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Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning
Talk about driveline improvements, NA tuning and DME tuning your E46 BMW here. This includes diffs, intakes, exhausts, chips, software and OBD tuning.

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Old 02-05-2012, 09:16 PM   #1
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south bend clutches

okay so i know im going to be told to do research but i did some and i couldnt find much.i want to know if anyone is using a south bend clutch and if so, how do you guys like it? what other clutches are any of you guys using that have lasted? my 323i's clutch is slipping bad now.
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Old 02-06-2012, 12:20 AM   #2
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i have a stage 3 segmented kevlar from clutch masters with a lightweight flywheel with less then 6000 miles on it held power great and had like oem pedal feel. I upgraded to a m3 tranny so i have it for sale for cheap! pm me if ya want it.
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Old 02-06-2012, 07:55 AM   #3
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A new OEM clutch should last you well over 100k miles. Unless you have a real need (ie, you have a heavily modified motor), a stock clutch and flywheel are your best bet.
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Old 02-07-2012, 01:14 PM   #4
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Is that the same one you sold over the summer?

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i have a stage 3 segmented kevlar from clutch masters with a lightweight flywheel with less then 6000 miles on it held power great and had like oem pedal feel. I upgraded to a m3 tranny so i have it for sale for cheap! pm me if ya want it.
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