Zilvia.net Forums | Nissan 240SX (Silvia) and Z (Fairlady) Car Forum

Go Back   Zilvia.net Forums | Nissan 240SX (Silvia) and Z (Fairlady) Car Forum > General > Tech Talk

Tech Talk Technical Discussion About The Nissan 240SX and Nissan Z Cars

Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 01-08-2017, 09:48 PM   #1
Leaky Injector
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: SOCAL 92591
Age: 31
Posts: 97
Trader Rating: (2)
Feedback Score: 2 reviews
Question 180sx sr20de clutch question

First off, I've searched high and low for this, for the past 3 days. I have an n/a sr20de engine from a 1996 180sx type s, and the sr transmission and bellhousing it came with from the factory. I'm swapping this setup into a 1989 s13 fastback. Upon separating the engine and transmission, I realized I'm still rocking the oem stock clutch and flywheel. It's the 225mm flyeheel, and I can't find any stateside vendors for a new clutch to fit it. I translated the relevant fsm pages from Japanese and found that the clutch from the ca18det has the same specs as the sr20de. I know I could put the larger det flywheel and clutch on my setup, but being n/a, the extra rotating mass would hinder my acceleration. Does anyone know if the ca18det clutch and pressure plate works with the 225mm sr20de flywheel? Or should I just bite the bullet and get a lightweight 240mm sr20det flywheel to make life easier in the future?
psh why pay someone else when you can do it yourself?
cycloneskate is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Old 01-08-2017, 10:24 PM   #2
Zilvia Addict
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: albuquerque
Posts: 811
Trader Rating: (6)
Feedback Score: 6 reviews
i say make your life as easy as possible...
jedi03 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-09-2017, 05:33 AM   #3
Leaky Injector
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: engerland
Posts: 99
Trader Rating: (0)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
the CA friction disc is the same but I think the NA-SR cover plate has different mounting holes than the CA clutch cover.

I would just fit a lightweight SR20DET flywheel and clutch.
gaz_moose is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-09-2017, 10:12 AM   #4
Zilvia Addict
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Orlando, Fl
Age: 30
Posts: 997
Trader Rating: (29)
Feedback Score: 29 reviews
Find a stock SR flywheel & buy an Exedy Stage 1 clutch. Cheap & simple
Originally Posted by Mister.E View Post
Drill into the bottom of your dildo, insert LEDs, and apply power.
mewantkouki is offline   Reply With Quote


180sx, ca18det, flywheel, s13, sr20de

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 -6. The time now is 06:37 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Copyright © 1998 - 2015, Zilvia.net™