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Re: SVO: Clutch cable woes part 2



At 09:36 PM 12/2/97 -0500, Chris Costanzo wrote:
> Upon installation I ran into a problem, when I
>>attach either the upper end or lower end of the "links" to the connecting
arm
>>onthe side of the tranny, it seems the main cable isn;t long enough to allow
>>the lower link or upper link to alingn properly so I can fit in the pin.  I
>>tried pulling on the clutch lever i order to maybe adjust itself or give me
>>more slack, but no dice.....
>
>        Go under the car and pull on the cable end while you have a freind
>pull up on the clutch cable.  This will release the tensioner and give you
>enough slack to wrap the cable around the driveshaft.  Ok, maybe not THAT
>much, but enough.  Then after getting the cables in place, lift up the pedal
>again and it will "adjust" itself (and I use that term loosely).  Good luck.
>                                                Bug Bug

Or you can just take a crowbar to the dang thing -- but perhaps Bug Bug has
the better approach -- I'll have to try that next time!

-- Jim