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Posted: Sun Jan 22, 2006 9:00 pm 
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How do you adjust the friction or release point on the clutch?

I think i remember hearing a while ago its got something to do with adjusting a nut on the firewall?

Basically i would like to adjust it so the friction isnt so close to the top of travel or what ever its called when the clutch is fully released.



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Posted: Sun Jan 22, 2006 9:31 pm 
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Where the clutch cable comes through the firewall in the engine bay there is a tube with a nut against it thats on the outer of the clutch cable, turn the nut to where you prefer the pick up point.



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Posted: Mon Jan 23, 2006 5:54 pm 
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Turn the nut to the right to raise the release point, and to the left to lower it closer to the floor/firewall.



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Posted: Mon Jan 23, 2006 9:17 pm 
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OR f**k around with it for half an hour trying to find a sweet spot, so that you can change gear normally, only to realise your clutch is to worn and needs replaced...still havent got mine done yet...dont wanna spend the money! :|
Posted: Tue Jan 24, 2006 6:06 pm 
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lolol scotsman i did they same thing when my clutch was slipping. was worth a try eh? :)



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