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Another strange clutch issue

Noted that the pedal felt a bit spongy for the first inch or so of travel and that the clutch was taking pretty close to the floor. Took it into a clucth specialst, they drove it, parked it, checked for leaks etc and declared that "nowt broke, nowt to fix" so I drove off did about 15 miles down a motorway but when I got to the roundabout, down changed fron 5-3 no problem, tried 3-2 and got nothing but a wet fish pedal and no selection of any gear....with a bit of effort and throttle juggling manage to re-engage the car home.... Engine off gear selection seems fine, clutch pedal with engine on varies between plenty of kick back on the pedal to nearly nothing at all. Fluids are ok, no visible leaks, release bearing sounds quiet but I am getting intermittent behaviour on the clutch....
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master or slave problem
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Sounds exactly like my master cylinder problem, the seal had broken down and didn't show any leaks
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I have had a strange issue today also regarding clutch.

The clutch seems fine, it doesn't slip and the car pulls away nicely, however sometimes the clutch feels heavy sometimes it doesn't.

Was driving today and clutch felt heavy, next thing i know i accelerate fairly hard I go to change gear and the clutch is light, it seems to vary.

Anyone have any ideas???
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Yea I had that, the pedal was light untill I used the clutch a few times...... a new clutch fixed it
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if you squeeze the flexi-pipe going into the slave & pressurise the system using the clutch pedal, if it holds the pressure over night then the issue is slave related.

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