REMOVAL & INSTALLATION
See Figures 1 and 2
- Disconnect the negative battery cable.
- Disconnect the clutch slave cylinder tube from the clutch slave cylinder. Plug the line to prevent leakage.
- Remove the two clutch slave cylinder retainers.
- Remove the slave cylinder.
- Position the slave cylinder and install the two retaining bolts. Tighten the retaining bolts to 12-17 ft. lbs. (16-23 Nm).
- Unplug and connect the clutch slave cylinder tube. Tighten the tube nut to 10-16 ft. lbs. (13-22 Nm).
- Bleed any air from the hydraulic clutch system.
- Operate the clutch pedal and check for leaks.
- Connect the negative battery cable.
- Road test the vehicle and check for proper operation.
HYDRAULIC SYSTEM BLEEDING
See Figure 3
- Check that the brake master cylinder is at least 3 / 4 full during the entire bleeding process.
- Remove the bleeder screw cap from the clutch slave cylinder and attach a hose to the bleeder screw. Place the other end of the hose into a container to catch the fluid.
- Have an assistant slowly pump the clutch pedal several times and then hold the clutch pedal down.
- Loosen the bleeder screw to release the fluid and air. Tighten the bleeder screw.
- Repeat the bleeding procedure until no more air bubbles are seen in the fluid.
- Tighten the bleeder screw to 52-78 inch lbs. (6-9 Nm).
- Top off the brake master cylinder to the full line.
- Check for proper clutch system operation.