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Old 08-30-2013, 07:25 PM
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shudder at the bottom of the clutch pedal throw

Was driving home from NAPA herd a sound in the bell housing area i think and started having a shudder at the bottom of the throw of my clutch peddle. no lose of power dose not feel like its slipping.

1997 ECLB ZF5 speed 2WD 180k mil no mods as of yet
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Old 09-01-2013, 05:39 PM
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If you still have the stock Dual Mass Flywheel (DMFW), I would remove the inspection cover and look for any floating pieces/parts. On a DMFW the damping springs are in the flywheel instead of the usual spot (clutch disk) you would normally see. Check those springs to see if all of them are in place with their plastic retainers. You can also check the rotational play between the two masses against each other. More than 5/8" (measured at the rim of the flywheel) and it's on its way out. Also check the throwout bearing for weirdness too. Cheers!
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