Your clutch is one of the most important parts of your Subaru, it connects your car’s engine to it’s transmission. Over time, it is possible for your clutch to wear out. If this happens it will be impossible to change gears so you’ll need to have it fixed immediately. Read on if you are concerned or suspect that you need a Subaru clutch replacement.
There are a few obvious signs that it’s time to take your car to a Subaru Specialist like SL Autoworks. If you’re experiencing any of the signs below, you could need a clutch replacement.
Bring your vehicle into SL Autoworks if you suspect your clutch needs to be replaced.
You can expect a professional clutch replacement to start around $1,200. While new parts need to be purchased for the job, the labor adds to the clutch replacement cost. The driveshaft will need to be removed and the transmission disassembled in order to reach the clutch. This should only be attempted with proper equipment (oftentimes a hoist is required) and expertise.
You should never drive on a damaged clutch. It is dangerous, and can also cause much more serious damage to your Subaru. If you see any of the signs mentioned above, bring your car into a trusted mechanic as soon as possible.