Noise in manual transmission due to pinion bearing failure on Porsche 968

Pinion bearing failure can cause noise in the manual transmission. A revised assembly procedure and components are required for repair.
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Average mileage: 69,950 (58,000–75,000)
Drive Train affected: Manual Transmission
4 model years affected: 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995
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1994 Porsche 968- Manual Transmission75,000
started late 60,000's, now at 77,000 getting much louder. Scheduled to have it repaired soon (May 2013)
1994 Porsche 968- Manual Transmission72,000
Pinion bearing started to whine at about three (3) years ago @ 72,000 mi.; now at 77,000 it is significantly louder. Will probably get it fixed in early 2013
1994 Porsche 968- Manual Transmission58,000
A diferencial in my transmission is noisy; is it normal or not?
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