clutch or slave/master cylinder problem. -
Sign Up   Today's Posts
User: Pass: Remember?
Advertise Here
Jeep Home Jeep Forum Jeep Classifieds Jeep Registry JeepSpace Jeep Reviews Jeep Gallery Jeep Clubs Jeep Groups Jeep Videos Jeep Events Jeep Articles
Go Back > Models > Jeep Wrangler Forums > TJ Wrangler Technical Forum > clutch or slave/master cylinder problem.

FS: Wranger BRIGHT License Plate LED! Just $3! Great valueRIGID LED Light Blowout Sale - All Sizes, All Series, all End of Summer Sale, 20% OFF!

Unread 12-05-2009, 10:45 AM   #1
Registered User
1997 TJ Wrangler 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: salem, newwwww jerrrseeyyyy
Posts: 29
clutch or slave/master cylinder problem.

hey guys, this is my 1st post but iv been a longtime site stalker.

i drive a 97 4.0 wrangler. a few days ago i went to start my jeep, and when i pushed the clutch in to start it up (it was pretty tight). it "popped" and the clutch peddle lost tension for about 3/4 of the push, and the last 1/4 has some tension. when i push it the floor, and try to start it, the engine will try to turn, but only get like a 1/2 ot a 1/4 turn and quit. im thinking its the slave and master cylinder, but im not sure, iv never had to deal with a clutch before soo im going to youu guys (the pros) for some tips.

turtle17 is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 12-05-2009, 11:05 AM   #2
Registered User
2005 TJ Wrangler 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: USA
Posts: 87
Hows the fluid level in the hyd clutch?

More than likely its the actuating cyl in the tranny... looks like you blew a seal. (Or is that just mayonnaise on your lip?) LoL
Rubiscon is offline   Reply With Quote
Thread Tools

Suggested Threads

Jeep, Wrangler, Cherokee, Grand Cherokee, and other models are copyrighted and trademarked to Jeep/Chrysler Corporation. is not in any way associated with Jeep or the Chrysler Corp.