How to Measure a Chevy Flex Plate?

Answer A flex plate connects to the crankshaft of an engine to the clutch of a manual transmission. For the flex plate to function correctly, it must be the correct diameter and match the bolt pattern on ... Read More »

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How to Remove a Stuck Chevy Flex Plate?

It's common for a Chevy flex plate to rust enough around the crankshaft to cause a problem in removal. There's a tool that is designed to turn the flex plate or flywheel--a spanner wrench that grip... Read More »

How to Replace a Flex Plate?

A flex-plate is used in vehicles with an automatic transmission. It is directly attached to the rear of the engine on the crankshaft. The flex-plate has a ring gear surrounding the outside circumfe... Read More »

What Are the Causes of a Warped Flex Plate?

A flex plate is basically a molded piece of thick sheet metal that is used to connect the engine to the transmission. Even though flex plates are built keeping their exposure to heat and corrosion ... Read More »

How to Change a Flex Plate?

Although it is similar to the flywheel on manual vehicles, a flex plate is an essential component of vehicles with automatic transmission. The flex plate itself is a circular metal disc attached to... Read More »