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2004 saturn ion manual. I have a loud clunk sound when I take off and when I coast in gear and touch the gas pedal. I looked under the car and where the cv half shaft goes into the trans it has some play what causes this

Mechanic's Assistant: Has the vehicle turned into a gas hog? And how does it start -- same as usual?

No and starts just fine

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Ion yourself? What have you tried so far?

Yes I am fixing myself. I just put a clutch in it and thought one of the trans mounts were loose but there all tight and in good condition.

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

Leaking transmission fluid

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Transmission Mechanic: Mechanic01, ASE Certified Technician replied 10 months ago

So the wear your experiencing in the c/v axle is pretty normal for that vehicle, have you checked all the motor and trans mounts to make sure your not getting extra play when engaging the gears?

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