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Jan 22, 2:31am - #88087 
Fidanza flywheel

Where is the cheapest that I can find a fidanza flywheel? I am in dire need of replacing my clutch, and I would really like to install this at the same time! Thanks!


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Jan 22, 8:53am - #88088 

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Jan 22, 8:57am - #88089 
Originally Posted by Steven


thats the best place i found

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Jan 22, 12:48pm - #88090 
go TRD instead.


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Jan 22, 2:04pm - #88091 
Fidanza is the lightest.

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Jan 22, 2:10pm - #88092 
Originally Posted by Steven
Fidanza is the lightest.


good plan tongue wink


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Jan 22, 8:20pm - #88093 
lighter doesnt always mean better.
lighter with a flywheel does however means that you accelarate faster and at that same rate your revs would fall as well.
(to me a flywheel that light is great for street racing with curves and corners where you do two feet driving to keep the revs up.
i'm not really into that kind of racing but i'm pretty sure some of the other members here do that or auto cross racing.)
turning off from a stand still would be harder and aluminum(which most of the lighter flywheels are made of) cannot take the wear and tear like steel or its alloys and chromoly.


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Jan 22, 8:22pm - #88094 
suprastore.com has it for one dollor cheaper.


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Jan 22, 8:29pm - #88095 
OK, just for the record, is this a worthwhile investment, or not?


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Jan 22, 9:00pm - #88096 
Originally Posted by hybridcelica
lighter doesnt always mean better.
lighter with a flywheel does however means that you accelarate faster and at that same rate your revs would fall as well.
(to me a flywheel that light is great for street racing with curves and corners where you do two feet driving to keep the revs up.
i'm not really into that kind of racing but i'm pretty sure some of the other members here do that or auto cross racing.)
turning off from a stand still would be harder and aluminum(which most of the lighter flywheels are made of) cannot take the wear and tear like steel or its alloys and chromoly.

I always thought the stock flywheel was a little too light, not for me or daily driving, but maybe for others. Decrease the weight of the fly wheel and bucking and surging or poor driveablity and clutch engagement may occur in normal driving, but if you are at full throttle this lets the engine rev up quicker and easier due to the less weight spinning around on the back of the crank. I am still not convinced for durability and daily driving.

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Jan 22, 10:24pm - #88097 
Originally Posted by Death
suprastore.com has it for one dollor cheaper.


just compare shipping, then. obviously that would be the make or break thumbsup

personally i like i-m-racing. (also known as intensepower.com) thumbsup i live on that site.

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