clunking is NOT good. worn bearings can cause excessive backlask that can clunk. excessive backlash can also cause misalignment of the gears causing a whine.
what kinda rear you got in the grem?
if the play is in the pinion yoke/ pinion, that will cause misalignment, giving the clunk and whine.
[ August 09, 2002: Message edited by: axle bastard ]</p>