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Old 08-08-2017, 08:37 AM
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My CC stage 4 is shit.
In what way?
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Originally Posted by E4RTH WORM JIM View Post
My CC stage 4 is shit, as soon as it fails it's been replaced by OEM and ACT pressure plate.
What's up with it? I'm not sure what differences there are between the stages, drivability wise?
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Old 08-08-2017, 01:49 PM
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It's a six puck so has harsh engagement and a strong pressure plate. I've snapped 5 drive shafts with this clutch.

Iif you don't heal and toe perfectly you can lock the wheels when the clutch engages. I blame this clutch (and my driving) for my recent failed diff.

Each to their own and all, I just don't like it
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Old 08-08-2017, 10:09 PM
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Originally Posted by E4RTH WORM JIM View Post
It's a six puck so has harsh engagement and a strong pressure plate. I've snapped 5 drive shafts with this clutch.

Iif you don't heal and toe perfectly you can lock the wheels when the clutch engages. I blame this clutch (and my driving) for my recent failed diff.

Each to their own and all, I just don't like it
Wow, that does sound pretty harsh!
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Originally Posted by E4RTH WORM JIM View Post
My CC stage 4 is shit, as soon as it fails it's been replaced by OEM and ACT pressure plate.
How much power are you running? a puck disc is very harsh and was told to not go near them unless you like heavy and unforgiving clutch's.
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Originally Posted by E4RTH WORM JIM View Post
My CC stage 4 is shit, as soon as it fails it's been replaced by OEM and ACT pressure plate.
so this combo is good even though you SC?
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so this combo is good even though you SC?
I ran the standard original clutch, SC at 125k and still had the same clutch, now on 134k and i decided to change it because of 2 reasons, 1. demon tweeks had a great deal on the CC stage 2 and 2. it was slipping at the top end when you unloaded then loaded back up when on uneven roads.

My standard clutch held up fine even with 2 tracks days and 2 rolling road days. Bare in mind though i never launched my car, always rolling starts.
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OEM ! Get the friction disc and pressure plate from Si at Hendy, do some research, fit it in the winter when the cars hibernating !
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