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Clutch stays down, has about half an inch of play below carpet level, still able to shift but have to use toe of shoe to pull pedal up. happens two or 3x a day

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  • frankiedolls Feb 09, 2010

    hi
    actually its a 92 camry sedan, so 2wd. i was chiming in on somebody else's problem so it came up under 93 pickup. when i took the car into a mechanic he could not spot a leak in the hydraulic nor reproduce the intermittent problem so said i should bring it back when its more often :-(. I'm guessing if the spring return other folks describe was missing, he would have spotted that.
    I did pull the floormat back quite a bit (someone else found that made a huge difference LOL) and that seems to have helped some.

  • frankiedolls Feb 10, 2010

    well most of the time it does work as you describe (its a 4 cyl). But once or twice a day it doesnt return and stays on the floor as I described.

  • tim mcgrath May 11, 2010

    which motor and 2wd or 4wd

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You have 4 cyl or V6 engine, how much free play you have on clutch pedal (take your hand press clutch in untill gets harder to push in) should only have about 1" free play, and also when you release clutch while in gear should start engaging about 1 1/2" up when releasing

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  • tim mcgrath Feb 10, 2010

    If all is ok, check clutch master cylinder fluid, if full then I would be flushing the hydraulic clutch system with fresh fluid

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