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Clutch issues with VW

I don't understand why you rated me THANKS FOR TRYING when my answer was the same as the expert that said the fluid was leaking and you needed a new clutch master cylinder, sorry but that is kinda mean.

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    yadayada Oct 23, 2008

    You should look again at the thread, I am rated Thanks For Trying, 2 blocks is thanks for trying, 4 is FixYa, the expert got paid for my correct solution by really just agreeing with me about the problem. When you replace a clutch master cylinder you ALWAYS replace the slave, why? because shortly after the master is replaced the slave usually fails, since most of the time is bleeding the air out of the hydraulic system then you pay double labor, $120 an hour here.



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To emissionwiz

You are right.You did supply the solution to my problem,the other expert just confirmed it.
After I asked for clarification as to it being a master or slave cylinder issue,or both,I could
not get back to your original solution email.I assumed my comment accepting the solution
would be directed to you.I did not rate you THANKS FOR TRYING.
I see now I should have been more specific in my acceptance comment.
Sorry for any misunderstanding.
Thanks for your time and have a good day.


Posted on Oct 23, 2008

  • lasuf Oct 23, 2008

    Am really sorry. The link in the original email with your solution still takes me straight to the second

    opinion . The start of the thread is missing from the screen here so was, & still am unable to rate you or accept your solution. I didn't realise that you would automatically get rated down when I clicked

    Accept. You've been very helpful. Is there a way I can get back to credit you ?




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