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Old 01-04-2012, 11:55 PM
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Originally Posted by toph View Post
Maybe I'm the oddball, but I don't typically sit at a stop light with the clutch out and shifter in neutral. With my driving habits it looks like the car would rarely shut off.
Have you ever had a throwout bearing replaced? Your method supposedly accelerates wear on the throwout bearing. Something I was taught about 45 years ago. Google "throwout bearing failure".
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