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Old 09-07-2012, 12:18 PM   #1
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99 4.0 auto to 5 speed any one know about how much it will cost ? 


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Old 09-07-2012, 12:36 PM   #2
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What is wrong with your current 32RH auto transmission?

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Old 09-07-2012, 01:30 PM   #3
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What is wrong with your current 32RH auto transmission?
I want better gas mileage , the 3 speed autos not bad on the back roads but on the freeway gas mileage sucks
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The cost to convert to a 5-speed including all the parts would cost enough that you wouldn't see a return on the investment for many years. Due to the lack of return on the $$$ it would cost, I sure wouldn't do a conversion for the modest mpg improvement it would result in.

Heck I converted FROM a 5-speed to the same transmission you have five years ago, it works much better for offroading on tougher trails.
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I'm with Jerry. There have been many times while in the woods or on the rocks that I wish I had an auto or a slower t-case.
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