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5 spd mitsubishi eclipse. when accelerating motor revs gh

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Customer: ***** *****. 5 spd mitsubishi eclipse. when accelerating motor revs high then come back down and gear catches rpm higher than normal once it goes down. clutch or transmission problem....?
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  Mike V. replied 1 year ago.

Hi there,

Based on your description this is a clutch problem. The clutch is worn and not making the connection it should. Generally when you do a clutch you should also have the pressure plate and throw out bearing done at the same time.

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