Is it possible to run an aluminum flywheel and stock clutch? - Page 2 - Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum, Ford Focus RS Forum
Ford Focus Forum
HomeContact UsAbout UsGalleryDiscussion ForumsMarketplace


Go Back   Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum, Ford Focus RS Forum > Ford Focus Tech Discussions > General Technical Chat

General Technical Chat This section is for technical discussions relating to general maintenance, electrical issues, engine trouble, and recalls.

Search This Forum | Image Search | Advanced Search    
FocusFest FocusFanatics Merchandise

Reply




 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 12-23-2012, 12:36 PM   #11
C2H5OH
 
iminhell's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Fan#: 36222
Location: Darwin, MN
What I Drive: 2000 & 2001 ZX3's

Posts: 10,893
Points 19,148, Level 87
Points: 19,148, Level: 87 Points: 19,148, Level: 87 Points: 19,148, Level: 87
Level Up 60% Completed
Level up: 60% Level up: 60% Level up: 60%
Forum Activity 14%
Activity: 14% Activity: 14% Activity: 14%
FF Reputation: 52 iminhell Excellent Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (4)


That was high 170,000 on a stock zetec clutch. Still like left in it. But you can see heat hasn't been kind to it. Didn't slip though.
__________________
121,000 members and still no sponsored racing.
iminhell is online now  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 12-23-2012, 01:52 PM   #12
Focus Fanatic
 
Join Date: Aug 2010
Fan#: 78166
Location: jupiter, FL
What I Drive: 2010 ingot silver 2 dr 5 speed

Posts: 4,299
Points 19,446, Level 88
Points: 19,446, Level: 88 Points: 19,446, Level: 88 Points: 19,446, Level: 88
Level Up 20% Completed
Level up: 20% Level up: 20% Level up: 20%
Forum Activity 8%
Activity: 8% Activity: 8% Activity: 8%
FF Reputation: 7 badazz2010focus Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
I wonder how mine is holding up lol 5k shifts haven't been easy on mine either
badazz2010focus is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 12-23-2012, 02:07 PM   #13
C2H5OH
 
iminhell's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Fan#: 36222
Location: Darwin, MN
What I Drive: 2000 & 2001 ZX3's

Posts: 10,893
Points 19,148, Level 87
Points: 19,148, Level: 87 Points: 19,148, Level: 87 Points: 19,148, Level: 87
Level Up 60% Completed
Level up: 60% Level up: 60% Level up: 60%
Forum Activity 14%
Activity: 14% Activity: 14% Activity: 14%
FF Reputation: 52 iminhell Excellent Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (4)
Only 5K.
I did 8K for months and 7K for most of it's life.

I am not nice to parts by any means.
__________________
121,000 members and still no sponsored racing.
iminhell is online now  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 12-23-2012, 03:00 PM   #14
Focus Fanatic
 
Join Date: Aug 2010
Fan#: 78166
Location: jupiter, FL
What I Drive: 2010 ingot silver 2 dr 5 speed

Posts: 4,299
Points 19,446, Level 88
Points: 19,446, Level: 88 Points: 19,446, Level: 88 Points: 19,446, Level: 88
Level Up 20% Completed
Level up: 20% Level up: 20% Level up: 20%
Forum Activity 8%
Activity: 8% Activity: 8% Activity: 8%
FF Reputation: 7 badazz2010focus Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
Testament to the build quality lol
badazz2010focus is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 12-23-2012, 10:22 PM   #15
FF's Night Security
 
sleepyboy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Fan#: 15335
Location: SW Houston, TX, United States
What I Drive: 01' Yellow ZX3 euro, 04' ZX5 SVT

Posts: 26,997
Points 142,687, Level 100
Points: 142,687, Level: 100 Points: 142,687, Level: 100 Points: 142,687, Level: 100
Level Up 0% Completed
Level up: 0% Level up: 0% Level up: 0%
Forum Activity 47%
Activity: 47% Activity: 47% Activity: 47%
FF Reputation: 50 sleepyboy Excellent Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (11)
I have over a 100k mi on a CF dual friction clutch and don't even think for a sec it's had an easy life lol
__________________
I started out with nothing and I still have most of it left

Hatch Nation #15 (Ole' Yeller') & #150 (The SVT)
Moderator for
Technical Chat
Zetec Performance Chat
Southern Fanatics Chat
sleepyboy is online now  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 12-24-2012, 03:04 AM   #16
Focus Fanatic
 
Join Date: Aug 2010
Fan#: 78166
Location: jupiter, FL
What I Drive: 2010 ingot silver 2 dr 5 speed

