Question about 1988 Honda Prelude

1 Answer

Clutch goes to the floor on 1988 HONDA prelude

Clutch goes to the floor and doesn't come back up. It won't shift either.

Posted by on

  • geradlittre1 Dec 03, 2008

    my clutch goes straight to the floor and i cant shift, so now i cant drive:(



1 Answer

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.


    An expert whose answer got voted for 2 times.

  • Contributor
  • 3 Answers

Either your one of the 2 punps on could be bad usually the master slay cinlinder cluch pump

Posted on Sep 12, 2008


1 Suggested Answer

  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

A 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
The service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Good luck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017


Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%


Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add



Related Questions:

2 Answers

I have a 1988 honda prelude i replaced a clutch cylinder cause my clutch peddle sticks to the floor and wont go in to gear can you tell me why thank you

It sounds like your pressure plate has collapsed you might have to remove transmission to check pressure plate and clutch disc and throwout bearing

Apr 25, 2016 | Honda Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Clutch pedal goes strait to the floor??clutch won't bleed up??

It has air bubbles on the piping, fill the deposit with brake solution, and push and pull the clutch pedal with your hand it doesn't matter if it goes straight to the floor if that happens pull it with your hand, repeat that as if you are bleeding it up, then disconnect the piping beneath the car, the air bubbles will be forced out, then reconnect the piping and repeat the procedure, push and pull the clutch pedal like a 100 times, then disconnect the piping and reconnect. The clutch pedal should be able to go back when there is no air on the piping. If that doesn't work, replace your clutch pump

Jun 23, 2011 | Honda CR-V Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

My 1988 honda prelude s model autotrans. 2.0 liter slipped now all i have is low gear

either your shift solenoid on the inside of your transmission have gone bad or the gears have got worn out

Apr 02, 2011 | 1988 Honda Prelude

1 Answer

Mazda Miata 94 Clutch goes to the floor Fluids are fine Worked fine yesterday Any ideas

you need a new clutch system cost anywhere from 50.00 to 300.00 hundred bucks

Jan 12, 2010 | 1988 Honda Prelude

1 Answer

My clutch goes straight to the floor, cant shift gears

The most likely cause of your problem is a hydraulic system problem. Your clutch system works off of hydraulic pressure and if there is a leak or it ran out of fluid it will cause the problem you have. The first thing to do is check the master cylinder to be sure that it is full of fluid. If it is not then you have a leak somewhere.
You could have a problem with either your master cylinder or slave cylinder.

Dec 04, 2008 | 1988 Honda Prelude

1 Answer

1988 Prelude clutch problem

either the master cylinder for the clutch needs fluid or it is by-passing or the slave cylinder for the clutch is worn out. Good luck and remember to rate all of the solutions that you get, thanx.

Oct 30, 2008 | 1991 Honda Prelude

1 Answer

1988 honda prelude S

No quick fixes, once it slip the transmission is pretty well done due to damage to the clutch packs, pull the pan and see how much debris is in there, if it is allot then an overhaul is needed, I would suggest that all the shift solenoids be replaced during the fix, also make sure th connector to the tran is in good condition, no loose pins or damaged connector locks.

Oct 17, 2008 | 1988 Honda Prelude

1 Answer

I replaced a hydrolic clutch on a 1988 prelude. I don,t know how to bleed the system. Help?????

you need 2 people, 1 with a spanner on the bleeder and the other to pump the clutch. fill the fluid canaster, pump the clutch, with the bleeder shut, then hold the clutch down then undo the bleeder, without releasing the clutch, allow the clutch to go to the floor air will come out, then tighten the bleeder, then you can release the clutch, keep repeating until you have a stream of fluid and no air, always make sure you have done up the bleeder before you release the clutch, and mke sure you have fluid in the canaster.

Aug 13, 2008 | 1988 Honda Prelude

2 Answers

Clutch goes to floor without engaging

how do you bleed a hydrolic clutch on a 1988 Honda Prelude

Aug 10, 2008 | 1988 Honda Prelude

Not finding what you are looking for?
1988 Honda Prelude Logo

Related Topics:

156 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Honda Experts


Level 3 Expert

79123 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22326 Answers

Kevin Daniels

Level 3 Expert

1455 Answers

Are you a Honda Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides