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Any idea on what might be the problem with my hydraulic clutch system (and what/how to fix)?

-Loosing about a 1/2 quart of clutch/brake fluid a week. -Can't find any leaks. -Engine frequently stalls when sitting at a stop light in gear with clutch pushed all the way to the floor as if I just let up on the clutch while in gear. -Starting to get a little chatter when releasing the clutch to start and when releasing the clutch while shifting gears. -Replaced the clutch master cylinder about 6 months ago. had to bleed the line a couple times even after replacing. also, had to clean the fluid reservoir because seemed to be clogged.

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Hi,if you are loosing clutch flued the most likely place is the slave cylinder as you have already replaced the master cylinder,its proberly leaking inside so you cant see it.
I mean all you have is one slave cylinder atached to a pipe wich attaches to the slave cylinder so if theres a leak it has to be from one of these parts.
let me know when you find out,all the best.

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    is there any way to check prior to removing the transmission bellhousing and all though?? also, what are the possible culprits with a slave cylinder: seal(s), blockage, air, what?

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the slave leaks, and lands on road from home to work.
unseen by you , just me, behind you.... LOL

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