Clutch Slave Cylinder

Symptoms of Wear or Failure

  • Clutch may not work properly, or may not work at all
  • Clutch pedal may sink to the floor
  • Gears may be hard to shift
  • Clutch fluid leak or a need to top off the fluid

Related Repair Advice

  • The clutch fluid should be flushed until clean and clear during this replacement
  • On some newer vehicles, the clutch master and slave cylinders, along with the connecting hydraulic line, are combined in a single assembly and not serviced separately
  • Instead of the master/slave hydraulic system, vehicles may use a clutch cable or mechanical linkage