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TR6 TR6 Clutch Question

SherpaPilot

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A few weeks ago, my clutch slave cylinder pipe popped off. I just finished replacing it with a braided steel line from Moss. Everything bleeds out just fine but I am unable to pressurize the slave. I am now thinking that the clutch master cylinder failed which somehow forced the original plastic pipe to fail. I have ordered up a new master cylinder as well as a new slave. Prior to the failure, the clutch was a little stiff to operate. Do you think I am on the right track or is this action an overkill? I would rather replace items now and get reliability rather than have something fail and regret not doing it when the car was on jackstands.
 

John_Mc

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Depending on the condition of your cylinders you could try just the replacement kits rather than the whole cylinders. I would have to defer to others whether you're on the the right track or not. Replacement kits are relatively easy to install.
 
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No, the length and id of the hose is immaterial. It is just a conduit for the pressurized fluid to travel from the master cylinder to the slave cylinder...

Now the caveat. If the hose is too small a restriction in flow can and will develop. But you would have to be extremely small in inner diameter to have that affect.
 
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