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Where is the Clutch cable located and how can I tighten/loosen it? 1997 Volkswagen Jetta

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On the bell housing you will see a yoke with a cable attached to it ,it has a 3"long bolt attatched to the end of the cable and 2 nuts,these are the adjusting nuts,leave at least 2"travel on the pedal before you feel any real pressure on your hand.when you push down.the bell housing is the large bulge inbetween the engine and the gearbox right in front of you when you lean into the engine bay.if you find you cannot engage gears smoothly,this may help BUT if slipping you will have to replace clutch components.

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