Are you madabout kit cars      
 "We've Got Kit Cars Covered" Information about Contact         Home of UK kit cars - Various kit car write ups All the latest kit car news Kit car related and general discussion

Kit Cars
Kit Car Data sheets
Picture Gallery
SVA Knowledgebase
Clubs & Communities
Build cost estimator
Kit cars for sale
Knowledge Base

Go Back   Madabout Kitcars Forum > Mad Build Area > Phantom GTR/Vortex Builds

Phantom GTR/Vortex Builds In a Vortex with your Phantom build? Share your build experiences here.

Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 23rd December 2006, 09:59
EddyP EddyP is offline
Senior Member
Join Date: Apr 2006
Posts: 226
EddyP is on a distinguished road
Default Clutch woes

So is anyone able to spin their rear wheels from a stand still, in the dry, without the clutch just sitting there burning?
I went for a brief exit from some traffic lights the other day, and the clutch slipped like hell, followed by a nice burning smell

Trying to see if anyone does a performance clutch for the 827 or legend, but so far cant find anything
Reply With Quote
Available from eBay
Old 2nd January 2007, 14:44
Aprisa Aprisa is offline
Junior Member
Join Date: Oct 2003
Location: Dodford, WORCS
Posts: 23
Aprisa is on a distinguished road

I must admit to not trying very hard! It does spin in the wet reasonably easily but I assumed that as it has really good traction due to the engine over the wheels and large rear tyres it would be hard so didn't push it.

Never had any clutch burn in 6K, it was a new clutch and I have yet to fit he lightened flywheel.

Reply With Quote

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

All times are GMT +0. The time now is 14:56.

copyright © 2000-2024
terms and conditions | privacy policy