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Aluminum Flywheel ...a good idea?

REAL 1

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Now that I am doing headers, CAI and a tune I thought about doing an aluminum flywheel.

Will this totally make the car difficult to drive on the street. What are the pros and cons?

Any input is appreciated
 
Flyboygsxr said:
I would do it and a new clutch while you're at it!

Adam
This, if you're in there upgrade the clutch.
 
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Only replace the flywheel as part of a clutch upgrade. Get a steel flywheel if you drive the car on the street regularly. I would only consider an aluminum flywheel if the car is mostly a track toy.
 
Would never pull the trans without replacing the factory clutch..Its a mistake you will never forget. Boss clutch is the weak link on these cars. As others have said replace the clutch with a steel flywheel if its your DD.
 

REAL 1

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Thanks guys.

What recommendations do have for flywheel and clutch?

What will I notice with a better clutch?Aluminum flywheel vs. Different steel flywheel?
Car is a track & cruise night street toy.
 
2012-Boss said:
Only replace the flywheel as part of a clutch upgrade. Get a steel flywheel if you drive the car on the street regularly. I would only consider an aluminum flywheel if the car is mostly a track toy.

QFTT. Along the way of modifying my E36 M3, no mod had as dramatic effect on driveability and NVH than a ltw flywheel--till you get to spherical bearings, etc.
 

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