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Clunking sound going into second gear

(1990 Volvo 740)
in Vineyard Haven, MA on September 06, 2010
what is this light clunking sound going from ist to second
It's more pronounced if Accelerating. thanks Ted
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on September 06, 2010
Clunks can be from the transmission, transmission mount or an engine mount. Hard to say without experiencing the problem. You may also have a shift issue making it shift later than normal and causing a hard shift.
I suggest having a technician go for a ride and see what they say based on what the experience on the test drive.
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on September 07, 2010
thanks for advice. On the web I see alot of volvo owners
complaining about this issue. Most seem to live with it.
One entry said it was a worn bearing
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