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Had a clutch fitted to an Avensis 18oocc late 2007, petrol.

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Had a clutch fitted to an Avensis 18oocc late 2007, petrol. Smelt burning from day 1. Clutch only did 10000 miles.Any comments?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Toyota
Expert:  Matt replied 1 year ago.
Hello I'd say its possible the clutch has been fitted baack to front so the friction plate position is too high and so its in a state of constant slipeither that or the clutch parts are the incorrect specification and so they are too tall an installed height so the slave cylinder would be pre-loaded and opening the clutch slightlyI'd say the next step is to remove the gearbox
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