needs a clutch

Discussion in 'Transmission' started by turner, Sep 23, 2012.

  1. turner

    turner Member

    i have a 2002 electric glide and just bought a new trailer to tow behind my bike.was wondering is the stock clutch ok to use or should i get a heavy duty one . do they make a heavy duty? rick
  2. HDDon

    HDDon Experienced Member Contributor Retired Moderators

    Several co. make a heavy duty clutch that handle high HP high torque motors, and will, I'm sure, handle the extra load that a trailer will add. That being said there are members on here that pull or have pulled trailers and I don't remember any of them using beefed up clutches.
  3. Jack Klarich

    Jack Klarich Guest

    The stock multiplate Harley wet clutch is pretty stout, IMO it will take years of use to wear it out even with a trailer, the key to long clutch life is adjustment