how can I tell if I burned out my clutch

Asked by Oct 26, 2013 at 08:08 AM

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

1995 Dodge Ram 1500 4 by 4 manual
transmission 5.9 liter engine

1 Answer

easy....set the parking brake and put it in fourth...and if it continues to run...ya got a bad clutch....should kill the motor right proper~ also next time you're climbin' a hill will outrace the drivetrain~

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