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What is the best aftermarket clutch that I can still use with the stock flywheel? This would be for a daily driver Supra TT that I plan to take to BPU. What do you guys recommend?

Also, how much in labor should I expect to pay for a clutch change? I'm not sure I'll have the time to do it myself.
Toyota quoted me some ridiculous amount of like $600+.
I realize you need to drop the trans, but that seems quite high.

Thanks for the help.
 

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For BPU the ACT Street Clutch is excellent and tougher than the RPS Stage II from what I hear. Mine grabs very hard and feels great once you adjust to the extra pressure, like a stocker on steroids and it's rated for 588 ft-lbs. Now a stock clutch feels like a Mazda B2000 pickup LOL!

If you are hardcore into drag racing the RPS Stage III 6-puck is a good way to go. Engagement is harsh, but it will take the abuse of full-on launches.
 

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SAY WHAT???

"For BPU the ACT Street Clutch is excellent and tougher than the RPS Stage II from what I hear."

I don't think so. I will put my stage II up against an act any day of the week. The RPS Stage II is rated at 650 ft-lbs of torque and was what Vinney Ten used years ago to run the first 9's in a Sup. Both the Stage II and Stage III use the same pressure plate. This is also the pressure plate used by the so-called Arizona clutch.
 

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IM very happy wiht my TRD basic clutch which is made by RPS. I think its the RPS turbo clutch. No chatter here baby! Excellent for a BPU. And Yep, harder pedal.
 

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I just put my RPS stage 2 in a few weeks ago and did enough running around in town to get it seated. So far I really like it. It engages just like a factory unit since the friction disk is the same, and there is only a little more pedal pressure to get used to. Labor was about 6 hours worth on a friend's lift, but we had a few fasteners that were very stubborn and took a lot of care getting them loose.
 
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