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Recommended Clutch for 3.4L?

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by STLharry, Apr 27, 2010.

  1. Apr 27, 2010 at 10:53 AM
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    STLharry

    STLharry [OP] Lube: It's the key to penetration.

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    So on my new truck the throwout bearing is bad and I am going to replace it soon. Since the truck has 149K and I have no evidence provided of a clutch replacement, I think I will do one as well while I have the transmission pulled.

    Thinking of a Centerforce Stage 1 because I've heard good things about Centerforce, but I don't know of anybody that has one in a Tacoma. OEM is also always a good bet too.

    What clutch would you guys recommend I use as a replacement?
     
  2. Apr 27, 2010 at 11:15 AM
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    quattrokiwi

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    I just did mine, I put a Sachs in mine, did everything including new flywheel. Its a night and day difference from the old one.
     
  3. Apr 27, 2010 at 11:18 AM
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  4. Apr 27, 2010 at 11:18 AM
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    oh but I didnt resurface my flywheel which I suggest you do ebcause I still ahve a slight shudder on takeoff
     
  5. Apr 27, 2010 at 4:53 PM
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    What was the manufacturer though? Not advanced...right?
     
  6. Apr 27, 2010 at 4:55 PM
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    I got my clutch for my 3.0 from car quest. Had them turn the flywheel too.
     
  7. Apr 27, 2010 at 5:06 PM
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    a transmision shop in town did mine, i think the brand of clutch was Lucas
     
  8. Apr 27, 2010 at 5:58 PM
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    STLharry [OP] Lube: It's the key to penetration.

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    Which is OEM for Toyota, Aisin or Sachs or what?
    RockAuto has both of those, plus others.
     
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