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Diesel 68MC
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clutch release lever wont spring back????

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Post by Diesel 68MC » Fri Aug 24, 2012 11:38 pm

So i go to pull in my clutch and shift into gear and the clutch does not release. i took off the rod to the lever from the mouse trap and the lever on the tranny i moves back and forth with no resistance any ideas??



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Re: clutch release lever wont spring back????

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Post by john HD » Sat Aug 25, 2012 12:48 am

pull off the derby cover and see if the nut on the adjustment rod backed off.

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Re: clutch release lever wont spring back????

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Post by Diesel 68MC » Sat Aug 25, 2012 4:35 pm

So i pulled the kick cover off this morning and it appears that the pushrod bearing decided to go on vacation permanantly. and my luck being how it is the local ind. shop is clised today. grrr no riding for me this weekend.

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Re: clutch release lever wont spring back????

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Post by Bosheff » Sat Aug 25, 2012 8:06 pm

Do ya mean the throw-out bearing?....bosheff

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Re: clutch release lever wont spring back????

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Post by Diesel 68MC » Sun Aug 26, 2012 8:00 am

Yeah its the one on the clutch push rod. just calling it what the clymer called it. im assuming its the same thing.

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