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1986 bronco II no clutch

Replaced clutch, pressure plate, and slave cylinder. Tried to bleed clutch now no pedal . the fluid draines out of the reservoir over night. where did I go wrong?

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Where is the fluid coming out? Sounds like a loose hose/line or bad clutch master

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You've replaced the master, the slave, now I would check to see if the throwout fork will move by hand. If you can move the fork by hand I would say that your pressure plate and or throwout bearing are worn out. First try to just gravity bleed the system. If that doesnt work, it may be time for a clutch, pressure plate, and bearing. The pressure plate spring pushes the pedal back up and depending on how many miles and driving habit those little arms on it break off and just wear out. I hope this helps you.

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It has been a long time since I saw one of these of this age, but I am fairly sure it is a hydraulic unit. They consist of a master cylinder on the firewall and a slave inside the bell housing. There is an access hole on the bottom of the bell housing. You can see movement of the throw out bearing on the pressure plate from it. I would verify that the system has fluid in it (small canister mounted to the side of the left fender by hood hinge). If so, check for movement on the ctuch plate as someone moves clutch pedal.

It could be the clutch assy being bad or the hydaulic system. Regardless, it you go through the work of changing the clutch, change the slave cylinder. It really sucks to take a chance and them have to pull it all over again to change the slave the 2nd time around. They bleed just like a brake system only they are more difficult to get working just right. Bleed, bleed, bleed!

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