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Old 04 Dec 2009, 06:14 AM   #1 (permalink)
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hi i have a 93 wrx import and went to start her up and she wud only move very slowly in 1st gear goes into all gears fine but it is like the clutch is stuck out no throttle need'd any gear pull the clutch peddle out and wont stall... would this be the clutch gone or something tottaly different??
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Old 04 Dec 2009, 08:27 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Re: Goes into Gear but wont drive

does the engine rev ok?
Is the clutch slipping, or any smells other noises at all?
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Old 04 Dec 2009, 12:14 PM   #3 (permalink)
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sounds liek the clutch is completley fecked
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Old 04 Dec 2009, 05:05 PM   #4 (permalink)
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yeah the car rev's up fine you could smell the clutch the night before it wouldn't move but that was the only time.
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Re: Goes into Gear but wont drive

As above I suspect the clutch to I'am afarid
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Old 04 Dec 2009, 06:42 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Re: Goes into Gear but wont drive

yes sorry to say it aswell but this happened to me one doughnut the night before and the next day no clutch went into all gears but no go , only felt it slip a bit that night and then the next day no go , good luck
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Re: Goes into Gear but wont drive

TBH its probably cheaper to fix then a gearbox anyway so not all bad news.
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Old 04 Dec 2009, 07:34 PM   #8 (permalink)
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well thanks to all i have decided to get a new clutch , plate and thrust bearing and been quoted £285 to have it fitted just a shame i spent all the money on a turbo last week
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well thanks to all i have decided to get a new clutch , plate and thrust bearing and been quoted £285 to have it fitted just a shame i spent all the money on a turbo last week
Where u located ? thats a little steep for labour only
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Old 04 Dec 2009, 07:38 PM   #10 (permalink)
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im in lincoln thats just the first quote i had gonna ring round a few more places tho yet.
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typical cost is 150/175 quid for labour depends if ur flywheel needs skimming too, Make sure you get them to check yours if its had some abuse fella.
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Old 04 Dec 2009, 09:57 PM   #12 (permalink)
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thanks alot will look around and let ya know when its all done
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Old 04 Dec 2009, 11:14 PM   #13 (permalink)
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Re: Goes into Gear but wont drive

i paid 150 + vat for my clutch to be fitted, they changed my flywheel for me too. well worth shopping round tho. my 1st quote was nrly 300 quid 2. Good luck!!
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