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I do remember now that I also replaced a clutch line
Posted by 02 Viggen (more from 02 Viggen) on Sat, 23 Feb 2019 07:26:40
In Reply to: Clutch pedal falls to floor but pressure is good!, Brucebhp [Profile/Gallery]
, Thu, 21 Feb 2019 08:52:27
The clutch master is under the dashboard, actuated directly off the clutch, and a metal hydraulic fluid line comes off of that, goes through the firewall and into the engine compartment. In my '91 9kT (rust in peace), I developed a pinhole leak in that line that was only detectable when someone was depressing the clutch pedal. There was so little fluid escaping that I saw no puddle on the ground. Just some fluid on the engine side of the firewall. But my clutch hydraulic pressure was low, so I knew there was a problem. Replacing that line is a little tricky, as you have to snake it up through the firewall, and there's a grommet that you have to get in place. IIRC, I also replaced the clutch master at the same time, as the car had about 225K miles on it and I was "in there," as they say.
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Posts in this Thread:
- Clutch pedal falls to floor but pressure is good!, Brucebhp , Thu, 21 Feb 2019 08:52:27
- Re: Clutch pedal falls to floor but pressure is good!, boot_sequence , Mon, 25 Feb 2019 11:31:22
- I do remember now that I also replaced a clutch line, 02 Viggen, Sat, 23 Feb 2019 07:26:40 <-- Viewing This Message
- Re: Clutch pedal falls to floor but pressure is good!, Simon S, Thu, 21 Feb 2019 16:20:57
- Re: Clutch pedal falls to floor but pressure is good!, 02 Viggen, Thu, 21 Feb 2019 12:54:18
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