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Clutch and flywheel... #374065 Jan 13, 11:53pm Jan 13, 11:53pm
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Clutch and flywheel...
Two days ago I had my new FX400 clutch master and fidaza flywheel installed...
and to make a long story short...

...don't let anybody tell you going from a stock clutch to stage 4 is easy.
though...on a more optimistic note: high performance gearing is an amazing thing..since the install, launching from first gear is like night and day...the responsiveness goes up ten fold(when you hit the sweet spot)..driving my car is no longer just a simple fluid of movement, it's an art...i installed the two parts early because the guy who's installing my c2power turbo told me it would be a beneficial to have the clutch broken when i'm ready...O.K. i'm done now/goodnight all. thumbsup

Re: Clutch and flywheel... [Re: importmobility] #374066 Jan 14, 12:21am Jan 14, 12:21am
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sounds great thumbsup

i was about to get the act street clutch & fidanza fly...but then lovely school came around and it wound up being freakin $650...for ONE class thumbsdown

my new engine goes in this weekend (its just a regular 2zz..dont get too excited) and i was gonna change clutch & flywheel while the engine was out. now it's just gonna be the engine because of that

Re: Clutch and flywheel... [Re: Speed4TheNeed] #374067 Jan 14, 12:51am Jan 14, 12:51am
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"gearing"
? you got gears along with the clutch and flywheel?
? getting the c2 tranny?


I get my kicks on EC.
Re: Clutch and flywheel... [Re: QTRMLR_1] #374068 Jan 14, 11:43am Jan 14, 11:43am
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It think by gears he meant parts...

Re: Clutch and flywheel... [Re: importmobility] #374069 Jan 14, 12:05pm Jan 14, 12:05pm
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Originally Posted by importmobility
\i installed the two parts early because the guy who's installing my c2power turbo told me it would be a beneficial to have the clutch broken when i'm ready...O.K. i'm done now/goodnight all. thumbsup


He is very right... You'll want to enjoy your power right away..
However make sure your clutch is broken in right...
My clutch took over 800 miles in city traffic before it was really good..

Re: Clutch and flywheel... [Re: QTRMLR_1] #374070 Jan 14, 1:48pm Jan 14, 1:48pm
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Originally Posted by QTRMLR_1
"gearing"
? you got gears along with the clutch and flywheel?
? getting the c2 tranny?


gears, parts... i just replaced the clutch and flywheel.
tranny will be later down the road. wouldn't the flywheel be
considered a gear or large sprocket?

Re: Clutch and flywheel... [Re: importmobility] #374071 Jan 18, 12:22am Jan 18, 12:22am
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ill get my clutch and flywheel installed tomorrow its on a lift in the shop now!!! at 1:13 in the morning!!!

Re: Clutch and flywheel... [Re: c4justin] #374072 Jan 18, 2:19pm Jan 18, 2:19pm
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nice!

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