CLUTCH PRESSURE PLATE WON'T TIGHTEN TO FLYWHEEL

  • Tiny
  • Boyd L.
  • 1993 Suzuki Sidekick
  • 307,000 miles

I replaced the clutch, but when I put the new one on, I couldn't tighten down to touch the flywheel. There is a gap in between pressure plate and flywheel, about 1/16 inch

Wednesday, May 23rd, 2012 AT 4:02 PM

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  • Tiny
  • Wrenchtech
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It has to tighten down unless you have the wrong disc preventing it. Make sure you don't have the disc upside down.

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Wednesday, May 23rd, 2012 AT 4:20 PM
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  • fixitmr
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Did ya get the right parts? Is the clutch backwards?

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Wednesday, May 23rd, 2012 AT 4:21 PM
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  • Boyd L.
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Got all the right parts and all the parts are on correctly

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Wednesday, May 23rd, 2012 AT 5:25 PM
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  • Wrenchtech
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Sure they are.

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Wednesday, May 23rd, 2012 AT 5:27 PM
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  • cadieman
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Im saying parts all so.

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Wednesday, May 23rd, 2012 AT 5:51 PM
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  • fixitmr
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Compare/measure new parts to old.

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Wednesday, May 30th, 2012 AT 8:00 PM

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