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Old 02-16-2005, 04:46 PM   #1
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Any CM problems?

Hey Tom,
We are still trying to sort out the tranny thing with my ride. Ford could never get it right, they popped another t.o.b. So, now I have the car over at a strictly tranny shop and they asked if i was sure that the pressure plate/clutch assymbly was the correct one for the svt. My question is, have you ever had CM send the wrong pressure plate with a SVT clutch kit? The box it came in had SVT on the side, but I just wanted to see if you have ever ran into a problem like this, because its not impossible to think that perhaps some one just boxed the kit wrong. I am also having the fw checked to see if it is the correct one also. Thanks, and if you have any ideas shoot them at me.


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Old 02-16-2005, 06:03 PM   #2
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I have never done a CM5 so i dont even know what they look like , send it back get the CM4 and forget about all the problems

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Old 02-16-2005, 06:16 PM   #3
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Guess at this point thats the next step because no one can tell me what the problem is, o well would have liked to seen what that stage v was like.
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Thanks Tom, Lonnie from CM called me this morning...not sure if you had talked to them or not, but they knew my situation and Lonnie said he is willing to look at the fw/clutch assym to make sure everything is in spec.
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Lonnie is a good guy , Keep me informed

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Old 03-15-2005, 04:57 PM   #6
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Got a call from Lonnie today. After checking out the assy he saw that the clutch disc had been made wrong (the spline was placed inverted in the disc, so it was hitting the t.o.b. causing it to bust on start up). So, he is sending me a new assy via two day shipping at no cost....looks like Ill be using CM from now on. Thanks again Tom.
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