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heavy clutch on 88 5ktqw

In message <3453F914.5ACF@enol.com> Joel Skousen writes:

> The clutch pedal pressure on my new-used 885ktqw is at least double that
> on my 80 5k diesel.  I would estimate about 40-50 lbs weight (really). 
> Is this normal because its a turbo, or a sign the clutch is getting
> toward the end of its travel?  Please advise.

Usually a sign of a gently ailing master cylinder.  Feel the boot around the 
actuator rod -  is it sticky or slimey?

 Phil Payne
 Committee Member, UK Audi [ur-]quattro Owners Club