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how to adjust clutch on 5400 john deere

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how to adjust clutch on 5400 john deere
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Agriculture and Farm Equipment
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 2 years ago.

koboma :

The only adjustment to the clutch externally is the rod that adjusts the freeplay of the pedal. You lengthen or shorten the adjustment rod to obtain about 3/4 in freeplay at the top of the clutch pedal travel.

koboma :

# XXXXX is the adjustment rod.

Customer:

what about internally

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Expert:  Curtis B. replied 2 years ago.
Nothing to adjust other than the spring tension which comes adjusted on a new or reconditioned pressure plate. What is the problem? clutch slipping, and you already have freeplay?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

yes the clutch was slipping under load I adjusted the rod and it works well now. thank-you

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 2 years ago.
Good job! Thank you.

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