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Clutch burned out tonite. #134353 Mar 24, 8:10pm Mar 24, 8:10pm
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Clutch burned out tonite.
cry my clutch burned out tonight. I knew there was something wrong with the clutch whenever i shift gear, it's really hard to go into gear. Especially first gear and second. 1 1/2 wk ago i went to have it check out but the mechanic was too dumb to find out what the problem was, so now the clutch burned out. Does power train warranty cover to replace new clutch?? Fuck i'm so pissed off now. Only got the car for 1 month and this shit happen can you believe that?? man. So a word of advice people if you grease up ur shift linkage and it still a pain in a butt shifting into gear, have the dealer check it out and fix it immediately while you still have warranty. FUCK!! sorry for the fowl langauge. rofl rofl


Originally Posted by pesho01
Question:
Whenever my car is at a full stop or even in park the RPM never sits on 0. what does this mean?
Re: Clutch burned out tonite. [Re: celicafourotwo] #134354 Mar 24, 8:17pm Mar 24, 8:17pm
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from what i hear it falls under normal wear and tear, better have your wallet out


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Re: Clutch burned out tonite. [Re: celicafourotwo] #134355 Mar 24, 8:19pm Mar 24, 8:19pm
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don't scare me man. I don't need that right now. But i dunno i'll see what happen i bought this car used 1 month ago. so we'll see. i hope it's not from wear n tear.


Originally Posted by pesho01
Question:
Whenever my car is at a full stop or even in park the RPM never sits on 0. what does this mean?
Re: Clutch burned out tonite. [Re: celicafourotwo] #134356 Mar 24, 8:20pm Mar 24, 8:20pm
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either way clutches arnt made to last the life of the car so im sorry but try anyways frown


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Re: Clutch burned out tonite. [Re: eric_h] #134357 Mar 24, 8:53pm Mar 24, 8:53pm
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Factory clutch for a Celica is about $200. Install ranges from $800-$900.

I'd ask around to see if a friend is mechanically inclined and has access to a lift to save some moolah.


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Re: Clutch burned out tonite. [Re: slidr] #134358 Mar 24, 8:55pm Mar 24, 8:55pm
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dude that sucks man, i hope things work out for the best thumbsup

Re: Clutch burned out tonite. [Re: eric_h] #134359 Mar 25, 1:52am Mar 25, 1:52am
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A clutch never falls under waranty thumbsdown

Re: Clutch burned out tonite. [Re: celicafourotwo] #134360 Mar 25, 3:09am Mar 25, 3:09am
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That sucks, sorry to hear that frown

Re: Clutch burned out tonite. [Re: celicafourotwo] #134361 Mar 25, 6:54am Mar 25, 6:54am
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I was scared that exact thing would happen to me when I was looking for a celica...I ended up saving for an extra 4 months and bought a new one. I'm soooo sorry to hear about that tho...good luck

Re: Clutch burned out tonite. [Re: celicafourotwo] #134362 Mar 25, 6:57am Mar 25, 6:57am
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sorry to hear that man, yea, its gonna be about a grand to get the new one in frown


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Re: Clutch burned out tonite. [Re: celicafourotwo] #134363 Mar 25, 7:26am Mar 25, 7:26am
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damn that sux then. hope for the best now. Wish me luck everybody.


Originally Posted by pesho01
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Whenever my car is at a full stop or even in park the RPM never sits on 0. what does this mean?
Re: Clutch burned out tonite. [Re: celicafourotwo] #134364 Mar 25, 7:41am Mar 25, 7:41am
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ya I dont think it will be covered..that sucks though.
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Re: Clutch burned out tonite. [Re: celicafourotwo] #134365 Mar 25, 7:47pm Mar 25, 7:47pm
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Does anybody else think this doesn't really sound like worn out clutch? Most worn out clutches slip. Our car has a hydraulicly actuated clutch, and this could be a worn out slave cylinder or air in the lines. If your clutch fluid is empty or if you can pump the clutch pedal in and out quickly a couple times and get it to work for a second that may be the problem. A new slave cylinder would be a bunch cheaper than a whole new clutch!

