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4cyl 5 spd to v8 with same 5 spd

Discussion in '1983-2005 S-Series models' started by 55Willy, Jan 20, 2007.

  1. 55Willy

    55Willy 3/4 ton status

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    in doing a 2.5 to a v8 swap while keeping the 5 speed. what clutch and flywheel do I need to use?
     
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    i would us one that is made for that tranny behind a larger engine, but i would not really truck a 4 banger tranny behind a v8
     
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    Should be a T5. I would guess that a T5 from behind a 4.3 (if that ever existed) would be the ticket. If you can't find that, 305 f-bodies came with a t5 that could work. Should all be hydro clutch setups too.
     
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    i sat the rig on fire so I'm parting it out and will be building soemthing else. thanks for the help though.
     
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    LMAO, a year later and i'm back in the market for another dime,LOL
     
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    they are good little trucks. a very underutilized platform.
     

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