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Old 12-02-2012, 01:10 PM   #1
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trans swap

About how much would it cost to switch my 5 speed to an auto. Not looking to do it yet just wanting some numbers thanks

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Old 12-04-2012, 04:19 PM   #2
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I am having a local shop do mine since I'm out on workers comp with a bad back. They said $2000

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Old 12-04-2012, 04:26 PM   #3
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a lot would depends what auto. $2000 is ballpark.
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Old 12-04-2012, 04:28 PM   #4
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I have a 32rh that I took out last year. It just needs to be rebuilt
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Old 12-04-2012, 04:35 PM   #5
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I bought my used/good condition 32RH & nearly everything needed for the swap for only $800. I probably had $1k into the transmission swap itself before I was done. It would be hard to do it for that $1k since I ran into an unusually good deal on mine but at least it doesn't have to cost you an arm & a leg. That manual to automatic transmission conversion was the best thing I ever did to make my TJ even better/more capable offroad.
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