Originally Posted by cleanmach1
So i took my car into a local shop about a a rattle coming from my clutch pedal and they tell me my pressure plate is worn and i need a new clutch. Problem is i just replaced the clutch about 10k miles ago. So my question is can failure to properly install a clutch correctly lead to premature wear on the pressure plate
If that is exactly what they told you I would find another shop. That the pressure plate is worn in 10k miles so as to need replacement is very unlikely; and that they could determine that without pulling the transmission is damned near impossible.
Are your sure they didn't say/mean "clutch disc"?
- 2003 GT, UPR X, FRPP 24lb/h, Magnaflow, PP 70mm TB & plenum, Delta Force tuned,
Steeda UDPs, Ralco flywheel, RAM HDX clutch, 3.73s, 262 rwHP/305 lb-ft.
New ride (7/1/2013) 1998 Mercedes SL500-5.0L 32V VVT 326/347 HP/tq