Bad grinding sound going from Drive->3rd on a 2001 burb.

Discussion in 'GM Powertrain' started by aggiedave98, Aug 24, 2011.

  1. aggiedave98

    aggiedave98 New Member

    I've got an '01 K2500 suburban with the 8.1L engine. When going from drive to 3rd (either driving or stopped) I hear a pretty bad grinding type noise... metal on metal?? If I quickly shift into 1st there is no noise. If I then go into 2nd, then 3rd there's no noise. At that point, I go from 3rd to drive and there's a small click sound.

    I've uploaded a recording of the noises. The loud noise is pretty evident. The "click" going from 3rd to drive is harder to hear.

    Thoughts? Doesn't sound good.

    Listen to the noises here:

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