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lately I'm having to replace the clutch master cylinder and slave almost every 3 months.I'm not not buying the cheap parts.Any help would be appriciated.

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HI WALTER, ARE YOU REPLACING THEM BECAUSE THEY START LEAKING OR THEY JUST STOP WORKING ? I CAN NOT SAY IT IS BECAUSE OF CONTAMINATED FLUID. YOU NEED TO BLEED THESE THINGS OUT SO I WILL ASSUME THE FLUID IS NEW.. WHEN YOU SAY YOU ARE GETTING GOOD UNITS ARE THEY DELCO GM OR IS THIS FROM LIKE PEP BOYS OR A PART STORE WITH BRAND X PART NAMES ???IF THEY ARE DELCO PARTS THERE ARE ONLY A FEW  THINGS THAT I CAN THINK OF THAT WOULD CAUSE A PROBLEM LIKE THIS, CONTAMINATED FLUID, A BAD PRESSURE PLATE OR THROW OUT BEARING STICKING ON TRANSMISSION SHAFT,CAUSING A LOT OF PRESSURE BUILDING UP IN THE HYDRAULIC PARTS. THIS WILL CAUSE EARLY FAILURE...WHEN YOUR NEW PARTS ARE  FIRST INSTALLED DOES THE CLUTCH PEDAL FEEL NORMAL OR STICKY AND GRABBY ?? IS THE PEDAL HARDER THEN IT USED TO BE ??  IF SO I THINK YOU BETTER REMOVE THE TRANSMISSION AND DO A GOOD DIAGNOSES OF THE CLUTCH ASSEMBLY. I THINK YOU WILL FIND THE PROBLEM. I KNOW THAT IS NOT FUN. BUT YOU GOTTA GET TO THE BOTTOM OF IT.. LET ME KNOW HOW THIS GOES OR IF YOU NEED TO ASK MORE QUESTIONS AND GOOD LUCK TO YOU,,,,TOM  

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PLEASE READ ALL OF THIS BEFORE ASKING ANY QUESTIONS. IF THIS CHEVY SECTION IS MAXED OUT.YOU CAN REACH ME IN THE OLDS/BUICK SECTION. Will answer questions from 6:00am to 10:00pm all days [EST][[[ NO DIESEL OR PAINT QUESTIONS]]] will answer all 1965 to present QUESTIONS ON ALL GM'S on mechanics of these cars. Keep in mind i am not there in person i am going on what you are telling me !! PLEASE IF ASKING A QUESTION GIVE ME AS MUCH INFO AS POSSIBLE. THE MORE THE BETTER. SUCH AS YEAR,MAKE,MODEL,ENGINE SIZE. THIS WILL HELP ME HELP YOU. I will not be able to answer all questions because of some situations that i would really need to be there and see things for myself,such as electrical issues. In many cases i would need wiring diagrams. I can also give you an estimate on what the cost would be at our repair shop as an idea to help you. Keep in mind that my answer is ONLY MY ADVICE,ck with your mechanic as well.. >> THANK YOU, TOM..

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I have been a ASE certified master mechanic for over 30 years and certified IN ALL 8 CATEGORIES,[engine repair,engine performance,auto trans,manual trans,clutches,steering and suspension,brakes,electrical systems,heating and air/cond. I am also a state CERTIFIED inspector for over 30 years. I do computer work [pcm]fault codes,pcm flashing,state inspection monitor readiness,repairs on exhaust,fuel service,[injection and carburetor,] charging system problems, running issues,alignments,frame problems,tire balance,struts and of course standard and anti-lock brakes.

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high school,4 years of tech school,and many many hours of auto training with many gm classes and aftermarket training classes..

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