1963 fairlane

Asked by Dec 11, 2016 at 04:00 PM about the 1963 Ford Fairlane

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have a 63 fairlane 260 3 speed manual
and need help figuring out why my engine
revs very high when I let out my clutch and
I'm barley moving forward. Could it be
something as simple as changing fluids or
is my clutch going out?

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In 63 there were no hydraulic clutches in the Ford line of cars. Check the clutch adjustment rod, if it is all the way back then it is time for a clutch replacement. And compared to todays cars that job is a piece of cake to a tech, even a novice with rudimentary knowledge can do one. And remember to change the tranny grease while it is out for the clutch.

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