1986-01 Ford Mustang Spec Stage 1 Clutch

Mustang Spec Stage 1 Clutch (86-01)

Details   |  Description   |  Customer Photos   |  Reviews   |   Community Q&A
  • 1986-01 Mustang Spec Stage 1 Clutch Torque Rating 495 fits 86-01to 1/1/1 V8 and 1996-98 Cobra and 1995 Cobra R 5.8L
Mustang Spec Stage 1 Clutch (86-01)

Get your 1986-2001 Mustang shifting like new again with this performance Spec Stage 1 clutch kit!

Item #SPC-SF481

Your Price: $246.05

Market Price:$259.00
You Save 5.26 % ($12.95)

In Stock
Ships today!

Add to cart


  • High Clamp Pressure Plate
  • Smooth Engagement
  • Great Street Performance


  • High Torque Sprung Hub
  • Bearing & Tool Kit Included

What's in the Box

  • (1) Clutch Disc
  • (1) Pressure Plate
  • (1) Pilot Bearing
  • (1) Clutch Aligning Tool
  • (1) Throwout Bearing

Made in the USA

Product Description

Stage 1 Clutch
This Spec stage 1 clutch kit is the perfect replacement for a burnt or slipping clutch in your 1986-2001 Mustang. This direct replacement clutch kit includes a high clamp pressure plate, steel backed and multi-compound woven organic clutch, a high torque spring hub and disc assembly, and a bearing/toll kit. These parts make up a high quality clutch assembly that will get your Fox Body, SN-95, and New Edge Mustangs shifting like new again. Perfect for daily driving and mild track driving.

Better Clutch Engagement
This Spec stage 1 clutch kit features a double sprung hub with a spring cover that relieves for flexibility and heat treat components for strength and durability. This allows for a smoother engagement and better ride quality.

- 10 Spline
- Torque Rating - 495lbs

Fits - 1986-1995 5.0L w/ T-5 or T-45
Fits - 1993-1998 Cobra w/ a T-5 or T-45
Fits - 1996-Mid 2001 GT w/ a T-5 or T-45

LIMITED WARRANTY S.P.E.C., Inc warrants all products to be free of defects in materials and workmanship for normal use and service up to 120 days after retail purchase. SPEC reserves the right to examine any part returned for warranty claim to determine whether a defect in materials or workmanship exists in such product. SPEC liability is limited to repairing, replacing or crediting towards other product, and credits will not exceed the invoice total for the parts. Labor and storage charges are not products of SPEC and, therefore, will not be reimbursed for any reason. Final determination of the condition and suitability of the parts for uses contemplated by the buyer is a sole responsibility of the buyer. SPEC will not be liable for any damage or injury to persons or property that might be claimed as a result of improper installation or misuse of any part subject to this warranty. Return shipping to SPEC will not be pre-paid or paid for. Customer is responsible for return shipping for inspection. There are no warranties expressed or implied beyond those set forth above.

See what our customers have to say about this product!
Check out customer reviews and questions.

Customer Photos (1)

Product Reviews (7)

out of 5 stars
5 stars
7 reviews
5 stars    6
4 stars    1
3 stars    0
2 stars    0
1 star    0

7 of 7 REVIEWS
7 of 7 REVIEWS

5 Stars   Great stage 1 clutch!
By on 4/8/2014
I was looking for an upgrade for my OEM clutch and stumbled on the Spec 1 clutch. I liked the fact that the clutch came with the pilot bearing and the throwout bearing. I'm about 100 miles into the break in period with no issues to report thus far. I can't wait to get through the break in to see what the clutch can really do.

Yes, I would recommend this item to a friend!

Was this review helpful to you?

4 Stars   Love it!
By on 8/14/2014
Image uploaded by Kyle D. I bought this 2 mouths ago when I had my shift forks replaced in my t45 transmission. It's performs awesome and gives you the extra jump you need but not to much! I recommend this clutch to Anyone looking to improve there clutch!!!!

Yes, I would recommend this item to a friend!

Was this review helpful to you?

5 Stars   Great fit
By on 2/16/2015
Great kit. Parts installed with ease. Recommend this to anyone looking for an upgrade over stock

Yes, I would recommend this item to a friend!

Was this review helpful to you?

5 Stars   perfect setup
By on 2/25/2015
I had looked at many other clutch kits. I previously purchased a center force dual friction setup. Turned out to be overkill for my particular application, yet did not provide the longevity I was hoping. Spec has made great strides in recent years improving their product line. This setup is ideal for my daily driven 350 HP car. Excellent pedal feel and great holding power. Feels like I gained a bunch of HP now that I have a fresh clutch setup installed.

Yes, I would recommend this item to a friend!

Was this review helpful to you?

5 Stars   Awesome clutch!
By on 3/11/2015
I bought this because the PO had replaced the clutch with a cheap one from autozone. It is has little chatter at first, but just follow the break-in period, it smooths out really well.

Yes, I would recommend this item to a friend!

Was this review helpful to you?

5 Stars   Good upgrade
By on 4/20/2015
Installed a week ago, waiting for the break in to stuff these gears.

Yes, I would recommend this item to a friend!

Was this review helpful to you?

5 Stars   Awesome clutch
By on 3/11/2015
Everything looks great can't wait to install it

Yes, I would recommend this item to a friend!

Was this review helpful to you?

Community Q&A (4)

Vehicle Applications

Ford Mustang - 1986 (86) - 1987 (87) - 1988 (88) - 1989 (89) - 1990 (90) - 1991 (91) - 1992 (92) - 1993 (93) - 1994 (94) - 1995 (95) - 1996 (96) - 1997 (97) - 1998 (98) - 1999 (99) - 2000 (00) - 2001 (01)

About This Brand

Spec is one of the industry leading companies when it comes to performance clutches and flywheels. Providing Mustang owners with lighter, more durable driveline components, Spec has what you need to get your Mustang outperforming the competition. From lightweight flywheels to performance stage 3 clutches, Spec has the high performance parts to handle your high horsepower motor.

Look for Similar Items by Category

1979-1993 Mustang Parts » 1979-1993 Mustang Drivetrain » 1979-1993 Mustang Clutch Kits
1994-2004 Mustang Parts » 1994-2004 Mustang Drivetrain » 1994-2004 Mustang Clutch Kits

Products by Vehicle