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by T25_Baloo
05 Jan 2021, 16:02
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Clutch issue: spongey and leak underneath
Replies: 16
Views: 506

Re: Clutch issue: spongey and leak underneath

Titus A Duxass wrote:
davidoft1 wrote: 31 Dec 2020, 19:35
Aidan wrote: 31 Dec 2020, 19:13

my bad :roll:

It’s a funny, you would expect it to be hydro but the clever olden days folks decided not :ok
1660s, from hygro- "wet, moist; moisture" 
 
Wow there’s some knowledge on here! [emoji3][emoji106]


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by T25_Baloo
05 Jan 2021, 16:02
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Clutch issue: spongey and leak underneath
Replies: 16
Views: 506

Re: Clutch issue: spongey and leak underneath

It is an easy job , even easier if you can lift the van and get easy access to it from underneath. I carry a spare now ( bought 2 cheap ones from BW ) ooops , I was to eager with the add to basket button. Good to know mate cheers. Just waiting on delivery and I’ll have a look Sent from my iPhone us...
by T25_Baloo
31 Dec 2020, 10:00
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Clutch issue: spongey and leak underneath
Replies: 16
Views: 506

Re: Clutch issue: spongey and leak underneath

That’s two new words! Cheers David


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by T25_Baloo
31 Dec 2020, 00:55
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Clutch issue: spongey and leak underneath
Replies: 16
Views: 506

Re: Clutch issue: spongey and leak underneath

Pressed reply abit quick there!

I’ll try and buy one of the brick werks ones in the meantime

Cheers


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by T25_Baloo
31 Dec 2020, 00:54
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Clutch issue: spongey and leak underneath
Replies: 16
Views: 506

Re: Clutch issue: spongey and leak underneath

Thanks chaps. All good info. That’s a new word I’ve learnt! ‘Hydroscopic’. I don’t think the brake fluid has been changed in the 3 and a half years I’ve owned it. Don’t remember seeing it in the older paperwork either. The same goes for the slave cylinder. Do you think I’ll be able to get at the old...
by T25_Baloo
30 Dec 2020, 15:06
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Clutch issue: spongey and leak underneath
Replies: 16
Views: 506

Re: Clutch issue: spongey and leak underneath

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by T25_Baloo
30 Dec 2020, 15:00
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Clutch issue: spongey and leak underneath
Replies: 16
Views: 506

Clutch issue: spongey and leak underneath

Afternoon. Went down yesterday to jump in the van and give it a run as it’s not been started in the best part of a week and I noticed straight away the clutch felt really soft. The brake pedal feels normal. You can put it in gear with engine off but when you start it the clutch is still really soft ...