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    Weird issue after new clutch

    Fitted a comp clutch white bunny kit with full face disk

    All went fine on the fitting but when I start it for the first few minutes it makes the car vibrate when you put the peddle down but after itís warmed up a touch it goes back to being perfectly smooth

    During the job it had new rear main seal, flywheel,pilot bush,friction disk,pressure plate,release bearing and gearbox input seal

    Any ideas ?

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    Oh and it seems temperature related as colder days it does it for longer and I’ve done about 30 miles in it

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    Sounds to me like a centring issue. Did you use a centring tool to align it with the flywheel when you fitted it ?
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    Yeah used the one with the kit and the input shaft slotted perfectly into the clutch disk and pilot bush very easily

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    You've not fitted the doughnut for the prop upside down ? It's not reversible

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    If I remember right I didn’t unbolt the prop support I marked it and split it at the centre joint

    It’s the temperature thing/first cold start that’s throughing me off

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    That could be the difference in the revs. Resonance is a funny thing and depends on revs.
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    This happens while at idle aswell while stationary

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jonny Wilkinson View Post
    Sounds to me like a centring issue. Did you use a centring tool to align it with the flywheel when you fitted it ?
    I doubt it as you only need to tool to locate it on the splines, it could be a balancing issue.
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    did you replace the release bearing? could be that and when it gets warm its spins more freely? just a suggestion

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    Yeah new bearing which came in the comp clutches kit

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