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Old 10-23-2003, 07:16 AM   #1
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ATX to MTX conversion

I've got an automatic tranny right now and i wanna change it to a stick shift. How should I go about doing that. I looked on Focus-Power.com and they're selling an MTX tranny, so would i just have to buy that and take it to a shop?


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Old 10-23-2003, 07:35 AM   #2
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are you willing to do a probably 2k swap or just use the 2k for a auto tranny buildup ?

you will need much more than just a tranny fr the swap...

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If you build up the ATX, you could have better launches and not to mention the relaxing in traffic. If I were you, I would just build up the ATX.
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I agree also. Build up the auto. Automatics get a bad name but sometimes they are all not that bad.
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I know you must hate your ATX, but just think. When your in bumber to bumber traffic, you have it easier then someone with a MTX. Just build up your ATX because to do that swap would be alot of money.
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This thread has intriqued me....What can you do to the ATX to build it up?
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www.lentechautomatics.com go there ,Tom has there stuff in his turbocharged focus

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How much HP can I expect to gain from a good ATX upgrade?
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How much HP can I expect to gain from a good ATX upgrade?

The Len Tech Automatics one I mean.
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Would it just be better to get my car Turbocharged than to buy a new tranny?
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