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  1. New guy in the group just want to ask a couple questions

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    So i believe i have a throw out bearing that went bad.. was taking off from a stoplight clutch went to the floor no pressure, just had transmission and clutch replaced 4K miles prior to tbis happening. Started the car in first with no pressure and it drove first and second gear but didn’t push...
  2. 03 spyder gs 5sp clutch issue

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    first time posting here. i just replaced the clutch in my 03 spyder gs with a stage 2 clutch kit from competition clutch and TOB was replaced as well.I put everything back together and bleed the hydraulic system from the nipple on the slave cylinder with dot 3 brake fluid. Refilled the...
  3. Rapid Clicking Sound (from clutch?) after oil change

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    I have a 2002 2.4L Eclipse GS with 192k miles on it. Its got the 5spd manual transmission. So I stripped the hole for the drain plug on the (lower?) oil pan while changing the oil and decided I would drill and tap the hole, from 14mm to 16mm, and install one of those EZ Oil Drain Valves. I...
  4. Clutch Release Fork Bushings

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    I'm working on replacing my Clutch, and when I pulled my Release Fork Shaft there were Support Springs, and a small piece (not much) of the Packing that goes between the Support Spring, and the Bushing. How important is this packing, and does anyone know if I should be able to pick it up from...
  5. Eclutchmaster Stage II clutch and Lightweight Chromoly Flywheel

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    Hello Club3g, Your guys expertise is much needed and appreciated. So I purchased an Eclutchmaster Stage II Clutch Kit and their Lightweight Chromoly Flywheel. For reference : eCLUTCHMASTER STAGE 2 CLUTCH+FLYWHEEL 00-05 MITSUBISHI ECLIPSE GT COUPE 3.0L V6 The mechanic installed the clutch...
  6. 2000 GT Sudden Low Idle/Low RPM with Clutch In

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    Hey all... Just bought my 2000 Eclipse GT just over a month ago, has been driving perfectly fine for the last month. Just today I started her up (in 94 degree heat if that matters) and the engine revved up to 900rpm before falling to nearly 600 and staying there. Normally it'll sit at about...
  7. Newbie needs help

    3G Eclipse GT/GTS Specific
    Upgrading my car from a 2001 Focus to a 2003 Eclipse GT. I bought this car in pieces for $200. The last owner tried to put a clutch in, in his back yard, and it didn't work out well for him but I hope it works out well for me. I feel completely capable of doing this job as I have done many...
  8. Strange noise related to clutch. [Video]

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    When I turn on the heat or the a/c I will get a strange noise that I cannot figure out for the life of me. It only happens clutch out in neutral, I cannot hear it when I'm driving. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dyT7zxbM-WY At the end of the video I am pushing the clutch in to make the sound go...
  9. FS: Exedy prokit clutch & Eibach Prokit lowering springs [NIB]

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    Both items are new in box. I'm open to reasonable offers. $180 plus shipping EXEDY clutch kit includes: Exedy Pull-Type Pressure Plate Exedy Clutch Disc (225mm, 23 spline) Release Bearing Alignment Tool Installation Guide For 3.0 V6 models $220 plus shipping The #1 Choice of...
  10. Flywheel Options?

    3G Eclipse GT/GTS Specific
    Okay, so I'm in the process of replacing my clutch on my 01 GT with 70k miles. After disassembling it all (and realizing the disc still has plenty of material left and I'm not leaking oil from anywhere) I've determined the clutch was slightly slipping because of the hot spots on the...
  11. Clutch Question

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    Okay, this is a varying question that I'm sure I will get a few different responses with. Basically, I have a 01 GT with GTS manifold swap (working butterflies), custom exhaust, and a CAI. It has 70k miles, and it still has the factory clutch. Tonight, I decided to go for a drive. Keep in mind...
  12. clutch break in

    3G Eclipse General Discussion
    ok so i finally got my car back tonight and i searched about how to break it in and i live in a small little town and there is no way i could do 500 miles in town so the closest town is like 40 miles away and i could spend all day there driving....is it ok to take it on the highway driving 55 or...
  13. Clutch removal issue

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    Hello everyone. New member here. I came across this site when researching how to replace the clutch on my 2003 GTS. While the site has been incredibly helpful and detailed I have come across an issue I am unable to find a solution to. I read the clutch replacement guide as well as watched...
  14. new clutch / flywheel/ TOB installed. loud grind when clutch pushed in?

    3G Eclipse GT/GTS Specific
    hey my roomate has a 03 gts spyder 5 speed. his car would rev up too 4k and would start creepin along. so figured it was the clutch. so pull tranny , disconnected the BS TOB. and clutch/flywheel was fried. so he ordered off "ebay" an excedy oe clutch kit with light weight flywheel combo...
  15. Big problem need help.

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    Okay so I was in a parking lot I had my E brake up I wanted to peal out in place. I know I know not a good idea, when I put it in first gear and dropped the clutch it didn't sound good, I'm not sure if I slipped gears or something because when I dropped the clutch it was a cracking smashing...
  16. slave cyl., release fork, clutch, gears... input

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    Have 3.0L gt with some problems to say the least. I got the vehicle running a few days back and now am facing some problems with it (The vehicle not running was unrelated) . Seems to me a problem with the clutch, but not too sure. When in the driver seat I am able to shift the gears without...
  17. 2000 ECLIPSE: Fix and sell, part out... push of a cliff???

    3G Eclipse GT/GTS Specific
    A while back someone living in my residence left a 2000 eclipse gt on the property. It has sat for about two years now and is overstaying it's welcome. I know that the manual trans. has some issues, pretty sure it's stuck in third gear. When the car would start could run through the gears w/o...
  18. Clutch upgrade

    3G Eclipse GT/GTS Specific
    I'm looking for an upgrade clutch and flywheel. I've read good things about the stage1 exedy clutch kit buy that's only good til maybe 350hp. I'd like to use their stage2 kit but I haven't been able to find one for my 00GT. Does anyone have advice for a clutch designed more for 450hp? Even if I...
  19. clutch upgrade questions

    3G Eclipse GT/GTS Specific
    ok i suppose posting in performance thread was an issue they deleted my post so here we go again.. im looking to upgrade my stock clutch for the F1 stage 2 racing clutch with 8.6 lbs light flywheel i already purchased the kit i have a few questions regarding the upgrade.. #1 since im upgrading...
  20. Quick Question about AC Compressors

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    If the RPM's drop once the A/C is turned on, does that mean the compressor clutch is engaging?
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