how to replace clutch slave cylinder? on 2001 Mazda B2300

Do I have to drop the transmission to replace the clutch slave cylinder? Is this an expensive repair if done at service dept?

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It is a 4 to 4.5 hour job to replace the slave cylinder on a 2 Wheel Drive.. The transmission must be removed to gain axcess to the slave cylinder.
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Yes you have to pull the tranie, the slave cyl is held in by 2 10 mm bolts behind the release bearing ,