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A3 Clutch Size?

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by reptor245, Sep 17, 2013.

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    So time has come to replace the clutch and upon looking around on GSF it seems there is possibly two types and clutch to get for my A3 1.8T 1999 AGU engine. my quextion is without taking the clutch out, how do i know what size to get? is it the 220mm or 230mm?
    Basiclt im wanting to buy the part before i take the car into the garage for them to fit it
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    [Sep 17, 2013]
    A3s are 220, S3s are 240.
    Get a vr6 clutch
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    What's the cost of a vr6 clutch and ate they a straight fit?
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    Yes.

    Do a search.

    VR6 clutch.

    ABF flywheel.

    New bolts from VW.

    Will cost less than £100 in parts and make your clutch super smooth and with a great feel, whilst being capable of 300lbft/300bhp without breaking a sweat.
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    Less that £100 for a VR6 clutch including bolts? From we're?
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