Bleeding Clutch - Jeep Wrangler Forum

Go Back   Jeep Wrangler Forum > General Jeep Discussions > General Jeep Discussion

Join Wrangler Forum Today

Thread Tools

Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on
Old 03-26-2011, 01:24 PM   #1
Join Date: Mar 2011
Posts: 6
Bleeding Clutch

Hey im new to this forum but im hoping some jeep experts will help me out. Fixing my moms 88 wrangler with a 4 cylinder. Replaced the clutch master cylinder and can't find the bleeder. Traced the lines to the top of the trans. What is the best way to bleed it? (keeping in mind not in a shop envirnment with lift equipment)
supertech1158 is offline   Quote
Old 03-26-2011, 01:30 PM   #2
Just a kid at heart...

WF Supporting Member
seadog's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: I'm on the trail....
Posts: 14,315
I can't answer your question, I have an auto, but you might want to post the same question in the "Builders Corner" section. They really get in depth.

Good luck.


I tried to be good, but I got bored...
seadog is offline   Quote
Old 03-26-2011, 02:45 PM   #3
Tyewilly's Avatar
Join Date: Dec 2010
Posts: 551
The bleeder should be on the opposite of the tranny as the line.
Tyewilly is offline   Quote
Old 03-27-2011, 12:20 AM   #4
Join Date: Mar 2011
Posts: 6
Thanks, I appreciate both your inputs
supertech1158 is offline   Quote
Old 03-27-2011, 12:33 AM   #5
97wrangler-242's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: poland indiana
Posts: 2,008
Had this same problem on my 97. Not sure if it's the same but mine was on top of the slave cylinder(driver side of tranny). I couldn't get any fluid to come out if it so I took the bleeder screw out and let it sit for a weekend and it gravity bleed it's self. If it's the other kind im thinking of, I believe it's an internal slave cylinder which is in the bellhousing around the main shaft and idk how to bleed that. I'm sorry I can't go in to more detail but idk if it's the same set up as mine
97wrangler-242 is offline   Quote

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Another Clutch Master cylinder bleeding tip. USAFChief YJ Tech Forum 4 04-12-2015 04:32 PM
My Clutch Problems and How I Resolved Them linz TJ Tech Forum 7 08-30-2014 06:36 AM
bleeding the clutch on my 89 jr. YJ Tech Forum 7 01-15-2010 04:31 PM
clutch peddal adjustment or bleeding? c_mw_spca YJ Tech Forum 6 09-01-2009 08:55 PM
Bleeding Clutch System blueroo YJ Tech Forum 1 10-17-2007 11:28 AM

Download our Mobile App

» Featured Product

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:46 PM.

User Alert System provided by Advanced User Tagging v3.1.0 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2016 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.

Jeep®, Wrangler, Liberty, Wagoneer, Cherokee, and Grand Cherokee are copyrighted and trademarked to Chrysler Motors LLC. is not in any way associated with the Chrysler Motors LLC