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ebmcs03
07-30-2007, 07:47 PM
How much is everyone paying to replace their clutch? I'm not looking to upgrade it to handle more power or anything the car is stock so it basically just needs a OEM or equivalent clutch. My clutch is getting thin and I can feel it slipping. I called a local mechanic and they wanted $1100 to replace the clutch. They said some valve also needs to be replaced to prevent future leaks. $1100 sounds steep!

Whats the average cost for a clutch replacement on a 1998 B5 A4 2.8, non quattro.

quattro16
07-30-2007, 07:48 PM
I would charge you 600 plus parts.

ebmcs03
07-30-2007, 07:54 PM
I would charge you 600 plus parts.

How much are parts? $400? if thats the case $1100 sounds close...

Do you know what the mechanic I called was referring to when he said theres some extra valves that needs to be replaced along with the clutch to prevent leaks in the future?

gotaudi
07-30-2007, 08:05 PM
the mechanic most likely wants to change the slave cylinder, If that goies out your clutch doesnt work, the pedal drops to the floor.