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This method has worked for me on both Triumphs and MG’s.

Put gearbox into neutral, start engine, let it run for half an hour. Turn off engine and let it cool. Start engine and carefully try to engage gear, if not successful repeat the start, run and cool process.

 Graham 

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The clutch on my Vitesse regularly sticks when not used for a period of time and I have found that if I start the engine and let the car  heat up to working temperature, then holding the clutch pedal down I give the car several good revs as smartly as possible from idle it comes free. Also it has worked in the past by putting the car in gear, handbrake on, then holding the clutch pedal down, briefly operate the starter and this sometimes shocks the plate free. Literally though just flick the starter as it is the impact of the bendix hitting the flywheel that shocks the plate free.

Ralph

 

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Ive always released stuck clutches by jacking up one rear wheel, starting the car in gear with the clutch fully depressed then dabbing on the brakes a couple of times till the clutch comes unstuck

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Warm the car thoroughly. Depress the clutch and try starting the car in gear.

If that doesn’t work, jack up both wheels, start the vehicle in gear, and with the clutch depressed dab the brakes.

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