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Old Oct 10th, 19, 08:22 AM   #1 (permalink)
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81 Camaro - Trans Swap - Ideas?

Hi All,

So I have an 81 Camaro 468bb 575hp tied to a th400 3500 stall.

Want to see what you guys though would be the “MOST AFFORDABLE” way to change the transmission to have an either over drive or go with a manual (4,5,6 speed) and what transmission do you recommend (700r4, 4l60e, 4l80e, T10, T56,) something else??

The highway driving in this thing is killing me with the th400!

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Old Oct 17th, 19, 12:30 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Re: 81 Camaro - Trans Swap - Ideas?

Built 200r would be my choice. Get a high quality 9" converter none are cheap that are good. Use the biggest cooler you can fit
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I vote 3 pedals. TKO 5 speed. Personal pref is T56 6-speed due to highway driving. Your call.
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