I-CTDI diesel suffering symptoms of a slipping clutch The first port of call is the need to check the clutch pedal adjustment is correct. Incorrect setting of the clutch pedal upper stopper bolt (or cruise control switch) can mean the pedal is partially depressed which does result in clutch slip especially when the engine is hot. On inspection if you may find there is no clearance between the master cylinder piston and pushrod. The release bearing will be held against the diaphragm spring, which in turn results in clutch slippage or other clutch problems. See Attached Diagram (Need to be logged in to view it) 1. Loosen the clutch pedal position switch locknut (A), and back off the clutch pedal position switch (B) until it no longer touches the clutch pedal (C). 2. Loosen the clutch pushrod locknut (D), and turn the pushrod (E) in or out to get the specified height (F), stroke (G), free play (H), and disengagement height (I) at the clutch pedal. Clutch Pedal Stroke: 130−140 mm (5.12−5.51 in.) Clutch Pedal Free Play: 10−18 mm (0.39−0.71 in.) Clutch Pedal Height: RHD model: 183 mm (7.20 in.) Clutch Pedal Disengagement Height: RHD model: 86.5 mm (3.41 in.) 3. Tighten the clutch pushrod locknut (D). 4. With the clutch pedal released, turn in the clutch pedal position switch (B) until it contacts the clutch pedal (C). 5. Turn in the clutch pedal position switch (B) an additional 3/4 to 1 turn. 6. Tighten the clutch pedal position switch locknut (A). 7. Press the clutch pedal to the floor. 8. Adjust the clutch pedal position switch (K), so that the switch should be ON/OFF at the clutch pedal position switch ON/OFF height (L). Clutch Pedal Position Switch ON/OFF Height: RHD model: 90.5 mm (3.56 in.) 9. Tighten the clutch pedal position switch locknut (J). As a thumb rule on stock unmodified accord the standard clutch will last anything between 30 to 60K miles when it will require a change. There are a few rare instances where the clutch has lasted a 100k barrier. This is an exception to the rule. Remapped accord tends to shred and eat their clutches at an alarming rate so please bear this in mind. TIP Every service if you check the clearance as described in this article you can ensure a clutch working to its best .