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Old 07-18-2007, 01:48 AM   #1
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Transmission swap

Im thinking about taking a manual transmission of a 2000 focus and put it on mine like convert mine, cause its an auto.

What parts do i need after the transmission?
Any ecu?

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Old 07-18-2007, 01:59 AM   #2
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I know you need the ECU, search around, this might get better answered tomorrow. Someone recently did a swap, so you should be able to get some more info when more people are online.
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Old 07-18-2007, 02:49 AM   #3
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it dosent have to be a 00 tranny.....00-04
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Old 07-18-2007, 10:57 AM   #4
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If you can find a early 2000 focus tranny you will end up with a better syncro on 3rd, however like all of us you will need to replace it eventually. I'm doing a tranny rebuild right now, and its due to the third gear syncro even though I had the better syncro. GOOD LUCK.
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u need clutch,clutchpedal,sfhit linkage,ecu,tranny...i think im missing parts
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u need clutch,clutchpedal,sfhit linkage,ecu,tranny...i think im missing parts
Master and slave cylinders, flywheel, shifter itself and I'm sure there is more.
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Are you from Arlington VA.... If so PM me, I know a guy who has a Tranny.
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I just did the tranny swap. Found a manual ECU on eBay for $25. Reflash at the Ford dealership was $135. Mike (b16sir1991) helped me with the parts list since he has done it before. Trust me... SO worth the effort if you like your car currently. If the donor car is better, just sell yours and buy it.

The swap is not hard. It can just be a PITA.
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^ that re-flash was just for PATS, correct?

I cant believe nobody knows about this site anymore...
http://www.modifiedfocus.com/autotomanual.htm
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Wow great site....thanks! ^^^
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