• Respecting the Classics

    First Line’s in-house classic clutch engineer offers some advice to workshops that are faced with the cha ...

    First Line’s in-house classic clutch engineer offers some advice to workshops that are faced with the challenge of replacing an ‘A’ or ‘AS’ type Borg & Beck clutch on a classic vehicle. ...

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  • How to fit a Clutch on a Land Rover Freelander

    REPXPERT’s Alistair Mason replaced the clutch and dual mass flywheel (DMF) on a 2008 Land Rover Freelande ...

    REPXPERT’s Alistair Mason replaced the clutch and dual mass flywheel (DMF) on a 2008 Land Rover Freelander 2 TD4, fitted with a 2.2 TDI engine and which had covered more than 133,000 miles. ...

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  • How to Fit a Clutch on an Audi A3

    REPXPERT’s Alistair Mason replaced the clutch on a 2014 Audi A3 1.6TDI, using Schaeffler’s LuK 2CT repair ...

    REPXPERT’s Alistair Mason replaced the clutch on a 2014 Audi A3 1.6TDI, using Schaeffler’s LuK 2CT repair solution, following complaints that the vehicle was juddering when pulling away and gear chang ...

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  • Having Transit Trouble?

    According to Valeo Service UK, its Technical Hotline often receives calls from technicians, in relation t ...

    According to Valeo Service UK, its Technical Hotline often receives calls from technicians, in relation to which clutch conversion kit is suitable for a Ford Transit. ...

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  • Dual Mass Flywheels; Inspection, Diagnosis and Replacement

    As a matter of best practice, Valeo recommends always checking the dual mass flywheel (DMF) when replacin ...

    As a matter of best practice, Valeo recommends always checking the dual mass flywheel (DMF) when replacing a clutch, as a worn and defective DMF can damage the newly installed clutch. ...

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  • How to Fit a Clutch on a BMW Z4

    REPXPERT’s Alistair Mason replaced the clutch on a 2007 BMW Z4. Launched in 2002, the Z4 has been fitted ...

    REPXPERT’s Alistair Mason replaced the clutch on a 2007 BMW Z4. Launched in 2002, the Z4 has been fitted with various engine types – either four or six- cylinder inline configurations – but has always ...

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  • How to Fit a Clutch on a 2014 Toyota Yaris

    A full clutch replacement guide for a 2014 Toyota Yaris, which was fitted with a 1.3L petrol engine. It h ...

    A full clutch replacement guide for a 2014 Toyota Yaris, which was fitted with a 1.3L petrol engine. It had covered just over 80,000 miles and reportedly suffered from clutch ‘slipping’. ...

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  • How to Fit a Clutch on a Peugeot 107

    REPXPERT’s Alistair Mason replaced the clutch on a semi-automatic Peugeot 107, which was fitted with a 1L ...

    REPXPERT’s Alistair Mason replaced the clutch on a semi-automatic Peugeot 107, which was fitted with a 1L 1KR engine. The vehicle had covered just over 50,000 miles and reportedly suffered from clutch ...

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  • Clutch Slip; Diagnosis & Cure

    Sachs, a brand of ZF, offers some insight into the diagnosis and cure of clutch slip. ...

    Sachs, a brand of ZF, offers some insight into the diagnosis and cure of clutch slip. ...

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  • Help With Hydraulics

    Valeo Service UK advises technicians on what to do when faced with a faulty hydraulic actuation system – ...

    Valeo Service UK advises technicians on what to do when faced with a faulty hydraulic actuation system – the cause of many clutch failures. ...

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