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Hydraulic Release Bearing Set-Up Tool

Specs
Material Type:
Steel
Overall Width:
7
Overall Length:
7.5
Sold in Quantity:
Each
Overall Thickness:
.375
Notes
'Fingers' are 5.5" apart, maximum depth that can be measured is 4.261".
Hydraulic Release Bearing Set-Up Tool
Hydraulic Release Bearing Set-Up Tool
Hydraulic Release Bearing Set-Up Tool
Hydraulic Release Bearing Set-Up Tool

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What's in the Box

Another Speedway exclusive -- makes hydraulic release bearing set-up as easy as 1-2-3. We all know what a pain it is to set the clearance on a hydraulic release bearing. With this handy little tool you will take the guess work and drudgery out of it.

Simply hold the tool up to the bellhousing and push the rod in until it touches the pressure plate fingers. Then turn the tool around and place it up to the transmission, and you can check your clearance.

Made of heavy steel construction with a black oxide finish, so this tool won't wear out or break. Numbers are laser etched.

Hydraulic Release Bearing Set-Up Tool Instructions (PDF) 

Learn how to properly use this tool by reading our tech article How to Install a Hydraulic Throwout Bearing.

 

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Customer Reviews

Rated 4.9 out of 5 by 14 reviewers.
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Mikey67
Verified Purchaser
Minneapolis, MN, USA
Product Rating

Ease of use

August 17, 2014
This is a very easy to use and slick tool to have around when setting up hydraulic release bearings. Used to set up in a '47 Fiat Topolino ZZ1 SBC crate motor with a 6 Speed Richmond Trans.
Yes, I recommend this product.
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Nelson55
Verified Purchaser
Houston Texas
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Hydraulic Release Bearing Tool

June 16, 2014
This tool works great. The tool is solid and heavy duty. It took me only 10 minutes to get the measurement details.
Pros:
  • Great tool
Yes, I recommend this product.
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Prostreet1
Verified Purchaser
Allen Park, MI, USA
Product Rating

Made the installation a breeze

May 12, 2014
This took all of 10 minutes to adjust once I received the tool. Worked just as advertised...unfortunately it will probably be a 1 or 2 time use and sit in the tool box.
Pros:
  • speed of use
Cons:
  • 1 or 2 time use.
Yes, I recommend this product.
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AJ142
LakeCity,MI
Product Rating

BEST MONEY EVER SPENT

April 15, 2010
Awesome tool wish I would have bought years ago. Throwout bearing side could be wider but all good not matter what.
Pros:
  • Very Well Built
  • Very easy to use
No, I would not recommend this product.
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bigred
Verified Purchaser
walla walla wa
Product Rating

great

April 12, 2012
easy to use and fast
Yes, I recommend this product.
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bigmac
Verified Purchaser
gray georgia
Product Rating

verry simple tool to use.

December 04, 2010
verry easy to use. takes the guess work out. a tool you must have.
Yes, I recommend this product.
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4speedjoe55
Verified Purchaser
Arlington Texas
Product Rating

What an awsome product.

January 01, 2012
Tools like this sure make thing's easy for us shade tree car builders.
Pros:
  • Easy To Install
  • Durable
  • Provides Smooth Shifting
  • Lightweight
Yes, I recommend this product.
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KC Motorsports
Verified Purchaser
Sedro Woolley WA
Product Rating

Excellent product

March 02, 2012
Set up clutch perfect with this tool.
Pros:
  • Provides Smooth Shifting
  • Lightweight
  • Durable
  • Easy To Install
Yes, I recommend this product.
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Dennis
Alamogordo, New Mexico
Product Rating

Great tool

June 24, 2011
I thought it was a little expensive for something so simple - until I used it. I don't have a lift, or even a transmission jack, so having the throwout bearing set right the first time is well worth the money. It works perfectly.
Yes, I recommend this product.
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Double R
Verified Purchaser
Huntsville Al
Product Rating

High quality tool!

October 13, 2011
I use my release bearing tool on my circle track car. It makes setting up the airspace between the release bearing and the pressure plate a snap. I like it because it is lightweight and easy to read. If I had to say anything at all about the downfalls, I guess it would be that if you accidentally pull the rod out too far you will loose the little o-ring off and end up searching for an hour before you have to go get a new one...but that was my fault.
Pros:
  • Lightweight
  • Durable
  • Made in high quality
  • Easy To Use
  • Easy to Read
  • Easy To Install
Yes, I recommend this product.
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Product Q&A

1 questions : 2 answers

2 answers

Will this work with LS1 t-56 and Quicktime bellhousing?

Green
South Carolina, USA
December 28, 2013

Will this work with LS1 t-56 and Quicktime bellhousing?

Answers

May 01, 2014
351Pinto
Works with my Quick time/T5 and should work with any trans/bell housing with a flat mounting surface.
December 28, 2013
EricM
Yes this tool can be used with nearly any bellhousing and throwout bearing combination.
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