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My clutch pedal is going to floor and when it releases if i

Customer Question

my clutch pedal is going to floor and when it releases if i dont releaseslow it stalls
JA: Has the clutch been slipping? Are you having any trouble shifting?
Customer: when shifting and clutch pedal pushed in the gears are harder to into gear
JA: What is the make/model/year of your car?
Customer: 03 chevy s10 2.2 5 speed new clutch installed 15000 miles ago
JA: Are you fixing your S10 yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: nothing yet ive looked at the slave cylinder and the rubber is fully popped out as in down position under lid and over half full and yes myself fix
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: also been bucking latley i replaced coils and ignition control unit did not fix
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Transmissions
Expert:  Jerry replied 10 months ago.

Hello and welcome. My name is ***** ***** you for visiting the site, I am reviewing your question and will reply shortly, thanks.

Expert:  Jerry replied 10 months ago.

Have you tried to bleed the hydraulic clutch system on it?

Do you see any fluid leaking from the bottom of the bell housing?

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
I believe fluid at bottom of bell housing
Customer: replied 10 months ago.
I ordered new clutch kit with slave cylinder and clutch and flywheel
Expert:  Jerry replied 10 months ago.

I see, thanks. You may also want to just have a look at the end of the rod where it goes into the master cylinder. A little residue is normal but if you see any fluid running down the firewall, you should also replace the master cylinder.

Expert:  Jerry replied 10 months ago.

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