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98 B3000 clutch


dmb2613

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hey guys my clutch has to be almost pushed to the floor to get it into gear. is this normal for a new clutch it releases about 2 inches from the floor
Thanks David
 


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mine is the same way but i have no idea how old the clutch is. i feel like something is wrong and mine might need a new clutch kit installed soon. i will probably try bleeding this one some more to see if it helps though
 

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Try rebleeding
 

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no air in the system, and the firewall is not flexing either.
 

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When my previous mechanic redid the clutch on my ‘97, it engaged tight to the floor. He said it would self bleed and I didn’t really believe it, but over the course of a week it it resolved. I’d give it a week or two and see if the pedal height at engagement comes up.

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