Kia Sportage 1998-02

Adjustments

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Pedal Free Play



  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the precautions at the beginning of this section.
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  3. Depress the clutch pedal gently by hand and measure the amount of free-play (distance the pedal travels before resistance is felt). The proper amount of free-play is 0.5 in. (12.7mm). If the free-play is not within the proper specifications, continue with the procedure.
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  5. Measure from the floor pan to the middle point of the clutch pedal when the pedal is in the fully released position. The proper clutch pedal height is 7.25 in. (184mm).
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  7. If the pedal height is incorrect, loosen locknut (A) and turn the pedal adjusting bolt (B) until the proper height is achieved, then retighten the locknut.
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  9. Remeasure the free-play. If it is still out of specification, loosen the clutch pushrod locknut (C) and turn the pushrod (D) until the proper free-play is achieved. Tighten locknut (C) securely.
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  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the precautions in the beginning of this section .
  2.  
  3. Depress the clutch pedal gently by hand and measure the amount of free-play (distance the pedal travels before resistance is felt). The proper amount of free-play is 0.5 in. (12.7mm). If the free-play is not within the proper specifications, continue with the procedure.
  4.  
  5. Measure from the floor pan to the middle point of the clutch pedal when the pedal is in the fully released position. The proper clutch pedal height is 7.25 in. (184mm).
  6.  
  7. If the pedal height is incorrect, loosen locknut (A) and turn the pedal adjusting bolt (B) until the proper height is achieved, then retighten the locknut.
  8.  
  9. Remeasure the free-play. If it is still out of specification, loosen the clutch pushrod locknut (C) and turn the pushrod (D) until the proper free-play is achieved. Tighten locknut (C) securely.
  10.  

  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions section.
  2.  
  3. Depress the clutch pedal gently by hand and measure the amount of free-play (distance the pedal travels before resistance is felt). The proper amount of free-play is 0.5 inch (12.7mm). If the free-play is not within the proper specifications, continue with the procedure.
  4.  
  5. Measure from the floor pan to the middle point of the clutch pedal when the pedal is in the fully released position. The proper clutch pedal height is 7.25 inch (184mm).
  6.  
  7. If the pedal height is incorrect, loosen locknut (A) and turn the pedal adjusting bolt (B) until the proper height is achieved, then retighten the locknut.
  8.  
  9. Remeasure the free-play. If it is still out of specification, loosen the clutch pushrod locknut (C) and turn the pushrod (D) until the proper free-play is achieved. Tighten locknut (C) securely.
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Pedal Height



  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the precautions at the beginning of this section.
  2.  
  3. Pull back the carpet to measure the distance from the firewall to the top of the pedal. The standard height is 9.84 in. (250 mm).
  4.  
  5. If adjustment is required, loosen the locknut and turn the stopper bolt.
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  7. After adjustment is made tighten the locknut to 12 ft. lbs. (16 Nm).
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    Fig. Clutch pedal height and free-play adjustment points


  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the precautions in the beginning of this section .
  2.  
  3. Pull back the carpet to measure the distance from the firewall to the top of the pedal. The standard height is 9.84 in. (250 mm).
  4.  
  5. If adjustment is required, loosen the locknut and turn the stopper bolt.
  6.  
  7. After adjustment is made tighten the locknut to 12 ft. lbs. (16 Nm).

    Click image to see an enlarged view

    Fig. Clutch pedal height and free-play adjustment points

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  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions section.
  2.  
  3. Pull back the carpet to measure the distance from the firewall to the top of the pedal. The standard height is 9.84 inch (250 mm).
  4.  
  5. If adjustment is required, loosen the locknut and turn the stopper bolt.
  6.  
  7. After adjustment is made tighten the locknut to 12 ft. lbs. (16 Nm).

    Click image to see an enlarged view

    Fig. Clutch pedal height and free-play adjustment points

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