[Vwdiesel] clutch cable

Tony and Lillie tonyandlillie1 at earthlink.net
Sat Aug 30 05:46:11 PDT 2008

Exactly as Val described. The self adjuster has a rather large black assy, 
about 4" long, by 1" in diameter. This sits right as it meets on the 

However, I, personally, don't like the self adjusting clutches. I have 
changed several over to the traditional ones. If you ever let a self 
adjusting one extend all the way, it's ruined. And, both myself and a 
coworker had taken two apartto figure them out, and still couldn't. Never 
did get a fully extended one to releaase, no matter what. Anyone had any 


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Val Christian" <val at mongo.mongobird.com>
Subject: Re: [Vwdiesel] clutch cable

> The self adjusting one, which my 91 NA came with, is a larger
> assembly where it attaches to the clutch.  The adjusting
> cable, which my previous cars had, is slender, and has a visible
> locknut. 

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