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Light Weight Flywheel

Discussion in 'Civic and del Sol - EG and EK' started by Tein, Oct 12, 2007.

  1. Tein

    Tein So much with a little D

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    has any one here anything about civic turbos with a light weight flywheel?
    Some told me that Light Weight Flywheel on a civic turbo, this combination do not work so good in fact he recomend to not used at all...

    has some here anything?

    please advice, I am building a d16y8 turbo
     
  2. K2e2vin

    K2e2vin Senior Member

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    For drag or street, 12lbs is recommended in general. With the lightweight flywheel, it'll just be more difficult to launch consistently.
     
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    reikoshea HS Troll...And Mod Moderator VIP

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    and there are the occasional issues of strength (meaning shattering) flywheels...usually thats in really high HP cars though.
     
  4. Tein

    Tein So much with a little D

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    Hey thank you guys!
     
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