Question about 1995 Volkswagen Jetta
I just got a 95 jetta, how do i find out if i need a new clutch or just the clutch cable. i was driving up a hill started to down shift then that smell and then the clutch would not engage
Posted on Jul 29, 2011
The clutch cable for your vehicle is an auto adjust clutch cable... assuming it is using oem equipment. if you tension seems incorrect you may want to pick up this Manual adjust clutch cable http://www.germanautoparts.com/Volkswagen/Jetta/Clutch/39/11 the auto adjust ones tend to go out and ruin your clutch. the manual adjust is a direct swap out for the auto adjust. if you need info on how to install please reference this site http://forums.vwvortex.com/zerothread?id=1569293
Posted on Jan 02, 2009
SOURCE: Clutch adjustment 95 Jeep YJ
no, there is no clutch adjustment. the clutch is hydraulic, and self adjusting, there are several things that can go wrong with these. with normal wear the fluid can run low allowing air into the system, causing a weak peddle. they can also develop leaks in the master and slave cylinders resulting in fluid loss also causing a weak peddle leading to an inopperative clutch. check the fluid level in the clucth master cylinder(next to the brake master cylinder. if it is empty, refill it(it takes brake fluid) then cycle the clutch peddle a few times and check for leaks. if there is air trapped in the line the clutch will need to be bled. there is a bleeder screw on top of the slave cylinder, bleed it just like bleeding brakes.
Posted on May 28, 2009
there is no adjustment. may have failed hydaulic master or slave cylinder. also I would try bleeding 1st they may have opened system when they did clutch.
Posted on Mar 23, 2009
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