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Old 12-11-2003, 11:42 AM   #1
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New Updated Svt clutch? do you have it?

my clutch was slipping and ford dropped the tranny and said that the stock clutch that was on the car was weak and they are putting in the new updated clutch that is supposedly stronger?

just wondering if anyone has this update, if you do how is it?


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Old 12-11-2003, 11:48 AM   #2
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Wish I had knew and it was available months ago. My clutch went out at 8700 miles, just started slipping. I've got a aftermarket clutch and flywheel now, but I sure could have saved some money.....Oh Well.
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Old 12-11-2003, 01:30 PM   #3
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how does it feel when a cluth is slipping??
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Old 12-11-2003, 01:37 PM   #4
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its kinda hard to explain, but the gear feels like it wont engage.......you'll know it when it happens though.....
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Old 12-11-2003, 01:44 PM   #5
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You can make your clutch slip, if you really want to know what it feels like - just don't let the clutch all the way out when you try to accelerate. The engine will rev high, and the car will not move forward as fast as it should be, if it moves at all. OF COURSE, this is BAD for your clutch. So if you try it just to see what it's like, only do it once, and only do it for a second or two. Unless you are looking to buy a replacement clutch soon.
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Old 12-11-2003, 03:57 PM   #6
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Are alot of the SVTs loseing their cluth?
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yup I lost mine just started slippin then it just totally gave out
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Old 12-11-2003, 04:20 PM   #8
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eeek not good
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Now that's a major issue! As long as it get replaced under warr I guess. I haven't heard about this before. Hopefully I won't get this problem. ... Did it happen while driving and leave you stranded someplace?
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yeah thats what i hope it happens under warranty if at all ive never heard of that before ethier but who knows
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