May 6, 2018 at 12:09 PM #1 #1. weldo [OP ... Got more free play than I used to but the engagement point is right around the middle of travel, not so close to the top anymore. First, you need to remove the T-25 Torx that holds the inside point on your hand guards. Been this way since new and have dealt with it for almost 20k miles. Oh, and there's no "linkages" to adjust on a hydraulic clutch . Post Reply. It goes away as soon as I disengage the clutch (pedal down). The first is that with the truck sitting out of gear with the clutch engaged (pedal out), I hear a rattle. If the clutch and tranny have to be opened up, may be I can inspect the clutch wear too. This process is identical for either the brake or the clutch. Adjust it once, and leave it, if clutch engagement changes, something is leaking. I know different cars and different clutches perform differently but is the engagement point changeable? Just curious if there is a way to change the engagement point when releasing the clutch lever? The clutch engagement point is too close to the floor for my wife's taste. Finally at 120k miles and 5-6 people learning to drive on it, the clutch started slipping under WOT in 3rd. The clutch was fine for about 7000 miles, but all of sudden the engagement point started climbing and now it's like half-engaged when the pedal is at the top 2011 Genesis Coupe 2.0 T … I have had a clutch that grabs a 1/4" off the floorboard and a clutch … This reduction of engagement would typically hinder the clutch pedal feel and make smooth clutch modulation more difficult. Jun 19, 2018 at 7:40 AM #6 #6. (I'm OK with it, but I have longer legs) Is there an adjustment somewhere that I can use to move the engagement point farther from the floor and closer to the driver? The engagement point for my E46 xi is somewhere in the middle and am so used to it. After changing the clutch, it went down quite a ways. weldo, May 6, 2018 #5. Thanks! 05Taco4x4 likes this. I need to let my lever out a decent way and I don't like it. There is no difference in the process. _____ 2005 LGT Limited, RBP 68 Posts . It takes almost no time to get the engagement point either closer, or further away from the grip. 83 Toy - Chebbies, Rears up front, 5.29's, 35" BFG Muds, Skinned flatbed, sq tube rock sliders, list is growing by the day. NOTE: I have aftermarket levers, but they use the stock plungers. With our system, the pedal effort is slightly increased which provides consistent pedal feedback for a perfectly drivable clutch, even if the engagement point is reduced. The engagement point was very high right then. Also, the clutch engagement point is way towards the top of the pedal travel. Discussion Starter • #1 • Sep 3, 2011. Discussion in '4 Cylinder' started by weldo, May 6, 2018. 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