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Had flag come out to see about my clutch pedal, which has

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Had green flag come out to see about my clutch pedal, which has gone down and cannot put into gear. He said that the clutch needs bleeding.
JA: Has the clutch been slipping? Are you having any trouble shifting?
Customer: No, clutch is ok can get into gear, when turned off. only when i start the car the clutch stayes down and cannot get into gear
JA: What is the make/model/year of your car?
Customer: insignia eco 2016
JA: Are you fixing your Insignia yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Nothing, don't know what to do
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: The green flag man told me the clutch needs bleeding

Hi my name is ***** ***** I help you with this ?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
can you give me the answer to the questions I had sent to you

Yes did the pedal loose the fluid quickly ?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
do you mean it needs bleeding

Sounds more like the slave cylinder has failed can I have the reg number please.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.

Thanks just give me a min.

Is the vehicle still in warranty ?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
not that I know of

It shows me two types external and a internal one if it has the internal one then that is gearbox removal to repair that will cost a lot.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
what kind of cost i'm looking at

A external slave is £142.99 internal is £103.99 plus labour expect fitting the eternal expect 1 1/2 hrs internal 8 hrs approx.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
thank you for your advice

No problem if you need me just get back to me and if you get time feel free to rate me regards Gavin.

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