Re: Clutch burned out tonite. [Re: shabu] #134366 Mar 25, 7:53pm Mar 25, 7:53pm
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Hmmm $800 install?!?!..Had mine done at the dealership and it was $500..If you have any extra cash now would be the time to install a light weight flywheel and aftermarket clutch if you were going to thats what I did.. RPS Max Series Clutch with street disc and Fidanza Flywheel with install was like $1,300


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Re: Clutch burned out tonite. [Re: celicafourotwo] #134367 Mar 25, 8:16pm Mar 25, 8:16pm
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wow. i don't have $1000 to spend on installation and new clutch. Man, this sux. The previous owner probably drag it every single day r some shit. because after i pop the Hood last night i could smell something burned. so my friend call his friend who is a mechanic came down and said, the clutch is gone for real. So now i'm looking for new clutches, like Performance, if the dealer won't replace it then i'm gonna need to buy new one. Got any site sell cheap??


Originally Posted by pesho01
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Whenever my car is at a full stop or even in park the RPM never sits on 0. what does this mean?
Re: Clutch burned out tonite. [Re: celicafourotwo] #134368 Mar 25, 8:22pm Mar 25, 8:22pm
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that sux man. hope you get it fixes! thumbsup

Re: Clutch burned out tonite. [Re: se7enmodgt20] #134369 Mar 25, 8:27pm Mar 25, 8:27pm
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Originally Posted by se7enmodgt20
that sux man. hope you get it fixes! thumbsup


yeah i kno. i hope so too. it's a pain in the ass w/out car. grin


Originally Posted by pesho01
Question:
Whenever my car is at a full stop or even in park the RPM never sits on 0. what does this mean?
Re: Clutch burned out tonite. [Re: se7enmodgt20] #134370 Mar 25, 8:31pm Mar 25, 8:31pm
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ACT Street Clutch $309 at Intense Motorsports that is who I got mine from they were extremely helpful also have almost all of there parts in stock ready to ship


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Re: Clutch burned out tonite. [Re: celicafourotwo] #134371 Mar 25, 8:33pm Mar 25, 8:33pm
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omg my clutch or tranny went just an hour ago im lookin on celica websites to see wuts good but all ive found is this because if uve seen the pics of my car you will notice its not stock also it only has Intake ,exhaust ,suspension work ,safc , but i can cover most of it up if you know wut i mean . happywink .but ive been doin my homework look

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Re: Clutch burned out tonite. [Re: westbury] #134372 Mar 25, 8:42pm Mar 25, 8:42pm
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Originally Posted by westbury
omg my clutch or tranny went just an hour ago im lookin on celica websites to see wuts good but all ive found is this because if uve seen the pics of my car you will notice its not stock also it only has Intake ,exhaust ,suspension work ,safc , but i can cover most of it up if you know wut i mean . happywink .but ive been doin my homework look

http://toyota.custhelp.com/cgi-bin/toyot...nZT0x&p_li= http://toyota.custhelp.com/cgi-bin/toyot...nZT0x&p_li=
Well if it's the clutch, then don't worry about covering anything up because it won't be covered under warranty anyways.


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Re: Clutch burned out tonite. [Re: slidr] #134373 Mar 26, 5:03am Mar 26, 5:03am
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only people i heard of that coverd clutches under wrenty is chevy my friends s-10 had it ... but i think im gonna be needing one soon also which sucks casue im dropping all this money to fix where a damn deer ran in to me


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Re: Clutch burned out tonite. [Re: celicafourotwo] #134374 Mar 26, 11:23am Mar 26, 11:23am
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some good will come out of this, you will have a better performing clutch when it is all done (provided that you get a Performance clutch). how many miles does your car have?


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