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Old 01-18-2013, 09:21 PM   #1
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Mcleod RXT after alot of reading. Any tips on using it at the track would be appreciated.
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Old 01-19-2013, 02:01 AM   #2
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Its pretty easy to use. Just have fun!
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Old 01-19-2013, 04:45 AM   #3
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Good to see you went with that clutch. I love it. It'll take you a few days to get used to it, but once you do, it's awesome.

Did you get the light flywheel?
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Old 01-19-2013, 07:24 AM   #4
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I love mine too. It hooks.

Even though McLeod says there's no idle rattle due to their anchored floater plate there is still some idle rattle... How are other's experience with this??
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Old 01-19-2013, 09:34 AM   #5
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Drive fast it helps brake in the clutch quicker?
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Old 01-19-2013, 09:36 AM   #6
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Rattle went away after ~1k miles on friends car.

I can't decide between the RXT and Mantic dual when I upgrade from my LS9R setup.
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Old 01-19-2013, 12:05 PM   #7
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Mike, please give us initial feedback on the clutch.
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Old 01-19-2013, 01:21 PM   #8
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I love mine too. It hooks.

Even though McLeod says there's no idle rattle due to their anchored floater plate there is still some idle rattle... How are other's experience with this??
I was getting ready to go back to the dealership and tell them they had left something loose in my trans. after they installed my RXT. It may go away at 1k miles like Unreal says, but I haven't driven mine that much. I'm at around 400-500 miles and I don't notice it as much.


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I know you asked for Mike's review but I feel qualified to reply since I just had mine installed. The clutch pedal is awesome and it hooks great.

I may be overthinking it, but I'm worried about it being 'too much' clutch for my setup. I'm worried it'll hook so much that it'll bog down the engine too much at every shift. I'm sure it's just a matter of getting used to it and learning how to drive it. But overall, it's an awesome street clutch.
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Old 01-19-2013, 05:01 PM   #10
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I will so do you guys slip it or dump and go or both?
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Old 01-19-2013, 05:13 PM   #11
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Gonna be really tricky to 'slip' that clutch. It just grabs and goes. Gonna take some practice so you can get your shifting down.
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Old 01-19-2013, 08:26 PM   #12
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easier to slip with lots of rwhp...
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Old 01-19-2013, 09:14 PM   #13
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sorry not familliar with that one is it a drag clutch my BC2 is giving up the ghost after less than a year and I need to find something suitable for street and road track.
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Old 01-19-2013, 09:52 PM   #14
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It's a street and drag clutch. I looked at the BC2 but read it does not last long. I found nothing but good about the rxt.
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Old 01-20-2013, 12:20 AM   #15
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Shouldn't take long for you to get used to it.
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RXTs drive like stock once broken in. They do take mileage to do that.
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