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Re: [T3] Clutch Problems


On 19 Nov 2001, at 16:53, Russ Wolfe wrote:

> To test the clutch, put the trans into 3rd gear, and set the emergency
> brake HARD. Now bring the engine RPM's up, and try letting the clutch
> out. It should stall the engine. If the engine keeps running, the
> clutch is slipping. You might also be able to do this in 2nd gear. Be
> careful doing this, in case the emergency brake doesn't hold.

I'd recommend doing all these things AND putting your left foot on 
the brake pedal, also hard, at the same time.  ;-)

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Jim Adney, jadney@vwtype3.org
Madison, Wisconsin, USA
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