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08-03-2011 11:07 AM
Dogface We're not that far apart...few hundred miles...We should meet up sometime...
08-03-2011 10:59 AM
Up Hill Bill
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Thanks Bill....some how I knew you would know

BTW, your Rubi sounds nice ! Be sure to post pics..
I will, if I ever get it! Stuck waiting to get on the truck for the last 275 miles to get it to me... keeps being put off.
08-03-2011 10:56 AM
Dogface Thanks Bill....some how I knew you would know

BTW, your Rubi sounds nice ! Be sure to post pics..
08-03-2011 10:54 AM
Up Hill Bill
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Having once bought a truck years ago with a totally new design and motor that turned out to be a giant lemon, I began wondering if this 'new' five speed auto is really a new trans or, like the Pentastar motor, has been in other Chry. vehicles for a while. I'm understandably gun shy about buying new designs on such important components.
Old, tried and true. Developed by, and used for years by Mercedes Benz.

Google; wikipedia w5a580, and read all about it.
08-03-2011 10:52 AM
Dogface
New auto trans question

Having once bought a truck years ago with a totally new design and motor that turned out to be a giant lemon, I began wondering if this 'new' five speed auto is really a new trans or, like the Pentastar motor, has been in other Chry. vehicles for a while. I'm understandably gun shy about buying new designs on such important components.

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