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Old 03-26-2009, 11:38 AM   #1
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svtf and cooper s Getrag q's

is it possible to messign with the gearing and swap some of the gears with the mini cooper s?

we share the same getrag transmission.


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Old 03-26-2009, 11:59 AM   #2
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i dont see why not the only thing thats different is the clutch
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do you tranny is bad??... i was surfing ebay and they have a couple of them in there for about 1k ... just in case that you are looking for one
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Just curious, is anyone in this thread drunk, lol? They probably do have interchangable parts, internally.
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i belive they are the same trans from lurking on the mini sites they dont have anyboby that has any different gears than ours
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There's some good discussion on mix-matching gears from the Mini and SVTF in this thread:
Tranny gear swap possibility...
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^ You've certainly earned that Librarian title! ;)

Internal gear swapping is still a possibility, not sure if anyone has attempted it from the Mini S or SVTf side as of yet.
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