Date: Wed, 15 Sep 1999 11:52:24 GMT
From: David M. Arnold <>
Subject: Re: 1987 Saab 900S Transmission Swap Information Needed

Converting to automatic is not too difficult: you'll have to change the console & shift linkage, remove the clutch pedal and master cylinder. It's all modular. Most people who swap transmissions go the other way (auto -> 5spd). Who needs 2nd gear, anyway? You've got 4 other good ones... In article <01beff0b$7e819fe0$9001d2d1nopsamult>, "David Lemos" <> wrote: > I have a 1987 Saab 900S (100K miles) with a 5-speed manual. At the present > time, the transmission will occasionally pop out of 2nd gear. Since the > transmission is going to have to come out of the car anyway, could a > 1987-88 automatic transmission be readily swapped for the manual trans? > > Thanks in advance for any information, > David Lemos > Sent via Share what you know. Learn what you don't.

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