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Old 12-12-2013, 06:22 AM   #1
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slipping clutch

my clutch is starting to slip under heavy torque loads, im regetting ready to replace it. no big deal however ive noticed im only getting 24-26 mpg as apposed to, my usual 28-32.

my question is can a slipping clutch effect gas milleage?

seems like a no brainer im just curoius what your thoughts are.
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Old 12-12-2013, 06:24 AM   #2
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I doubt it would make any mpg changes.
If anything, it should go up, since you're going easier on the car.
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Old 12-12-2013, 06:33 AM   #3
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i supose but what if its slipping under normal use just enought that i cant notice it, keeping the rpms up just enought that it uses a a small amount more than usual?

idk just a thought. i guess it could just be the winter mix gas.

please note that i calulate mpg by hand at fill up
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