VW's flywheels are notoriously heavy and can easily stand to shed a few pounds. Autotech offers the perfect solution: Lightweight Steel Billet Flywheels. The result? A motor that revs to redline much faster! Our CNC machined 228mm lightweight A36 steel flywheels are beautifully crafted from steel blanks for the utmost in strength and weight savings. Our 12V VR6 flywheels weigh in at 9.5 pounds! Unlike some competitor's units, Autotech's lightweight flywheels are not 'reconditioned' stock cast flywheels. Autotech's 12V VR6 flywheel kits are designed to retain the original starter ring gear (just transfer it over) and are supplied with new dowel pins, pressure plate bolts and flywheel bolts.
Stock 5 speed VR6 Flywheel w/o ring gear 17lbs, Autotech's Steel Flywheel 9.5lbs.
Torque crank bolts 44ft lbs + 1/4 turn
Torque pressure plate bolts 15ft lbs