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Old 02-04-2018, 03:55 PM   #1  
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Anyone have a thought on a good flex plate for a 2001 Dodge 5.9 Cummns with a 47RE? I don't see the need for a billet one I just need a better thicker one than stock. It is just my daily driver that pulls a little 16' trailer. Any thought would help me out a lot!!


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Anyone have a thought on a good flex plate for a 2001 Dodge 5.9 Cummns with a 47RE? I don't see the need for a billet one I just need a better thicker one than stock. It is just my daily driver that pulls a little 16' trailer. Any thought would help me out a lot!!


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Thanks John! Its a little pricey like the other billet ones though.
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I seen this one on the MTS website F2-5.9 for $195 What do yall think of it??
3 Times Thicker than OEM
SFI Rated Flexplate
Designed to handle extreme duty applications
Designed to take the punishment of high horepower engines
4mm thick centerplate
Ring gears are precision robotic welded with cold welding process
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that looks like the one i used inmy 98 12 v .

check it for fit to see that the 4 center tabs locate it on the crank properly and lay it on the converter to see that it lays flat where the 6 converter bolts attach.

iinstalled a aftermarket billit converter and had to jb weld 6 an .060 washers on to converter to make it sit on the bolt pads.

used blue locktite , ben in app 7500 miles and fine .

got mine off e bay less than 100.00! make sure it has the sfi sticker like in the pic !
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Amazon prw 1835910

Been perfect. $149.00
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