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Old 05-08-2005, 10:54 AM   #1
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Forced Induction + Stock Auto Transmisson

Well I have been reading some post by ppl making the comment FI+tranny=Toast so I want to put out the question is if i go FI would i need to replace my transmisson or would my stock auto transmisson work. ? I do understand that different models of SC or Turbo but if you go with like a Stage 1 Turbo 10 psi max would you still need to change out the transmisson?


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should hold up really well with a turbo
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Even with a Stg1 kit you will be putting too much power to the wheels for the stock ATX to hold up. Depending on the year of your car the ATX will hold up to 150 lb/ft of torque. A Stg1 kit at 10 lbs of boost will be putting close to 200 at the wheels. You will either have to upgrade the stock tranny or get a new one from Lentec Automatics.
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