[Es2] Re: [s-cars] clutch problem
bklumper at mdbworld.com
Wed Apr 6 17:26:55 EDT 2005
The tranny flanges are pressed into the gearbox. They shouldn't slip. It's
likely that a cv joint failed or the half shaft flange bolts worked
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Subject: [Es2] Re: [s-cars] clutch problem
> Bill and all,
> Ok I just went out and jacked the car up so that one front wheel was off
> the ground. With car in gear and clutch out I could turn the wheel about a
> turn and then it would get tight but with a little pressure would break
> again and turn to that point. If 3 of 4 wheels are on the ground I
> be able to turn the whell thats off the ground correct? When I have the
> turn the wheel while I look at the axels and cv joints I can see the one
> is turning turn normal and the other front is not moveing. How are the
> flanges on the tranny attach to the tranny? Is it possible one of them is
> at that point?
> "..there was a clunk like I popped the clutch or
> something. There is still normal pedal feel but when I let out on the
> clutch in any
> gear I get no grab. What could this be??"
> I'm going to guess that somehow someway one of the axle shafts came loose
> and uncoupled.
> BTDT one wheel no go = all wheels no go.
> Take a looksee underneath.
> Only other probable may be a blown slave cylinder. attached to the
> transmission. Look for fluid there. But I've only heard of that once on
> list IIRC.
> Bill M
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