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The clutch in my 92 Jeep Wrangler suddenly stopped working.

I recently, 5 days ago, finally got the major oil leak probs in my Jeep fixed. I had been sitting in my garage for about 6 months. When I went to take it for a test run, the clutch was extremely tight and sticking, so we sprayed it pretty well with lubricant. It seemed to be working just fine. I drove it around for a few days, but got in this morning and the clutch totally hit the floor. It has no resistance and is not engaging at all. I checked the fluid and it is totally full. What else should I be looking for?
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Amber

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  • amberredden Apr 26, 2009

    Thank you so much! That was very informative!

  • amberredden Apr 26, 2009

    Honestly, I have no idea. I started to get up under the dash and look to see if the pedal had come loose, and it had pressure again. Maybe she was just being bitchy from not being ridden in a while. Kidding. I'm hoping it was just no fluid in the line. (Although, that was the first thing I checked). Either way, I know more about the Jeep and appreciate the help!!! Thanks again!

    -Amber

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Checkunder the dash and make sure that the pedal has not torn off the bellcrank. Check the actuator rod as well. It is possible that the master for the clutch has internally failed and is bypassing but usually if this happens it will pump up, but sometimes not. Also, check for leaks...If it just failed, it may not have leaked enough to empty the master yet. There are other items that could have failed, but these are comon. Any questions along the way just ask!!

Posted on Apr 22, 2009

  • Richard Scordino Apr 26, 2009

    What did you find???

  • Richard Scordino Apr 26, 2009

    Weird...I really hate the ones that "self repair" 'cause you don't know if it will decide to happen again. (Hope not)
    Good luck with it!!!


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SOURCE: The clutch in my 92 Jeep Wrangler suddenly stopped working.

it is a bleeding problem try to bleed it more then adjust the clutch release adjuster under the pedal make it around 2 inch proximate.

Posted on Apr 25, 2009

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