Clutch Chatter - Ford Forums - Mustang Forum, Ford Trucks, Ford Focus and Ford Cars
Ford Forum Ford Forum

» Auto Insurance
» Featured Product
ยป Wheel & Tire Center

Go Back   Ford Forums - Mustang Forum, Ford Trucks, Ford Focus and Ford Cars > Ford Trucks | Utes | Vans |SUVs | Crossovers > Ford F-100 | Ford F-150 | Ford F-250 | Ford F-350 | Ford Super Duty | Ford Diesel
Register Home Forum Active Topics Photo Gallery Auto Loans Garage Mark Forums Read Auto Escrow

Ford F-100 | Ford F-150 | Ford F-250 | Ford F-350 | Ford Super Duty | Ford Diesel Forum for discussion of the Ford F100, F150, F250, F350, Superduty and Diesel trucks.

FordForums.com is the premier Ford Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 12-09-2001, 13:11   #1 (permalink)
Vintage F-100 Member
 
Join Date: May 2001
Location: Southeastern Oklahoma
Age: 68
Posts: 49
Clutch Chatter

During the instalation of the newly rebuilt 300-6 into my '65 F-100 I also installed a new Borg Warner 11" clutch assembly. It also was balance at the peformance shop where the engine was rebuilt.
I followed all of the proper torque settings and proceedures but, still have significant chatter while releasing the clutch in low gear.
Does anyone have any ideas on how to correct this situation or what I could have done wrong.
sixt5 is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 12-09-2001, 14:40   #2 (permalink)
F-150 Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2001
Location: Florida
Age: 67
Posts: 141
Did you surface the flywheel??

Did you install the locator pins between the bellhousing and block??

Is the Fork bent??

These are a couple of common chatter problems
__________________
Dave
2005 F150 SuperCrew "King Ranch"
2004 Thunderbird
1997 Ranger
1986 LTD II
1968 Cougar
1964 Corvair Monza
Gearhead99 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-09-2001, 14:47   #3 (permalink)
Vintage F-100 Member
 
Join Date: May 2001
Location: Southeastern Oklahoma
Age: 68
Posts: 49
Hi Dave,
The flywheel was resurfaced, the locator pins were installed. The fork did not apear to be bent. I never considered the fork being bent. But, the way it is formed, it would seem to be hard to bend it but I guess anything is possible.
sixt5 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-20-2001, 05:38   #4 (permalink)
mtgman65
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
You didn't happen to get any grease or oil on the clutch disc did you? That will make it chatter.

Mike
  Reply With Quote
Old 12-20-2001, 06:12   #5 (permalink)
Vintage F-100 Member
 
Join Date: May 2001
Location: Southeastern Oklahoma
Age: 68
Posts: 49
Mike,
I don't think there was any grease present to get onto the clutch plate. I was carefull to keep everything clean during the clutch assembly process. I have installed clutches a number of times but, have never had the chatter problem like this one.
Thanks for the input!
sixt5 is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

  Ford Forums - Mustang Forum, Ford Trucks, Ford Focus and Ford Cars > Ford Trucks | Utes | Vans |SUVs | Crossovers > Ford F-100 | Ford F-150 | Ford F-250 | Ford F-350 | Ford Super Duty | Ford Diesel



Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Auto to manual conversion guide mongrelEB Trans | Driveline 79 12-18-2011 14:27
Manual conversion for 5ltr EB blueoval Trans | Driveline 13 06-03-2003 21:02
Clutch bounces and chatters dcliff1 Trans | Driveline 5 05-14-2003 02:54
Clutch Problems AU SI V8 Ute rexd000 Trans | Driveline 2 03-07-2002 15:20
Clutch Chatter sixt5 Ford F-100 | Ford F-150 | Ford F-250 | Ford F-350 | Ford Super Duty | Ford Diesel 6 12-25-2001 16:05

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.2

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 20:22.



Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0
Garage Plus vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.