[DML] Re: How to change the clutch engagement?
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[DML] Re: How to change the clutch engagement?



Andy,

You could install the adjustable link rod hat John hervey sells on his site Or I should say, 
clutch master cylinder linkage rod. You may be able to make the adjustments you need by 
doing that. I happen to have one of Rob Gradys adjustable clevis links he used to sell but 
are no longer avaliable. I also happen to have the Centerforce clutch in my car but mine 
has the weights installed on the diapragm spring. Center force no longer does this 
because of a design change made by Valeo several years ago. My clutch disengages at 
about one third downward pedal travel. I have driven a car that had a severally worn out 
clutch that would engage and disengage just of the the floor which ment the clutch was 
barely disengaging in order too shift. yes, he had shifting problems. That all went away 
with the new clutch we installed last year. Now his pedal engages about 1/3 travel  now.

Dennis

--- In dmcnews@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, Soma576@... wrote:
>
> Group,
>  
> I am interested in adjusting where in my clutch pedal travel the clutch  
> engages/disengages. Right now I feel the engagement is too far 'up' on the  pedal, 
> like it grabs with only an inch or two before your foot is off the  pedal.  
> I'd rather have it engage closer to the floor.  I have a  centerforce clutch, 
> stainless line, and all new hydraulics.  I just had the  tranny out and the 
> clutch looked like brand-new.  Is there anything I can  do?
>  
> Andy
>  
> Fargo, ND  
> 1982 DeLorean DMC12 VIN 11596
> 
> 
> 
> [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
>









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