Clutch not working

Tiny
PETERDGREAT
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  • 2004 VOLVO S40
Transmission problem Manual 42000 miles

In the past 24 hours it has become very difficult to change gears. At the end of the journey I could not put the car in reverse gear? Is is gear lever bushes worn, teeth of linkage damaged or something more that those?
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Monday, June 7th, 2010 AT 6:14 AM

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Tiny
JIS001
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This sounds like the clutch disc is falling apart or the pilot bearing needs to be replaced either way the transmission needs to come out. Here is a guide to help you see what you are in for when doing the job:

https://www.2carpros.com/articles/transmission-replacement-removal-manual

and

https://www.2carpros.com/articles/how-to-replace-a-clutch

this guide can help as well

https://www.2carpros.com/articles/clutch-doesnt-work-sometimes-or-not-at-all

Here is how the job is done on your car.

Check out the diagrams (below).

Please let us know if you need anything else to get the problem fixed.

Cheers
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Tuesday, June 8th, 2010 AT 12:39 AM
Tiny
RANDY HAYBIN
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It was the clutch like you said, great site and great guides. You are noble doing this for free.
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Sunday, April 29th, 2018 AT 2:42 PM

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