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Wayne, Journeyman
Category: Medium and Heavy Trucks
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Experience:  worked on, Gmc, Macks, Freight liner,Mercedes Benz,,Ford, sterling
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How to adjust clutch on 1997 Freightliner, model fl80 serial

Customer Question

How to adjust clutch on 1997 Freightliner
JA: What is the complete model and serial number of your machine?
Customer: model fl80 serial 1fvxjjcb7vl770608
JA: Are you fixing this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: ya fixing myself
JA: Anything else you want the equipment mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: nope
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Medium and Heavy Trucks
Expert:  Wayne replied 6 months ago.

Hi I'm Wayne

I will help you with this

place a stick or pole on clutch pedal

hold thew pedal 2" from floor

remove the pan/cover from bottom of bellhousing

bar engine ove r with a screwdriver until you

see a 9/16 bolt ,push in on that and turn clockwise

the other style is 9/16 bolt, remove it and a wedge

the turn the ring with a screw driver, clock wise

about 3 turns

I hope this helped you

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Expert:  Wayne replied 6 months ago.


Just following up with you

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Expert:  Wayne replied 6 months ago.


Just checking if this issue is resolved yet