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thackers
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Tue May 23, 2017 4:43 pm

Is it recommended to soak the clutch plates as you do with a standard clutch? And is the oil used on these plates the same that's used on standard clutch systems? Thank you.

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Tue May 23, 2017 5:33 pm

yes and yes

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Tue May 23, 2017 5:52 pm

Use SAE 90 , not ST 90 oil.
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Tue May 23, 2017 6:29 pm

dont forget your 1to 1.5mm clearence on separation after you fit the circlip use the commpressor as a clutch arm and press the clutch and check for clearence

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Wed May 24, 2017 11:20 am

Readspeed recommend Putoline SAE 90 (comes in 500ml bottle with a pic of a Lambretta on it) with their 5 plate clutches

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Wed May 24, 2017 4:25 pm

Thank you for the advice given, top stuff

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Fri May 26, 2017 4:17 pm

Great clutch.

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