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Automatic gearbox conversion

Automatic gearbox conversion


mcfadzean tvr

Original Poster:

11 posts

63 months

Friday 3rd August 2012
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Has anybody successfully converted a chimera or any other tvr to use an autobox whether with a rover v 8 engine or an ls1 engine. I really want to do this and would appreciate any help or info on how it can been done .I have built and converted many cars in the past ,but dont want to reinvent the wheel if it has already been done. please help if you can.
John ps thanks

Slow M

2,285 posts

105 months


1,316 posts

183 months

Saturday 4th August 2012
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It was an option on the Wedge, so shouldn't be too difficult. However I understand it makes the car "difficult", especially in the wet; you kick-down, you spin.