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Old 05-01-2014, 12:56 PM   #1
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Default whiteline trans mount insert

Since day 1 my car has had some occasional grinding into 5th gear. As long as I am very careful with my 5th gear shifts i can usually avoid the grind. Has anyone installed the whiteline transmission mount insert and had it fix this problem. From what I have read the 4th to 5th gear grind is a pretty common problem. My car is a 2012 gt with the 6 speed manual getrag.

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Old 05-01-2014, 09:08 PM   #2
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has anyone installed the insert?
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Old 05-02-2014, 07:53 PM   #3
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While I can't speak to the 5-6 grind (never experienced it) it did absolutely nothing for my 1-2 nibble. However it did "stiffen" the shift feeling tremendously. Especially shifting while turning.
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Old 05-03-2014, 12:03 PM   #4
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While I can't speak to the 5-6 grind (never experienced it) it did absolutely nothing for my 1-2 nibble. However it did "stiffen" the shift feeling tremendously. Especially shifting while turning.
How bad is the increase in nvh, is it tolerable for everyday driving?
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Old 05-04-2014, 10:04 PM   #5
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Old 05-05-2014, 06:57 PM   #6
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It is tollerable...I only hear (not feel) it if I'm at a stop light with the clutch pedal released. When I first installed the NVH was too much for me. I cut the middle section out and basiclly all I have in are the two side pieces. I would say it kept 85-90% of the benefit of the bushing and added 5-10% NVH. I honestly don't hear it much anymore unless the radio is low.
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Old 05-06-2014, 10:56 AM   #7
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It is tollerable...I only hear (not feel) it if I'm at a stop light with the clutch pedal released. When I first installed the NVH was too much for me. I cut the middle section out and basiclly all I have in are the two side pieces. I would say it kept 85-90% of the benefit of the bushing and added 5-10% NVH. I honestly don't hear it much anymore unless the radio is low.
good to know, Thanks man!
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