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My 88 pathfinder squeals while I accelerate but stops when clutch is pushed in changing gears then resumes, Is this a problem with my serpentine drive belt? Whatever the problem seems to be can I get instruction on fixing the problem

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If the squel sound is only happening when you push the clutch pedal in and then release it then the problem is your Thrust bearing in the clutch assembly.

The only way to fix this is to replace the bearing, which means remove the transfer box and the gearbox etc.

Are you able to do this?

Let me know and I can give you instructions.



Posted on Jul 12, 2010

  • Clarissa Jake Jul 12, 2010

    Sorry no the squealing stops when the clutch is pushed sorry

  • Jason Maurirere
    Jason Maurirere Jul 12, 2010

    Yep thats right it is squelling when the pedal is out and when you push it in it stops.

    This is your thrust bearing.



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