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post #1 of 12 Old 01-15-2013, 05:07 AM Thread Starter
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Need a clutch kit

Looking for the best place to get a clutch kit ? Preferably a single mass conversion kit. Since I have a dual mass now that's on it's way out. Depending on price I guess I may just replace my clutch disk and throw out bearing. Just looking for the best place on price for either. Any help is great. Thanks


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This kit's a "tiny" bit cheaper than some of the other big names:


Clutch Assembly Ford Diesel | MTSDiesel Truck Parts

I'm pretty sure this is single mass. The other clutches on MTS's website state if it's dual mass.

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That would be perfect if I had a solid flywheel already but mine has the springs In it now. But that's a good price on the kit if I can find a clutch


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That would be perfect if I had a solid flywheel already but mine has the springs In it now. But that's a good price on the kit if I can find a clutch


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Ah! Gotcha! How much do you have to spend on a clutch? I might have a couple of other possibilities.

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This might be a little more on the expensive side, but this kit INCLUDES the flywheel. Unless you want to keep the one you have:


South Bend Dyna Max Clutch (Single Mass Flywheel Kit)(Incl. Flywheel) MU1944

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Thanks for the help guys. The best I can get locally for a solid flywheel and clutch kit is 950 befor taxes.


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Ah! Gotcha! How much do you have to spend on a clutch? I might have a couple of other possibilities.
Sorry about the other post I meant if I can find a solid flywheel the 280 for the kit is a good price


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Sorry about the other post I meant if I can find a solid flywheel the 280 for the kit is a good price


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Did you check out the other link I posted?

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TW 6pos chip, S&B CAI, Monster 4" exhaust w/ Power Elbow, Big Head WGA, Technicooler, ITP boost fooler, Gen 1 Wicked Wheel, Six-Gun Tuner, Optima Yellow Tops, AutoMeter(Boost, Trans, EGT), CCV mod, MTS TC, MTS valve body, Trans Tech performance rebuild kit, TransGo shift kit, Hornblasters 242 Shocker Train Horns.

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Yes I did. 580 for the stock kit through them. And 150 for shipping. Save myself a couple hundred that way. I can get a used kit locally for 300. But I don't know how I feel about puttin used clutch gear in


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Yes I did. 580 for the stock kit through them. And 150 for shipping. Save myself a couple hundred that way. I can get a used kit locally for 300. But I don't know how I feel about puttin used clutch gear in


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Yeah, I hear you man. I guess just use your better judgement when you check out the used items & go from there. If they don't look good to you in any way, don't second guess yourself. If all else fails, you might have to go with the new kit. Good luck, bro!

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