Common Warning Signs Your Clutch is Wearing and Needs Replacing

Many motorists driving a manual transmission do so without being fully aware of how a clutch operates and the essential role it plays in operating a motor vehicle. If your car receives regular mechanical inspections any clutch wear and tear should be picked up by your mechanic. However understanding the fact that a clutch engages two different shafts – one that drives the wheels of the car, and the other the engine, can help the driver to identify any warning signs that the clutch needs urgent attention. Below are some of the most common problems that indicate a clutch needs replacing or repair. As with most warning signs the quicker you treat the problem the simpler and often less expensive the solution will be. Continue reading