[Vwdiesel] clutch cable

peter blake pila47 at yahoo.com
Sat Aug 30 11:14:11 PDT 2008

So, if I understand u correctly, either cable would work. If that is the
case I also prefer manual adjustment. Plus, it's way cheaper. Thanks
for the help.
--- On Sat, 8/30/08, Tony and Lillie <tonyandlillie1 at earthlink.net> wrote:

> From: Tony and Lillie <tonyandlillie1 at earthlink.net>
> Subject: Re: [Vwdiesel] clutch cable
> To: "Val Christian" <val at valchristian.com>, pila47 at yahoo.com, vwdiesel at vwfans.com
> Date: Saturday, August 30, 2008, 5:46 AM
> 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 
> transmission.
> 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 
> luck?
> Tony
> ----- 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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