Advanced Clutch Technology is a company that specializes in the manufacturing of performance clutches and flywheels. The company sells these parts in the compact, domestic and diesel truck markets. Founded in 1994, ACT bases its operations in Lancaster, California. To develop and manufacture its products, ACT uses CAD, CAM and FEA tools along with vehicle testing, dynamometer results, laboratory testing and 3D modeling.
ACT's products include clutch kits, XACT flywheels, pressure plates, street and race discs, bearings and components, and motorcycle gears. The company also sells ACT-branded merchandise such as hats, patches, banners and jackets.
The company houses a manufacturing plant that tests clamp load, release travel, spin balance and cycling before products hit the market. ACT also employs SFI Certification, heat treating and tempering on each product.
ACT's website, AdvancedClutch.com, allows buyers to order its products online and search product inventory by year, make, model and engine type. Customers have the option of filtering product searches by price range as well. The site offers a Help Me Choose button for customers who are unsure of the product they need. The site additionally hosts a live chat customer service feature and a dealer search for local retailers that sell ACT products.