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Clutch Problems My 2000 nissan maxima got a new clutch and transmition about two and a half years ago. I have never driven it too hard, yet in the last week the clutch has slowly lost resistance until the friction point is reached. It is very difficult to shift into gear at first when turning on the car, but after a few miles it is no problem. The car, once in gear, drives perfectly. I have taken the car to a few people and they all have had somthing different to say. I want to have the car fixed soon without geting ripped off. If any one has an idea of what the problem might be, and/or have an idea what i should expect to have to pay to get it fixed, please let me know. Thanks.

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Poss. wrong fluid in trans. It takes 75W-90. Is your clutch master cylinder full?? if not you have a leak. Replace the master cylinder and slave cylinder on trans. Look at the master cylinder boot to see if its wet/inside the car by the clutch pedal. Fluid normally leaks into the boot

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