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Clutch goes down on the floor and won't come back up, Please

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clutch goes down on the floor and won't come back up
JA: Got it. We're offering new customers a one-on-one with the same mechanic for £13 instead of £38. Anything else you want the Ford Mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: Please give me some idea what are the car parts that causing the problem and how much the labor and parts? It's Fod galaxy 1.8 2009.
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: UK Ford
Expert:  Matt replied 3 months ago.

hello

for the clutch pedal to go to the floor, either the pedal has cracked / broken or there's an issue with the hydraulics

these car's aren't known for breaking pedals but its worth a quick look in the footwell 1st

otherwise I'd next bleed / flush the hydraulic system with fresh fluid to completely purge the old fluid out

if the fluid is very dark / black then this is a sign that the rubber seals are breaking up

and fresh fluid may not be enough to fix the issue so be prepared to 1st replace the master cylinder with a new part and then again rebleed the system

Expert:  Matt replied 3 months ago.

Hi

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