Clutch Repair

How can you tell if a clutch is in need of replacement or repair? When they fail, it can feel like you are trying to shift without the clutch. Sometimes gear grinding is simply caused when the driver forgets to engage the clutch. Of course, it can also be a sign that your clutch is indeed wearing out. Driving in the city or excessively using the car can cause it to wear faster.

Ways to avoid wearing out your clutch
1. Don’t ride the clutch. “Riding the clutch” is a term often used by driving instructors, but it’s not always completely clear what it means or why it can be bad for your car. …
2. Sit in neutral when stopped. …
3. Use the handbrake when parking. …
4. Change gear quickly. …
5. Be decisive about gear changes.

Manual Transmission Repair

Buddy’s Auto Repair and Alignment, Inc.
8295 East Raintree Dr., Suite D, Scottsdale, AZ 85260
Phone: 480-443-1006 • Fax: 480-443-0715 • E-mail Us
Shop Hours: Monday-Friday, 7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

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