Clutch Repair

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Clutch Repair

DRM Mechanical & Car Sales are your local clutch repair specialist for all makes and models of cars or vans. Our same day clutch service is carried out by our expert mechanics, ensuring the highest quality of service and parts available in Glasgow.

Give us a call on 01236 824863 or contact us on Facebook to get an instant quote and to book your vehicle in. All our labour and parts come with a 2 Year or 20,000 mile, nationwide clutch warranty!

Clutches fitted the same day for all makes and models!

Clutch Repair

FREE Clutch Checks

Do you suspect your clutch is faulty? We’re happy to carry out a FREE clutch inspection while-you-wait. Our expert diagnosis team will be able to tell if your clutch is faulty before any work is carried out on your vehicle so you’re in total control. If you are having problems with your clutch, simply give us a call or bring your vehicle in and one of our skilled technicians will check out the problem with no obligation for a repair. It only takes a few minutes!

Clutch Warranty

Our two year or 20,000 mile warranty is offered on all parts and labour carried out by DRM. This warranty offer comes standard on every clutch repair to the general public. So you can rest assured that all our parts and work is of the highest quality. Commercial vehicles i.e. Taxis, Driving Schools, Light Commercials are excluded from this. Repairs to these type of vehicles carry a warranty period of 1 year or 12,000 miles.

Clutch Advice

Below are the common symptoms that you may experience when the clutch in your vehicle is failing. If you experience any of the below, bring your vehicle along and one of our expert technicians will be able to perform a free clutch check to diagnose the cause of the problem.

Judder
Symptoms: Severe low frequency vibration
Cause: Loose or worn engine mountings, misalignment of engine to gearbox, uneven operation of clutch arm, oil contaminated facings, defective pressure plate, defective driven plate, scored or glazed flywheel, worn spigot bearing

Slip
Symptoms: Engine accelerates without giving a corresponding increase in vehicle speed, burning smell, vehicle will not drive up steep hills.
Cause: Incorrect clutch adjustments, partial seizure of linkage or fouling of pedal preventing the full return of the linkage, worn clutch facings, oil contaminated facings, defective pressure plate and/or broken springs, partially seized mechanism.

Drag
Symptoms: Difficulty in engaging first gear from neutral without making noise, jolt when changing gear with the vehicle in motion, vehicle moves when pedal is fully depressed.
Cause: Incorrect clutch adjustments or lack of fluid in the hydraulic operating system, worn hydraulic system, oil contaminated facings, defective driven plate, buckled plate or seizure on spines, seized spigot bearing or worn spigot.

Fierceness
Symptoms: A sudden move of the vehicle though the pedal is being gradually released.
Cause: Partial seizure of linkage or fouling of pedal preventing the full return of the linkage, uneven operation of the clutch arm, worn hydraulic system, oil contaminated driven plate, misalignment of engine to gearbox, worn spigot bearing.

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