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    Re: What did you do with your Miata today?

    First oil change on my new to me motor. I put 2500 miles on it and oil was still pretty clean.
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    Way to go.
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    Starting to order parts for my clutch change out soon. Ordered rear main seal and input and output shaft seals for the transmission. Rear main seal arrived today.
    When do you plan on doing this. I've done a few clutches, I'm sure I can be of some help. Just make sure you have 18''-24'' of 1/2'' drive extensions for those hard to get at bellhousing bolts. A flex socket is probably needed too. Does Jack still have a tranny jack? It'll make lifting it a lot less neanderthal. Are you getting an upgraded clutch in anticipation of future forced induction? Now's the time to do it. FM's clutch is the best bang for the buck and feels stock. Holds up to somewhere around 300whp.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Joe Morreale View Post
    When do you plan on doing this. I've done a few clutches, I'm sure I can be of some help. Just make sure you have 18''-24'' of 1/2'' drive extensions for those hard to get at bellhousing bolts. A flex socket is probably needed too. Does Jack still have a tranny jack? It'll make lifting it a lot less neanderthal. Are you getting an upgraded clutch in anticipation of future forced induction? Now's the time to do it. FM's clutch is the best bang for the buck and feels stock. Holds up to somewhere around 300whp.
    OK, here it goes.

    * Still negotiating with CFO on doing this but hoping some time in late December.
    * Have all the extensions I need and am well equipped. Did this job on Jack's car about two years ago and am familiar with doing this job.
    * Have access to Jack's transmission jack and would not start job without it.
    * Am getting the Goodwin Racing Happy Meal Combo which includes the Exedy Pressure Plate, Disk, Throw-out Bearing, Pilot Bushing, and a 12 lb forged steel one piece flywheel.

    https://www.good-win-racing.com/Mazda-Performance-Part/61-1031COMBO.html


    * This clutch meets or exceeds the FM one and is still tame enough for the street.

    Exedy is a Mazda OEM clutch manufacturer so looking for some factory reliability.
    Last edited by minuteman048; 12-03-2019 at 12:19 PM.
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    Re: What did you do with your Miata today?

    Got your text. See you there.

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