About Clutch Cable Adjuster
What does the clutch cable adjuster do? The clutch cable adjuster keeps the tension on the cable so that the clutch pad does not slip. Depending on the vehicle, it will have either a manual or automatic adjuster. How do you know you need the clutch cable adjuster replaced? Clutch pedal feels heavy Clutch slips Vehicle does not go into gear How is the clutch cable adjuster replaced by a mobile mechanic? The battery is disconnected and the trim panel above the clutch panel is removed. The faulty cable adjuster is disconnected from the clutch pedal and removed. The new clutch cable adjuster is installed and connected to the clutch pedal arm. The clutch is adjusted and tested to make sure it operates smoothly.. Trim panel is installed and the battery is reconnected. How important is having your clutch cable adjuster replaced? Replacing the clutch cable adjuster when you first notice the symptoms is extremely important. A faulty adjusted that is left uncorrected can cause interference with changing gears as well as clutch failure.