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Old 04-25-2011, 10:15 PM
D.Furian D.Furian is offline
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Question 1987 325 (2.7L) Clutch

Over the past couple months I have noticed the clutch slipping gradually getting worse until finally burning out and getting no acceleration. However, when I put it in "ANY" gear it goes in with out grinding...seems odd I thought when the clutch burns out that it can't get into a gear. Is there anything else to consider replacing when doing the clutch? I will also replace the flywheel and throw out bearing...Thanks for any replies.
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Old 04-26-2011, 03:18 PM
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You may not have to replace the flywheel... if your preassure plate has lost it ability to work properly one could could sill shift and go no place... clutch and p plate are changed together.
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Old 04-26-2011, 10:57 PM
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As mentioned above, the flywheel wont need to be replaced, it should be resurfaced though. And as for the clutch kit, it will come with a new pressure plate, clutch disc, and throw out bearing. Those should be the only components that need to be changed unless you notice something else abnormal.
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