ACT Performance Clutch Kits for BMW M54

SFI-Approved Kits

Advanced Clutch Technology (ACT) has released a range of clutch kits for the BMW M54 six-speed applications.

ACT Performance Clutch Kits for BMW M54

ACT Performance Clutch Kits for BMW M54

ACT’s new Clutch Kits for the BMW M54 include a heavy-duty pressure plate, a choice of disc and a release-bearing and alignment tool.

The heavy-duty pressure plate incorporates hardened diaphragm fingers for decreased wear and provides a 51-percent increase in clamp force over the stock unit.

ACT Street Clutch Kits

The ACT Street Clutch Kits (P/N BM16‐HDSS) combine the heavy-duty pressure plate with a performance organic street disc. The disc features premium organic friction materials able to withstand increased heat and abuse, steel-backed linings for high-burst strength and modifications engineered for quicker shifting.

The ACT Street Clutch Kit is engineered to provide a moderate and consistent pedal feel, smooth engagement, and increased durability. These kits meet SFI Spec 1.1 and have increased torque capacity up to 465 ft.-lbs.

ACT Performance Clutch Kits for BMW M54

ACT Race Clutch Kits

The ACT Race Clutch Kits (BM16‐HDR6) combine the heavy-duty pressure plate with a Cerametallic Xtreme race disc, which is available in six-pad spring-centered and rigid hub designs. These discs are highly durable and allow for quick shifting. The Xtreme Race Discs are for high-powered engines and recommended for track use only.

The ACT Race Clutch Kits meet SFI Spec 1.1 and are rated to hold up to 596 ft.-lbs. of torque at the crank.

M54 Exhaust Sound

DPR Motorsport has a video of BMW M54 exhaust sounds. Check it out below:

Video | BMW 330i E46 M54 Exhaust Sound Compilation HD


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Advanced Clutch Technology, Inc., since 1994, has specialized in performance clutches and flywheels for the sport compact, domestic and diesel truck markets. ACT’s focus on customer service, quality and performance has earned it an unparalleled reputation in the aftermarket industry. All ACT product is thoroughly researched and tested prior to release to ensure they perform to the customers’ expectations. This commitment to excellence has resulted in providing racers with championship wins. These standards also ensure ACT’s street products provide the performance demanded.