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 Post subject: changing clutch in ef 5spd
Posted: Tue Jun 04, 2013 7:45 pm 
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ok so im currently in the middle of changing my clutch in my ef but having some trouble getting to the top 2 bellhoising bolts on the passenger side that are just above the starter motor, has anyone got some advise on the easiest way to get these out?
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 Post subject: Re: changing clutch in ef 5spd
Posted: Tue Jun 04, 2013 7:51 pm 
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The first time I did my clutch, I just used a long extension and uni joint.
They were quite tight, but I got there.
Once the gearbox is out it opens the space up a bit to get to the bell housing bolts

Or try dropping the gearbox mount to open the gap a bit.
Tilt the engine and box back.

 

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 Post subject: Re: changing clutch in ef 5spd
Posted: Tue Jun 04, 2013 9:05 pm 
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 Post subject: Re: changing clutch in ef 5spd
Posted: Tue Jun 04, 2013 10:45 pm 
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cheers guys il try it with the gearbox out in the mornin
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