View
Quotes
Go

Bruce's Tire provides Clutch Adjustment and Inspection services to Oakland, CA, Fremont, CA, San Jose, CA, and other surrounding areas.

Please call your local store for a quote!
Approx. Time: 60 Minutes  |   Price Range: Get Quote for Price

The Basics Behind Clutch Adjustment and Inspection Services at Bruce's Tire

In a manual transmission, the responsibility of the clutch is to engage and disengage the transmission from the engine. A clutch in a manual transmission allows the engine to continue turning even when the vehicle is stopped. In an automatic transmission, this process is regulated by the torque converter and transmission fluid. The clutch operates two shafts, one in the transmission and the other in the engine, and uses friction to keep the transmission connected to the engine. If the clutch is engaged, the pressure plate pushes against a flywheel and joins the transmission to the engine. If the clutch is disengaged, the pressure plate pulls away from the flywheel, separating the transmission from the engine. The clutch makes switching gears possible. Some transmissions use hydraulic clutches while others use cable clutches. In both cases, routine clutch maintenance is required to keep all moving components operating efficiently. If you are concerned about the functionality of your clutch, be sure to contact us about a service.



Why Should You Have Clutch Adjustment and Inspection Services Performed at Bruce's Tire?

A slipping or sticking clutch are both signs that you should have your clutch inspected. If your clutch slips, the friction material on the clutch disc may have worn away, which will loosen the contact between the disc and the flywheel. When a clutch sticks, the clutch fails to release all the way, and leaves the engine in limited contact with the transmission. This can create grinding noises and an inability to switch between gears. Too much free play and an overly stiff clutch are signs of an impending clutch inspection or adjustment. Most clutch adjustments concerning a hydraulic clutch involve examining, draining, and refilling the fluid reservoirs. In a clutch check and adjustment involving a cable driven clutch, our service staff will check the cable on the release arm, and make the necessary adjustments on the cables and hardware in your vehicle’s clutch mechanism. Neglecting a clutch adjustment or inspection when warning signs arise can cause serious damage to your engine and transmission.

We proudly service the Clutch Adjustment and Inspection needs of customers in Oakland, CA, Fremont, CA, San Jose, CA, and surrounding areas.

Areas Served : Oakland, CA | Fremont, CA | San Jose, CA | and surrounding areas

Hankook Tires Laufenn Tires Continental Tires General Tires Bridgestone Tires Firestone Tires Yokohama Tires Hercules Tires

Contact Bruce's Tire


CAPTCHA image

Send »           

Stay Connected

Contact Us

Phone: (510) 651-4701
Fax:
Address: 2420 Prune Ave
Fremont, CA 94539
Phone: (408) 335-6171
Fax:
Address: 1315 N. 10th ST
San Jose, CA 95112
Phone: (408) 295-1742
Fax:
Address: 1136 Old Bayshore Hwy
San Jose, CA 95112
Phone: (408) 842-0710
Fax:
Address: 7700 Monterey St
Gilroy, CA 95020
Phone: (209) 826-1269
Fax:
Address: 205 W. Pacheco Blvd
Los Banos, CA 93635
Phone: (925) 453-0006
Fax:
Address: 6144 Industrial Way #A
Livermore, CA 94551
Phone: 510-324-0202
Fax:
Address: 2416 Whipple Rd
Hayward, CA 94544
Phone: (510) 567-8473
Fax:
Address: 240 Hengenberger Road
Oakland, CA 94621
Powered by Net Driven
Login