Home Auto Repair 1972-73 Chevrolet LUV Pickup Clutches Removal and Installation

1972-73 Chevrolet LUV Pickup Clutches Removal and Installation

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Download REMOVAL & INSTALLATION CLUTCH I) Disconnect battery ground cable and accelerator linkage. Remove gearshift lever from top of transmission. Disconnect starter and place out of way. 2) Raise vehicle and disconnect exhaust system at manifold and transmission; secure to one side. Remove drive shaft and plug opening. 3) Disconnect clutch slave cylinder and push rod from clutch housing; wire or secure to frame. Remove flywheel inspection cover and transmission rear mount bolts. Raise engine as necessary and remove crossmember. 4) Lower engine-transmission assembly and suitably support engine. Disconnect TCS switch and back-up light. Extract engine-to-transmission bolts and slide transmission rearward until input shaft clears clutch assembly. Disconnect pressure plate assembly-to-flywheel mounting bolts and remove from vehicle. To install, reverse removal procedure. CLUTCH MASTER CYLINDER Disconnect clutch pedal arm from push rod and clutch hydraulic line from master cylinder. Remove nuts mounting master cylinder and remove cylinder, with push rod, toward engine compartment. To install, reverse removal procedure. CLUTCH SLAVE CYLINDER Remove slave cylinder mounting bolts and push rod from shift fork. Disconnect flexible hose from slave cylinder. To install,reverse removal procedure. CLUTCH RELEASE BEARING I) Remove shift fork boot from clutch housing.