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This maybe stupid but oh well #300656 Oct 15, 1:24pm Oct 15, 1:24pm
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This maybe stupid but oh well
can you replace the flywheel and clutch in an automatic. Please just answer if you have one, dont be an asshole about it thumbsup

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Re: This maybe stupid but oh well [Re: JSPITZ] #300657 Oct 15, 1:47pm Oct 15, 1:47pm
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no you can't, we don't have a flywheel or a clutch. we have something similar, and i'm not sure what the technical name of it is, but the answer is no thumbsup

Re: This maybe stupid but oh well [Re: nebraskaGTS] #300658 Oct 15, 1:53pm Oct 15, 1:53pm
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Re: This maybe stupid but oh well [Re: nebraskaGTS] #300659 Oct 15, 1:57pm Oct 15, 1:57pm
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you don't have a replaceable flywheel and clutch in an automatic...you have a flex-plate and torqe converter...the flex-plate is spun by the starter the same way a flywheel is in a manual...they both attach at the crank...and when you go with a lighter flywheel on a manual you go through the RPM's a lot faster. Now...a clutch is designed to wear out on a manual so that you don't wear out the gears and bearings and such...they are made to drive harder than an automatic...the automatic has what is called a torque converter an determines how high the car idels at so when you push the gas you are in a certain rev-range...a higher stall torque converter is the performance part you are looking for...it will cause your car to idle at around 2500 - 3000 rpm ( a racing converter )..so that when you let off the brake and push the throttle you are already in the meat of the GT torque curve, and have crazy launches...there you have it...without flaming...hope this helps thumbsup thumbsup

Re: This maybe stupid but oh well [Re: JSPITZ] #300660 Oct 15, 2:46pm Oct 15, 2:46pm
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Originally Posted by JSPITZ
can you replace the flywheel and clutch in an automatic. Please just answer if you have one, dont be an asshole about it thumbsup

thank you


hey, if someone needs to be an asshole to a question like this, then they are an asshole, people learn somewhere, its a start!! ANd if someone is an asshole, just ignore them, do you think everyone is born knowing about a clutch or what not??


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Re: This maybe stupid but oh well [Re: qbanprepster21] #300661 Oct 15, 3:34pm Oct 15, 3:34pm
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no you cant.

there are two people who are gonna have a field day on this topic.

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Re: This maybe stupid but oh well [Re: Zero] #300662 Oct 15, 3:48pm Oct 15, 3:48pm
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Auto trannys have many clutches, but do not serve the same purpose as they do in manuals. They have flywheels, but not to the same extent as in a manual.

Swapping it out would be pointless.


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Re: This maybe stupid but oh well [Re: slidr] #300663 Oct 15, 4:35pm Oct 15, 4:35pm
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Originally Posted by slidr
Auto trannys have many clutches, but do not serve the same purpose as they do in manuals. They have flywheels, but not to the same extent as in a manual.

Swapping it out would be pointless.


cool, but hey where did you get that crazy ass avatar spineyes


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Re: This maybe stupid but oh well [Re: AZZKIKR] #300664 Oct 15, 4:36pm Oct 15, 4:36pm
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Originally Posted by AZZKIKR
you don't have a replaceable flywheel and clutch in an automatic...you have a flex-plate and torqe converter...the flex-plate is spun by the starter the same way a flywheel is in a manual...they both attach at the crank...and when you go with a lighter flywheel on a manual you go through the RPM's a lot faster. Now...a clutch is designed to wear out on a manual so that you don't wear out the gears and bearings and such...they are made to drive harder than an automatic...the automatic has what is called a torque converter an determines how high the car idels at so when you push the gas you are in a certain rev-range...a higher stall torque converter is the performance part you are looking for...it will cause your car to idle at around 2500 - 3000 rpm ( a racing converter )..so that when you let off the brake and push the throttle you are already in the meat of the GT torque curve, and have crazy launches...there you have it...without flaming...hope this helps thumbsup thumbsup


thats a lot of help thumbsup


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Re: This maybe stupid but oh well [Re: qbanprepster21] #300665 Oct 15, 4:38pm Oct 15, 4:38pm
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Originally Posted by qbanprepster21
Originally Posted by JSPITZ
can you replace the flywheel and clutch in an automatic. Please just answer if you have one, dont be an asshole about it thumbsup

thank you


hey, if someone needs to be an asshole to a question like this, then they are an asshole, people learn somewhere, its a start!! ANd if someone is an asshole, just ignore them, do you think everyone is born knowing about a clutch or what not??


what the hell are you talking about


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Originally Posted by JSPITZ
Originally Posted by slidr
Auto trannys have many clutches, but do not serve the same purpose as they do in manuals. They have flywheels, but not to the same extent as in a manual.

Swapping it out would be pointless.


cool, but hey where did you get that crazy ass avatar spineyes
Found it on an ATHF site.


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