Porsche 944 Torque Tube Bearings

I rebuilt my 944 Torque Tube

At Track Night I noticed a whirring noise when I was idling on grid in neutral.  The noise would go away if I mashed the clutch pedal.  I had heard a similar noise on the back straight at Road Atlanta back in February, so I decided to check into it closer.

With the car on the lift idling in neutral, there was definitely a noise coming from the middle of the torque tube.  I decided it was time to change the bearings.

I read through the procedure on Clarks Garage. I also watched some Youtube videos. These looked intimidating, but I decided I had to give it a go.

I began by removing the shifter from the rod and the torque tube.  I then removed the transaxle.

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