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Old 10-07-2012, 06:47 AM   #1
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Ford Focus Zetec 1.8 TDCI rattling noise


I was about to drive home from work the other day, turned the ignition and started the car, straight away I hear a rattling noise.

When I slightly push the gearstick and I mean really slight, something like 1cm (without pushing the clutch), the rattling stops.

I thought that it could have been the clutch release bearing at first, clearly this may not be the case. Any ideas on what it could be?

Thanks in advance for any help!

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