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Apr 27, 8:48pm - #166649 
Flywheel?

What flywheel out there makes the best gains and is reliable? I'm getting a new clutch and flywheel along with a Turbo and i need some feedback on flywheels.


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Apr 27, 9:31pm - #166650 
Fidanza is the best from what I've heard. I think its the lightest to, and works great with the ACT clutch. I've also heard its pretty reliable, and the Celica has a strong flywheel set-up as is.

Then there's the MWR flywheel coming out, and TRD (among others), but I would go with Findanza.

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Apr 27, 10:37pm - #166651 
Originally Posted by 5280vvti
Fidanza is the best from what I've heard. I think its the lightest to, and works great with the ACT clutch. I've also heard its pretty reliable, and the Celica has a strong flywheel set-up as is.

Then there's the MWR flywheel coming out, and TRD (among others), but I would go with Findanza.

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Apr 27, 10:39pm - #166652 
fidanza flywheels are nice thumbsup thumbsup


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Apr 28, 9:03am - #166653 
If you have no intentions of raising your rev limiter then I would not go to a lighter flywheel. You'll always land out of lift. and yes even with a Turbo it'll slow you down a bit.


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Apr 28, 10:19am - #166654 
always land out of lift? I hope this isn't true, lol. I haven't landed in lift since i got my fidanza, but i saw a vid of a guy landing lift with fidanza flywheel so i believe it can be done. BTW i love my fidanza flywheel, It pulls a lot harder in the low rpms compared to stock and it really gets going from a roll. Drivabiltiy isn't too much of an issue. The RPMs do drop really quick so ya gotta shift quick durring daily driving to avoid jerks.


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Apr 28, 12:40pm - #166655 
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Apr 28, 1:04pm - #166656 
Originally Posted by Lucky_317
If you have no intentions of raising your rev limiter then I would not go to a lighter flywheel. You'll always land out of lift. and yes even with a Turbo it'll slow you down a bit.
TRD japan's flywheel isn't as light as the fidanza (9.6 lbs instead of 7.5) plus it's chromolly instead of aluminum. i haven't heard of anyone having issues with lift by having the TRD.


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Apr 28, 1:28pm - #166657 
It's not impossible to land lift with the fidanza. just harder smile since a lot of people have a problem doing it normally it'll make it harder. lol
if you dont mind then by all means go for it. every mod counts smile


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Apr 28, 4:37pm - #166658 
give me a month and i will be landing in lift with my fidanza. The key i believe is to not let all the way off the gas but to modulate the rpms to fall slower. 1-2 shift is the only one where you have to do that and chirp the tires. The 2-3 shift when shifted properly lands right around 6.12ish with no wheel chirp and 3-4 you can short shift.


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