Clutch Repairs & Replacement
If your Clutch is starting to fail it could be for one of the reason below it needs attention and the sooner the better call us today.
Judder (Severe low frequency vibration)
Possible cause: Loose or worn engine mountings, misalignment of engine to gearbox, uneven operation of clutch arm, oil contaminated, clutch facings, defective pressure plate, defective driven plate, scored or glazed flywheel, worn spigot bearing
Slip (Engine accelerates without giving much increase in vehicle speed, burning smell, vehicle will not drive up steep hills)
Possible cause: Incorrect clutch adjustments, partial seizure of linkage or fouling of pedal preventing the full return of the linkage, worn clutch facings, oil contaminated facings, defective pressure plate and/or broken springs, partially seized mechanism.
Drag (Difficulty in engaging first gear from neutral without making noise, jolt when changing gear with the vehicle in motion, vehicle moves when pedal is fully depressed)
Possible cause: Incorrect clutch adjustments or lack of fluid in the hydraulic operating system, worn hydraulic system, oil contaminated facings, defective driven plate, buckled plate or seizure on spines, seized spigot bearing or worn spigot.
Fierceness (Sudden move of the vehicle though the pedal is being gradually released)
Possible cause: Partial seizure of linkage or fouling of pedal preventing the full return of the linkage, uneven operation of the clutch arm, worn hydraulic system, oil contaminated driven plate, misalignment of engine to gearbox, worn spigot bearing.