Dodge Viper Car Problems

Noise from transmission when clutch is engaged and transmission in neutral on Dodge Viper

Problem Description and Solution

A light chatter or rattle or noise from the transmission may be noted with the clutch engaged and the transmission in neutral. Updating the transmission lubricant, SAE 75W will help but not eliminate it.
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Problem Data

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Average mileage: 5,000 (5,000–5,000)
16 model years affected: 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, more1996, 1997, 1998, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2008, 2009

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Two noises occur, the 1st is the trans gear lash noise at various rpm's due to engine design of uneven cylinder firing within the V-10 configuration. the 2nd is the clutch damper system reacting to the cylinder firing timing, this is amplified when some aftermarket clutch assembles are used, instead of the Chrysler matched clutch package for your partiular vehicle engine generation and model year.