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Old 04-18-2003, 06:53   #1 (permalink)
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Clutch stays engaged at high revs

When I am dragging some 1 off and I go to change to 2nd gear the clutch wont release until the revs have been dropped. Whats had it??
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Is it a std type presure plate or a centreforce p.p ??
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clutch

I'm taking it that it is the one that come with it. By the way its an 88 EA falcon s MPFI.
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Strange things like this happen when the diaphram cracks. It neather ingages properly or disingages for its not centered any more by the even tention..

Or its slipping, as revs drop it takes up the torque..
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Well it seems to be functioning well - i.e. no slipping, going into gears smoothly, its just annoying when you are taking it to its limits and you go to release the clutch and you may as well of changed to neutral!
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These clutches can "float" in the disengaged state at high revs, particularly if they are over-adjusted. Hitting the limiter or backing off causing enough of a flutter to release it.
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