Who make LuK clutches?
Who make LuK clutches?
When it comes to clutches, Schaeffler is the international market leader with its LuK brand. Our technology is used in every third car worldwide and every second car in Europe. This makes Schaeffler the largest OE supplier to the automotive industry – for both conventional and self-adjusting clutches.
Where are LuK clutches manufactured?
LuK is a one of the prominent German manufacturers of automotive drivetrain components. It specializes in the production of clutches. The brand’s headquarters are in Buhl, Germany.
What stage clutch is best?
If you’re making up to 50whp over stock, you should be looking at stage one clutches which generally hold a 25-50% increase in torque capacity. The stage one clutches generally offer a slightly increased clamp load from the pressure plate and organic disc which will provide a similar stock pedal feel and engagement.
How do I contact my LuK clutch?
To find out more about our services, get in touch with our team now. Call Clutch Care Centre Ltd on 01752 661 398 for LuK products in Plymouth.
Are Luk clutch kits any good?
4.0 out of 5 stars Great product except throw out bearing. I’ve used LUK clutch gold twice, it really is nice. I ran my first LUK for 2 years. I had to take the transmission down due to a bolt coming loose within my bellhousing and breaking the bellhousing.
How long does a Luk clutch last?
Most clutches are designed to last approximately 60,000 miles before they need to be replaced. Some may need replacing at 30,000 and some others can keep going well over 100,000 miles, but this is fairly uncommon.
Can I put a stage 2 clutch on a stock car?
A stage 2 clutch or any clutch with a higher torque capacity won’t hurt, but isn’t needed for a stock or bolt-on engine.
Are LuK clutch kits any good?
What is a LuK Rep Set?
The LuK RepSets are designed to meet the daily requirements of the garage and contain components that fit together perfectly. This allows the clutch to be changed quickly and professionally: Pressure plate. Disc. Optionally including release bearing.
Are Sachs clutch kits good?
5.0 out of 5 stars Sachs does not suck! I purchased a Stage 1 clutch by Sachs over a year ago and it has been great. Not only is the pedal considerably lighter, but the clutch has much more clamping force as well. I would highly recommend this as a replacement or an upgrade part!
How long does a clutch last once it starts slipping?
Once the clutch starts to slip you typically can’t drive further than maybe 100 miles or so, the remaining friction surfaces will erode real quick after it first starts to slip.
Who makes Luk clutches?
Carolina Clutch, a long time and trusted distributor for LuKClutches, offers a full line of LuK Clutch Kits, Pro Gold Clutch Kits, and Flywheels. The LuK Clutch is the industry’s most recognized and trusted clutch kit brand, covering 98% of North America’s light vehicle population.
Do I need a performance clutch kit?
Click here to see the full Luk Clutch line for your vehicle. Upgrading a vehicle to meet the challenges of extreme conditions requires an upgrade to a performance clutch kit. Engine, suspension, tire and gearing modifications require clutche kits with a higher clamp load and torque capacity than a stock clutch kit can deliver.
Why buy Luk® flywheels?
LuK conventional flywheels are dynamically balanced to reduce vibration and improve clutch performance. All new – never remanufactured – every flywheel component is engineered and built to original-equipment… Clutch Master Cylinder by LuK®.
What does the release bearing do on a LuK Clutch?
Clutch Release Bearing by LuK®. The release bearing is the connective element between the rotating clutch pressure plate on the engine side and the solid release mechanism on the transmission side. To transfer release force to the… Clutch Disc by LuK®. The clutch disc is the main connecting element of the clutch.