Honda Cars 2007-2008

Adjustments

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Pedal Free-Play




NOTE
The hydraulic clutch is self-adjusting to compensate for wear.

  1. Loosen the locknut at the base of the clutch switch (or the cruise control, if equipped), or the adjusting bolt that contacts the clutch pedal when the pedal is fully released. Back off the switch or adjustment bolt until it no longer contacts the clutch pedal.
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  3. Loosen the locknut at the rear of the pushrod for the clutch master cylinder.
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  5. Turn the clutch master cylinder pushrod in or out until:

    The clutch pedal height from the floor is 7 3 / 16 in. (183mm).
     
    The clutch pedal stroke is 5 5 / 16 -5 11 / 16 in. (135-145mm).
     

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  7. Tighten the pushrod locknut.
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  9. Thread in the clutch switch or adjusting bolt until it contacts the clutch pedal, and then thread the component an additional 3 / 4 -1 turn, and tighten the locknut.
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  11. Loosen the locknut on the clutch interlock switch.
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  13. Measure the clearance between the clutch pedal and the floor board with the clutch pedal fully depressed.
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  15. Allow the clutch pedal to rise from the floor until it is 9 / 16 - 3 / 4 in. (15-20mm) above the full bottom measurement.
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  17. Adjust the interlock switch so that the engine will start from this position.
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  19. Turn the interlock switch in an additional 3 / 4 -1 turn, and tighten the locknut.
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  21. Tighten the locknut to secure the clutch interlock switch in this position.

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    Fig. Loosen the locknut (A), then back the clutch switch, or adjusting bolt, (B) off until it doesn-t touch the clutch pedal

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