Originally Posted by JerryW
The safest thing is to have it fixed. There are posts and pictures on this forum of damper plates breaking apart and coming through the bell housing. The springs are there to absorb shock and if they are breaking up, it could lead to a complete failure of the plate.
Yea, saw some pictures of those drive dampners tearing up bell housings in another thread. Went ahead and took it in yesterday. I just hope what they find confirms my suspicions.