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Which clutch?

Discussion in '1973-1991 K5 Blazer | Truck | Suburban' started by blazen91, Mar 29, 2001.

  1. blazen91

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    The Mrs.'s new 76 needs a clutch. What is a good brand and pressure? TIA!

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  2. HarryH3

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    Centerforce clutches are supposed to work great. The pedal effort is reduced and it has weights that apply more pressure to the clutch as rpm increases.

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    Centerforce, Hayes or RAM

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    Got a centerforce II in mine, works great
     
  5. dyeager535

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    I woul dhave to say stay away from the 3 finger ones and go for the "diaphram" (multi fingered) style. I believe thats where the smooth apply/pedal feel comes from. I can't remember which one I put on my truck, but THAT company was owned by sachs-sedis, the french(?) guys that make bicycle chains. Not sure if its the hydraulic clutch linkage or the clutch itself, but mine is smoother than I thought a truck clutch could be.

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