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Originally Posted by chrismorse View Post
I had my stock 914, (72) flywheel lightened to about 12 pounds and found an S pressureplate. I used this with a 3 puck sintered disc that was sprung but it was a bit grabby, so I went with a standard disc, (with the waverly springs between the friction surfaces. and it worked well, except for seizing some winters.

Also had 103 forged pistons, carillo 2.0 rods and a Berg stroked counterweighted crank, fed with 44 ida webbers and a Mazda front cooler, flares, s ft brakes, 914-6 rears and drilled,vented rotors.

Lightness sure makes for a lively engine :-)

holly cow, that was 30 years ago!!!
I'am thinking that would have been a fun car with that motor,due to an amazing guy on theSamba I have secured a NOS german Saches pressure plate for a very fair price,very happy camper and thanks to all for the help,Pelicans great
1985 944 2.7 motor,1989 VW Corrado 16v,57 project plastic speedster t4 power,1992 mk3 Golf,2005 a4 b7 qt avant 3.0 tdi,1987 mk2 Golf GTI,1973 914,2.2t to go in.
Past cars, 17 aircooled VW's and lots of BMW's
KP 13/3/1959-21/11/2014 RIP my best friend.
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