Easy step by step guide on how to replace an automotive engine clutch disc and
pressure plate, though appearances may vary, the process is the same on most vehicles.
Difficulty Level - 8
Tools and Supplies Needed
Complete tool set
Clutch replacement kit with alignment tool
Hoist or hydraulic jack with stands.
Protective eye wear and gloves
Fluid catch basin
Begin with the vehicle lifted enough to access the transmission while using jack
stands for safety, wear protective eyewear, gloves and breathing mask. (Note: A
clutch is constructed using asbestos which causes cancer, use a mask before removing
the clutch disc.)
Step 1 - To replace a clutch assembly the transmission and exhaust system
must be removed.
Please visit our
manual transmission removal guide for further instructions.