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celica91gt
1991 red Toyota Celica GT
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1991 Toyota Celica GT

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Norfolk, VA
Feb 17, 11:10pm - #403271 
Clutch life question

I got a new clutch on my 91 gt a couple months ago. I was wondering, as the clutch gets older, is the "point of engagement" closer to the floor or the opposite. It seems like I need to push it in less to shift than when I got it. thanks for the help

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Feb 18, 9:21am - #403272 
The clutch is going bad when it feels mushy and doesnt push in easily and you see the rpms revv too high w/o it engaging quickly.

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Feb 18, 9:22am - #403273 
^^sorta like slipping the clutch and you can smell it. Smells like burnt rubber.

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2000 Silver Toyota Celica GT
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Feb 18, 10:05am - #403274 
I hate that smell, I got it a couple days ago cause I had to slam on my brakes on the freeway (stupid people in front of me rolleyes ) didn't engage the clutch until it started stutering. Oh well it still works fine (and I have 100245 miles on my car)


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