It's made from forged steel and the hub is coated with nitride.
It's much lighter than OE.
It's machined and balanced to OE specs.
It's machined to OE functionalities.
Little had been documented about lightweight flywheels on DCT - this had been a motorsport product until recently.
The allure was too great. I took the plunge.
In this Special Series, I chat about my intentions with this upgrade, detail my unboxing impressions and the update design for 2022.
I follow it up with mission critical installation notes and wrap it up with my driving & sound impressions.
Was it worth it?
- Matt / @m3_epoustouflant
I’ve always been weary of lightweight flywheels and was anxious to installing this considering the labor involved.
It isn't that hard - but you need to know what you're doing.
In this entry, I document the installation and my notes along the way.
The GS6-53BZ and S65 or S85 combination can get a lightened flywheel too!
The 6spd design made from the same carbon forged steel and is slighter heavier at 6.0 kg / 13.2 lbs.
"The needle is free."
TTV Racing is part of TTV Industrial ltd.
They are a core group of enthusiasts in a family run business located in the East of England.
TTV has been in the business of precision engineering for over 30 years.
They design and manufacture automotive parts for high end original equipment & motorsport, club racer to world championship.