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Jul 7, 6:02pm - #25670 
Chromolly vs. Aluminum Flywheels

Whattup, I have heard some things here and there about these two types of flywheels. Such as Aluminum doesn't last as long. Is this true? Anyone that has any input on this please share. Ups and downs of each, which is better and why, all is welcome. Thanks.

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Jul 7, 6:10pm - #25671 
JUN flywheels are 200% stronger than stock flywheels. The JUN flywheel is made from a one piece forging using the special grade of steel known as chromoly. By forging a chromoly flywheel, JUN eliminated unnecessary weight making the turning inertia smaller. The JUN flywheels will give a better response and can be easily noticed once installed. This is a must have when installing a new clutch


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with the search i have, i guess its true that Chromoly is much better than Aluminum...




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Jul 7, 6:18pm - #25672 
Aha, the chromolly is better. I thought so. Good thing you PMed JD, otherwise you would have not got your money's worth. thumbsup

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Jul 7, 6:37pm - #25673 
anyone know where i can purchase a chromally(sp?) flywheel for the celi? thanks in advance

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Jul 7, 6:42pm - #25674 
I heard chromolly is better too .

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Jul 7, 7:11pm - #25675 
Originally Posted by generic
anyone know where i can purchase a chromally(sp?) flywheel for the celi? thanks in advance


http://www.todaracing.com/products/toyota/flywheel.html thumbsup only for GTS cry


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Jul 7, 7:12pm - #25676 
Originally Posted by Grand-Touring-Dan
Aha, the chromolly is better. I thought so. Good thing you PMed JD, otherwise you would have not got your money's worth. thumbsup


thanks for posting this thread thumbsup, damn i forgot all about google insult

sad thing, its only available for the GTS frown


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Jul 7, 7:13pm - #25677 
this is sweet!

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Jul 7, 7:17pm - #25678 
ima try and look for it somewhere else cheaper...lol (i hope)

i can get the fidzana(sp?) for $305 shipped buts it Aluminum still pretty good and its cheaper

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Jul 7, 7:30pm - #25679 
Originally Posted by generic
ima try and look for it somewhere else cheaper...lol (i hope)

i can get the fidzana(sp?) for $305 shipped buts it Aluminum still pretty good and its cheaper


aluminum wont last long thumbsup thats why me and Dan talked about this coz i decided to go aluminum, i changed my mind when i found out theres chromoly, better and will last longer thumbsup


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Jul 7, 7:50pm - #25680 
yeah...i want to go that route now too. i just hope i can find a good deal somewhere like i did with the Al. one.

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Jul 7, 8:16pm - #25681 
all I know is that JUN rocks!


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Jul 10, 11:45am - #25682 
Found a little more info, thought I'd share.

http://forums.clubrsx.com/showthread.php?s=&threadid=91409

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