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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old Sep 18th, 00, 07:57 PM Thread Starter
 
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I have an 84' Z28. Getting a strange sound whenever I accelerate or brake quickly. It's right in the center of the car too. The whole engine and exhaust was rebuilt right before I bought it but i'm having doubts on weather it was installed correcly. At first i thought it might be the drive shaft hitting the exhaust, but it's not constant, only when sudden forward or backward motion occurs. Any ideas on what else it could be?
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post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old Sep 19th, 00, 03:07 AM
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Check that transmission mount. Once disturbed, they like to break. Mine went as far as to dent the tunnel.

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post #3 of 4 (permalink) Old Sep 19th, 00, 06:43 AM
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Definately sounds like the transmission mounts, that's a typical problem on those 3rd generation Camaros, at least the early ones. You also might want to check your universal joints.......KZ
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post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old Sep 19th, 00, 07:22 AM Thread Starter
 
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Thanks guys, i'll check it out...
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