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Matt, Mechanical Engineer
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Experience:  BEng hons Mech engineering, in auto industry 22 years
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ford ranger 2 door i get a grumbling noise now when i move

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ford ranger 2 door i get a grumbling noise now when i move the cluch peddle up and down even in neutral whats wrong the vehical has done 125,000 miles


a noise that changes when you press the clutch pedal is very likely to be a worn clutch release bearing

these will carry on for some time like this but if the noise gets louder and louder then that will be the cue to remove the gearbox to replace the bearing
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

would a replacement dual mass flywheel be in order or just the bearing

Hello John

once you've gotten the gearbox off then yes its a good idea to check over the flywheel and clutch as with this milage its likely some parts may need replacing
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