Time for a Clutch

December 5, 2012

1967 Cooper

There is still nothing under the hood, and there

won't be until the drivetrain is sorted

1967 Cooper

Jere Dotten finds that we have all of

the original clutch components

With our engine coming together, it was time to find a clutch.

Our car came with a new, stock, clutch and pressure plate. Though they were 30 years old, we decided this OE British Leyland equipment would work fine for our nearly-stock Mini. We bead-blasted and painted the bellhousing, then painted it silver before assembling everything.