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Turbo Solstice And Sky Get More Grip With New ACT Clutch Kits

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Turbo Sky and Solstice: ACT Street Clutch Kit

Despite the Pontiac Solstice and the Saturn Sky being axed from production, you can still get a "grip" on one of these with the new ACT .  ACT’s new clutch kit for the 07-10 Pontiac Solstice 2.0L Turbo and 07-10 Saturn Sky 2.0L Turbo features a Heavy Duty Pressure Plate that incorporates hardened diaphragm fingers for decreased wear and provides a 28% increase in clamp force over the stock unit.

The ACT Street Clutch Kit combines the Heavy Duty Pressure Plate and a Performance Organic Street Disc, a disc that features special performance organic friction materials to withstand increased heat and abuse, steel backed linings for high burst strength and modifications engineered for quicker shifting. The ACT Street Clutch Kit provides increased pedal feel, smooth engagement and significantly improved consistency, durability and increases the torque capacity to 353 lbs/ft.



ACT Race Clutch Kits will hold 452 lbs/ft of torque. Cerametallic Xtreme Race Discs are available in 4 and 6 pad spring centered and rigid hub designs and are very durable while allowing for quick shifting. The Xtreme Race Discs are designed for high power engines and are recommended for track use only. All ACT Pressure Plates and discs for the 07-10 Pontiac Solstice 2.0L Turbo and 07-10 Saturn Sky 2.0L Turbo are SFI certified.

PONTIAC
Year Model SubModel Cylinders Liter Aspiration Eng Desg. Fuel Notes
2007 - 2009 SOLSTICE GXP L4 2.0 T N/A GAS Torque Capacity: 353 ft/lbs; Clamp Load Increase: 28%
SATURN
Year Model SubModel Cylinders Liter Aspiration Eng Desg. Fuel Notes
2007 - 2009 SKY RED LINE L4 2.0 T N/A GAS Torque Capacity: 353 ft/lbs; Clamp Load Increase: 28%

Product Description

When your engine puts out performance, you need a Clutch Kit that can handle it properly. All ACT Clutch Kits provide a generous increase in clamp load which directly increases torque capacity. ACT Clutch kits are offered in a number of configurations and there is one developed specifically for your vehicle.

All ACT Clutch Kits include your choice of Pressure Plate, your choice of Clutch Disc, Release Bearing*, Pilot Bearing* and Alignment Tool for a complete and total package.

ACT Heavy Duty ‘HD’ Clutch Kits (previously known as the 2100 series) include an ‘HD’ Pressure Plate.

Heavy Duty ‘HD’ Pressure Plate

  • Great for Street Performance
  • 20% to 50% Clamp Load Increase
  • Best Disc to Use: Street or Sprung Race Disc
  • Stock to Moderate Pedal Feel
  • Many SFI Certified to Ensure Safety

ACT Heavy Duty ‘HD’ Clutch Kits include you choice of Disc.

Organic Street Disc (SS, OO, MM)

  • Perfect for Street or Track Vehicles
  • Quiet Operation from OE Quality Torsional Dampeners
  • Sprung Center Reduces Vibrations and Lessen the Shock of Engagement
  • Quicker Shifting and Engagement
  • Increased Strength and Reliability

6-Puck Sprung Hub Race Disc (G6)

  • Recommended for Road Racing or High Powered Street Vehicles
  • Increased Torque Capacity and Spline Life
  • Quiet Operation, Reduced Driveline Shock
  • Harsh Engagement and Chatter

6-Puck Solid Hub Race Disc (R6)

  • Recommended for Drag and Road Racing – Not For Street
  • Increased Torque Capacity
  • Faster Shifts, Reduced Inertia
  • Very Good Durability but Shortened Spline Life
  • Good Heat Absorption
  • Harsh Engagement and Chatter

4-Puck Sprung Hub Race Disc (G4)

  • Recommended for Road Racing – Not For Street
  • Increased Torque Capacity and Spline Life
  • Quiet Operation, Reduced Driveline Shock
  • Harsh Engagement and Chatter

4-Puck Solid Hub Race Disc (R4)

  • Recommended for Drag and Road Racing – Not For Street
  • Increased Torque Capacity
  • Faster Shifts, Low Inertia
  • Good Durability but Shortened Spline Life
  • Harsh Engagement and Chatter

*Some kits do not require or do not include bearings

 

 


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