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Old 07-10-2011, 08:40 PM   #1
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clutch not disengaging fully!

hey guys, so yesterday my clutch started acting up, i press the clutch pedal but the clutch doesnt disengage fully, so it is very hard to get it in gear, the clutch is only a couple months old, so i doubt that anything happened to it, so my mind is kind of boggled towards what could have come up all of the sudden, i checked the fluid and its full, and the clutch was bled properly when it was installed, any ideas?
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Old 07-10-2011, 08:56 PM   #2
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Did you put a new release bearing on? That is what actually slides and engages the clutch. The splines of the shaft when re-installed needs to be greased as well.
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Old 07-10-2011, 08:58 PM   #3
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Start with the simple things, bleed it again.

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Old 07-11-2011, 07:49 PM   #4
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Also check to make sure the nipple on the end of the slave cylinder hasn't broken. Relieve pressure before removing the slave.
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Old 07-19-2011, 06:56 PM   #5
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K so i still have the same problem after replacing the slave cylinder and bleeding it. How would i know if it is the clutch fork without physically pulling the tranny. I dont underdstand how it would get worse and worse over a week until it didnt engage at all though. Only thing that made sense is hydrolics but the slave is working and the pedal feels fine, i dont think anything is leaking either, only other thing could be that something physically broke on the master. Anyways, your thoughts?
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Old 07-20-2011, 01:16 PM   #6
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Have you noticed any leaks by the clutch pedal?
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Old 07-20-2011, 01:29 PM   #7
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Sounds like the release bearing hanging up. take back to shop and have them inspect if a shop installed it they should be the ones to correct it.
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