Posts: 4,299
Points 19,446, Level 88
Points: 19,446, Level: 88 Points: 19,446, Level: 88 Points: 19,446, Level: 88
Level Up 20% Completed
Level up: 20% Level up: 20% Level up: 20%
Forum Activity 8%
Activity: 8% Activity: 8% Activity: 8%
FF Reputation: 7 badazz2010focus Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
I really don't want to skimp out On. A new clutch I wand something fairly nice :)
badazz2010focus is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 12-24-2012, 08:06 PM   #17
Focus Fanatic
 
Join Date: Aug 2010
Fan#: 78166
Location: jupiter, FL
What I Drive: 2010 ingot silver 2 dr 5 speed

Posts: 4,299
Points 19,446, Level 88
Points: 19,446, Level: 88 Points: 19,446, Level: 88 Points: 19,446, Level: 88
Level Up 20% Completed
Level up: 20% Level up: 20% Level up: 20%
Forum Activity 8%
Activity: 8% Activity: 8% Activity: 8%
FF Reputation: 7 badazz2010focus Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
I cant find a clutch kit and a flywheel by itself.
badazz2010focus is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 12-24-2012, 10:49 PM   #18
FF's Night Security
 
sleepyboy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Fan#: 15335
Location: SW Houston, TX, United States
What I Drive: 01' Yellow ZX3 euro, 04' ZX5 SVT

Posts: 26,997
Points 142,687, Level 100
Points: 142,687, Level: 100 Points: 142,687, Level: 100 Points: 142,687, Level: 100
Level Up 0% Completed
Level up: 0% Level up: 0% Level up: 0%
Forum Activity 47%
Activity: 47% Activity: 47% Activity: 47%
FF Reputation: 50 sleepyboy Excellent Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (11)
What do you mean, CFM has clutch kits with flywheels?
__________________
I started out with nothing and I still have most of it left

Hatch Nation #15 (Ole' Yeller') & #150 (The SVT)
Moderator for
Technical Chat
Zetec Performance Chat
Southern Fanatics Chat
sleepyboy is online now  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 12-25-2012, 07:19 AM   #19
Focus Fanatic
 
Join Date: Aug 2010
Fan#: 78166
Location: jupiter, FL
What I Drive: 2010 ingot silver 2 dr 5 speed

Posts: 4,299
Points 19,446, Level 88
Points: 19,446, Level: 88 Points: 19,446, Level: 88 Points: 19,446, Level: 88
Level Up 20% Completed
Level up: 20% Level up: 20% Level up: 20%
Forum Activity 8%
Activity: 8% Activity: 8% Activity: 8%
FF Reputation: 7 badazz2010focus Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
I mean the clutch kit without flywheel so I can buy the aluminum flywheel seperate
badazz2010focus is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 12-25-2012, 10:36 AM   #20
Captain TMI
 
whynotthinkwhynot's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Fan#: 18416
Location: the armpit of TN, Memphis, TN
What I Drive: 05 Focus Wagon; 13 C-Max SEL

Posts: 20,340
Points 27,933, Level 98
Points: 27,933, Level: 98 Points: 27,933, Level: 98 Points: 27,933, Level: 98
Level Up 59% Completed
Level up: 59% Level up: 59% Level up: 59%
Forum Activity 10%
Activity: 10% Activity: 10% Activity: 10%
FF Reputation: 271 whynotthinkwhynot Outstanding Standing Member whynotthinkwhynot Outstanding Standing Member whynotthinkwhynot Outstanding Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (1)
From the looks of that clutch, mine should last until the engine goes out. I drive like a grandpa most of the time.
__________________
Be eclectic.
---The Complete How-To Archive--

Moderating everything now, let me know if I can help.

Quote:
Originally Posted by the user formerly known as ZX3_Chick View Post
You're special aren't you.
whynotthinkwhynot is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply

Bookmarks & Social Networks

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum, Ford Focus RS Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:19 PM.


Copyright 2002-2015 FocusFanatics.com. All Rights Reserved : Privacy Policy : Advertise Information

Focus Fanatics Ford Focus Forum offers many fun ways for you to engage with other Ford Focus Owners from across the world. Whether it be about the aftermarket performance modifications, technical how-to's, European tuned suspension or awesome fuel economy similar to the Mazda CX-3, Audi S3, Mazda MX-5 Miata and Acura TLX. You can find all Ford Focus, Focus ST and Focus RS related information here. Join our Ford Focus discussion forums and chat with local Focus enthusiasts in your area. If you own other makes have a look at Challenger Hellcat Forum, Charger Hellcat Forum, Cadillac ATS-V Forum, Cadillac CTS-V Forum, Lexus RC-F Forum, Lexus GS-F Forum, Mercedes GLA Forum, Mercedes GLE Forum and Volvo XC90 Forum.





Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.1