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Old 05-17-2017, 10:59 AM
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Euro 300D Clutch disc?

quick question

my euro 300D (NA 617 w/ super rare flywheel) needs a clutch job. Is the clutch kit the same as the 240D since the parts catalog here doesn't list a euro 300D

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Old 05-18-2017, 01:39 AM
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Yes

Note that later 240s had clutches for 26 spline gearboxes so make sure you get the right one
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Old 05-18-2017, 06:54 AM
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Old 05-18-2017, 08:29 AM
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You won't find the 26 spline disk listed for the 240 stateside because it was only put in the euro 240.
The US 190 had a 26 spline clutch that is the same size and may work. There appeared to be a difference in the vibration dampning springs on the 190 disk so I didn't try it on mine, though I would have if I hadn't needed the car up and running so badly. I ended up ordering mine through the classic center and paying dearly for it.
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Old 10-03-2017, 09:39 PM
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Did you ever get this done?

I am afraid that my euro will need the clutch, as it is slipping but I will make the tool first to confirm.

Though it is my only mode of transport, I can't keep it apart for two long trying to source the parts
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Old 10-05-2017, 08:39 AM
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There are places that reline clutch plates. Usually today the end cost over a new clutch plate is also an advantage. About fifty dollars fairly locally.

The same pressure plate should be a common and easily sourced item.
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I used the 240 clutch kit. I haven't driven the car a lot yet, but it engages, feels right, and sounds right.
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Old 10-07-2017, 05:20 PM
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My 85 Euro, 5 spd, TD uses the same clutch disc as my US spic 240Ds. I haven't had to put a clutch in the Euro 240D yet.

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