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Ford fiesta hydraulic clutch not working

The clutch pedal is going all the way down fast and so there is no clutch at all , what could be the problem ?

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  • Anonymous Feb 14, 2009

    I HAVE THE SAME PROBLEM BUT IT MAY BE JUST AIR LOCKED .
    EITHER THE MASTER CYLINDER OR THE SLAVE CYLINDER LEAKING.
    IF IT IS THE SLAVE CHECK IF ANY PATCHES ON GROUND WHEN PARKED UP IT IS PROBABLY A SEAL


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Your clutch went bad, need to replace it.

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