Subaru Forester clutch 1999 2000 (4) PDF

1. General
A: PRECAUTION
When servicing clutch system, pay attention to the
following items.
1) Check fluid level using a scale on outside of
reservoir tank. If the level is below ?MIN?, add
brake fluid to bring it up to ?MAX?.
Recommended brake fluid:
FMVSS No. 116, fresh DOT3 or DOT4
brake fluid
CAUTION:
Avoid mixing different brakes of brake fluid
to prevent degradation of the fluid.
Be careful not to allow dirt or dust to get into
the reservoir tank.
Use fresh DOT3 or DOT4 brake fluid when
refilling fluid.
S2M0912B
(A) Reservoir tank
2) Make sure that brake fluid does not leak from
master cylinder, operating cylinder and piping.
3) Apply grease sufficiently to the clutch release
lever pinion.
4) Check for proper clutch disengagement and
clutch pedal return ability.
2. On-car Service
A: ADJUSTMENT
NOTE:
Bleed air from oil line with the help of a co-worker.
1) Remove air cleaner case.
2) Fit one end of a vinyl tube into the air bleeder
of operating cylinder and put the other end into a
brake fluid container.
B2M1179K
(A) Clutch hose
(B) Air bleeder
3) Slowly depress the clutch pedal and keep it
depressed. Then open the air bleeder to discharge
air together with the fluid.
Release the air bleeder for 1 or 2 seconds. Next,
with the bleeder closed, slowly release the clutch
pedal.
B2M1178C
(A) Operating cylinder
(B) Vinyl tube
4) Repeat these steps until there are no more air
bubbles in the vinyl tube.
CAUTION:
Cover bleeder with waste cloth when loosening
it, to prevent brake fluid from being splashed
over surrounding parts.
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2. On-car Service

Subaru Forester clutch 1999 2000 (4) Summary of Content

1. GeneralA: PRECAUTIONWhen servicing clutch system, pay attention to thefollowing items.1) Check fluid level using a scale on outside ofreservoir tank. If the level is below MIN, addbrake fluid to bring it up to MAX.Recommended brake fluid:FMVSS No. 116, fresh DOT3 or DOT4brake fluidCAUTION: Avoid mixing different brakes of brake fluidto prevent degradation of the fluid. Be careful not to allow dirt or dust to get intothe reservoir tank. Use fresh DOT3 or DOT4 brake fluid whenrefilling fluid.S2M0912B(A) Reservoir tank2) Make sure that brake fluid does not leak frommaster cylinder, operating cylinder and piping.3) Apply grease sufficiently to the clutch releaselever pinion.4) Check for proper clutch disengagement andclutch pedal return ability.2. On-car ServiceA: ADJUSTMENTNOTE:Bleed air from oil line with the help of a co-worker.1) Remove air cleaner case.2) Fit one end of a vinyl tube into the air bleederof operating cylinder and put the other end into abrake fluid container.B2M1179K(A) Clutch hose(B) Air bleeder3) Slowly depress the clutch pedal and keep itdepressed. Then open the air bleeder to dischargeair together with the fluid.Release the air bleeder for 1 or 2 seconds. Next,with the bleeder closed, slowly release the clutchpedal.B2M1178C(A) Operating cylinder(B) Vinyl tube4) Repeat these steps until there are no more airbubbles in the vinyl tube.CAUTION:Cover bleeder with waste cloth when looseningit, to prevent brake fluid from being splashedover surrounding parts.5[W2A0] 2-10SERVICE PROCEDURE2. On-car Service