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Old 09-13-2004, 10:13 PM   #1
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..are there any 5 speed stick shift bonnies out there?..
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I can only dream...

Putting a 5 spd manual gearbox on a FWD car that weighs over 3500 lbs that has boatloads of torque doesn't work out too well.
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Old 09-13-2004, 11:14 PM   #3
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I can only dream...

Putting a 5 spd manual gearbox on a FWD car that weighs over 3500 lbs that has boatloads of torque doesn't work out too well.
Sol'* right... although a 5spd automatic would be kinda cool...
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If we could just shorten third a little and get to use fourth I'd be happy...
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If we could just shorten third a little and get to use fourth I'd be happy...
What are you talking about?? I'm in 4th (OD) all the time... I need more.. esp over 160+ in my 91.
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Sol'* right... although a 5spd automatic would be kinda cool...
With a manualmatic mode too!
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i'd go for just a stronger tranny .


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Sol'* right... although a 5spd automatic would be kinda cool...
With a manualmatic mode too!
Yea tap shift would be cool..
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I can only dream...

Putting a 5 spd manual gearbox on a FWD car that weighs over 3500 lbs that has boatloads of torque doesn't work out too well.
why is boatloads of torque bad for a stick? rough shifts?
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It would be rough on a FWD.
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