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Old 01-13-2009, 06:13 PM   #1
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Anyone do a clutch yet?

Mine is pretty much toasted and I will be replacing it soon. I'm looking to see if anyone else has done it and how they did it. Going by what ALLDATA says to do, it almost looks easier to pull the motor and trans out the top.
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Felt bad about bringing it out to the cold since it was clearly stressed, so I lobbed it over the fence towards the neighbor's house
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Old 01-14-2009, 06:42 AM   #2
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Here are the images from my clutch. The previous lease owner killed it. Dropping the subframe is not that hard but getting it back in the proper place is quite difficult. There is a special tool that aligns it.
http://genuinesaab.com/gallery/B207RClutch

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How many miles does your car have on it?
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Old 01-14-2009, 07:40 AM   #4
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How many miles does your car have on it?
Aero 9-3 ~36K that was like 32 or something.
Vig 24K
V4 50K shown so might be 150K.
Bike 1,300 I think.
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2.0 GOOSE 500whp + 8500rpm = 11.06 @125 E85
Viggen 439whp / 447tq 12.43 @114 on Gt2871.64, (Now 511whp Gt3076)
Nordic E85 9-3 SS Aero 320hp / 350ftlbs
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Old 01-14-2009, 05:26 PM   #5
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83k. I will be doing it in a garage with no lift and limited tools and that subframe looks like a pain.

EDIT: Nick, what stages do you offer for the SPEC 5 speed? It's not on your site.
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Stage2 should be just fine.

That will be a big job. Easy to do, hard to get right.
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Viggen 439whp / 447tq 12.43 @114 on Gt2871.64, (Now 511whp Gt3076)
Nordic E85 9-3 SS Aero 320hp / 350ftlbs
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