Car
Expert:  Gary replied 11 months ago.

Hi there,

How much metal, and how large are the fragments on the drain plug?

Was there any noise with this trans?

Would you buy a 2006 trans, if your 2010 is maybe worn?

The manual trans is the same from about mid 2003 for X240,V240.

Gary