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1990 Honda Prelude Question: can i replace the clutch from the top of the engine.

 

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honda_gal, Marysville, WA, September 18, 2012, 17:29
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i just wanted to know if i can replace my clutch from the top of the engine or if i have to get under it or pull it..thanks

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    holston2008 September 18, 2012, 17:43
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    no you cant. you have to pull the transmission from the bottom to get to the clutch

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    honda_gal, September 18, 2012, 17:44
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    thanks that's what i was afraid of..

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    holston2008, September 20, 2012, 16:40
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    its not to bad, with a few jack stands and a jack and some hand tools you could do it in day..

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    honda_gal, September 21, 2012, 22:00
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    yeah..i am going to do it this weekend..a friend has a shop with a lift that i am going to use..thank god for friends..can't wait to get greasy, it's going to be so worth it tho

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    ziptie12, September 22, 2012, 10:14
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    Just an after-thought from an idiot............Doing the rear main seal and oil pan gasket while there really easy to get at (rear main especially)?

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