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MOLASSES 01-26-2004 03:27 PM

Clutch Stuck/Sticking
 
Coming home from T.O./'Saga and was doing 120km in 4th when I felt like kicking it up a notch into that 150/160km 5th gear speed demon blow by speed. I try to go to 5th and nothing like when I hit the clutch I felt nothing and my shifter was moving about freely like it wasn't attached. Made it home in one piece (lucky for me i didn't have to stop or slow down before getting home) and drove into my driveway (4th still) then reversed to repositioning myself and it was stuck in reverse. Shut car off jiggled shifter and clutched in/out and restarted and got the car to go forward in 1st. Currently stuck in 1st.

Hope it's not the clutch bearing etc fried. Any suggestions/ideas and rough prices would be appreciated. Thanx

325iSBimmer 01-26-2004 04:13 PM

could be slave cylinder.....

MOLASSES 01-26-2004 06:02 PM

re slave cylinder
 
Can you be more specific; and for the record my car knowledge is learn as I go.

How do you repair this and how much approx?

What's the # for your shop? Regarding the cat converters etc from my previous post? Thanx

bmwm5lover 01-26-2004 06:22 PM

OT Molasses do u need rust free front fenders? Ive go two, and im looking to get rid of them....VERY LOWW PRICE LEft and right

MOLASSES 01-26-2004 08:26 PM

re fenders
 
I'm listening got anything else? PM me and let me know what else ya got and how much - thanx.

bmwm5lover 01-27-2004 02:06 AM

sent u a PM

325iSBimmer 01-29-2004 01:46 AM

the salve cylinder can't be repaired. you have to replace it...so I'd get it checked out to make sure thats what it is. If it is let me know... I can probabyl get a new one from one of my distributors for around $100...


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