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Clutch is engaging more quickly than usual. Engages almost immediately when raised from floor. Pedal feels softer than normal.

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Rather than rebuild, just put in new master and slave. They are not that expensive. The engaging at the floor is a classic symptom in the 2000 miata. If you do not take care of it soon, you will lose the ability to shift and clutch and end up coasting down some poor street in neutral....take it from someone that waited till full failure.

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Yes you are correct its to much free travel to start with as it sounds like you have to get the master or slave cylinder rebuilt with new rubber kit as its either loosing pressure going down or air getting in as you put pressure on it.
So take off the slave and master cylinders and have then honed out and new kits replaced and you should
be ok to bleed and drive ..

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