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hydraulic clutch piston vibrating on clutch fork
Posted 17 July 2007 - 11:07 AM
Posted 17 July 2007 - 11:42 AM
Posted 19 July 2007 - 09:02 AM
Posted 26 July 2007 - 09:37 AM
Posted 26 July 2007 - 10:34 PM
can anyone post a picture of where/how this spring fits? real easy to see. i have a couple EJ25's and it seems none had this spring. a diagram or picture would help, i don't see any obvious holes or clips for where to put the spring.
No spring on ours either. (98 OBW 2.5) If memory serves, there is a fairly light spring inside the slave cylinder to help "bias" the piston out. Does the clutch fork feel loose? Generally, the self adjusting nature of hydraulic clutches takes up any free play, hence no rattling/vibration.
Posted 27 July 2007 - 09:05 AM
Posted 29 July 2007 - 07:54 PM
okay back to the drawing board...what keeps the clutch fork tight to the hydraulic cylinder? it's not tight to it and will make noise occassionally.
as I stated before, if memory serves, I think there's a light spring inside the slave cylinder which helps push the piston out. Also, if your master cylinder was screwed up or misadjusted, it could pull a vaccum as the pedal returns to the up position, backing off the slave cylinder slightly. There should be some slight free play in the pedal before it engages the pushrod for the master cylinder.
In the "long shot" category, if you have any strange mechanical issues with the engine or clutch release mechanism (here's a real long shot- bad thrust bearings in the motor, crankshaft shifts forward and back as the engine runs and keeps screwing with the release fork.)
Posted 30 July 2007 - 12:00 PM
Posted 31 July 2007 - 11:22 AM
You have the push style clutch, which is a little different from my setup, but I believe it still should have the spring.
Anybody have a picture they could post up or take? I'll host the picture if need be.
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