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EA82 flywheels 4WD V's 2WD ?


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#1 jono

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Posted 19 January 2014 - 06:11 AM

Four different part numbers for the EA82 flywheels.

 

I seem to recall a suggestion to use a 2WD flywheel in 4WD vehicles for a lighter flywheel/zippier drive.

 

At least may have been EA81 info ???

 

Anyone compared 2 & 4WD flys? Done this performance enhancement ? Found issues ?

 

I am guessing if the 4WD are heavier, there is less meat to them, further distance from the box -AND a need for a longer clutch fork pivot. I have clutch issues, based around using a 2WD flywheel and its clutch from an EA82T behind EA82 on a 5MT DR 4WD.

Yet to measure installed flywheel or clutch pivot, but have found the pivots can be about 35mm and 40mm long

 

If I have the shorter one installed, may save me, may need to fit a 4WD flywheel. If I have the 40mm - I is in trouble if the 4WD fly no fix.



#2 Gloyale

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Posted 19 January 2014 - 01:03 PM

Non-turbo 2wd flywheels have a 1" diameter smaller contact face






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