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think i am about to lose my clutch

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by 84CUCV, Apr 23, 2007.

  1. 84CUCV

    84CUCV 3/4 ton status Premium Member

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    Well, it comes out just about all the way before it goes. was not like that before. if its on the way out what should i put in? thanks
     
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    Any shudder or slip? I don't remember if an 86 had mechanical or hydraulic linkage, but you may want to check adjustment.
     
  3. 84CUCV

    84CUCV 3/4 ton status Premium Member

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    No slip. its was doing some wierd stuff about three hours ago. its a hydro clutch.
     
  4. 1977k5

    1977k5 3/4 ton status Vendor

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    Check the adjustment first. I have had my adjuster nut come loose before and cause a similar issue (mine's mechanical, but the problem would be the same).

    It could be the clutch or throwout bearing going out though, too.
     
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    OK looks like i am heading to a new clutch and bearing. Witch one should i go with? thanks
     
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    hydro setups cant take a 3 finger style i found this out the hard way. :doah:
     
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    yeah 3 finger ones sucks, get a diafram one
     
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    i have no idea. what??
     
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    thanks
     
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    now there is some shutter. what do you think of centerforce. for a ne clutch? thanks
     
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    1977k5 3/4 ton status Vendor

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    I have a Centerforce II and love it :D
     
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    Where did you get yours? i was going to go to jegs. what it set you back?
     
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    1977k5 3/4 ton status Vendor

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    I got mine from a local shop that is priced the same as Jegs. I think it was ~$300 for everything.
     
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    OK thanks sounds good. anything else i should do why i am in there?
     
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    I replaced the input seal on the transmission so that it wouldn't leak and ruin the clutch.
     
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    OK got it thanks
     

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