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Old 08-26-2007, 01:06 PM   #1
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What years are a direct fit? If I can get a used one from the junkyard I need to know what years and what other vehicles I could use.

Also what happens if the trans I get doesn't have the same gearing as mine? I have 2.89 could I get tranny with say 3.05 or 3.20(I think those are the numbers) and be able to run it? Does the PCM know that the gears are changed?

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There should be a tag on the trans. You'll want to match up that information and I believe you need to be year specific to ensure the connector is the same.
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You would need to change your PCM over from a car with that same gear ratio to the best of my knowledge. And I believe you have a 2.86.
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