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1/7/15 8:35pm - Original Message: 'o/d '
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oakville, CT - USA

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1979 coupe and now 2007 c-6

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hi    l..................Looking for your thoughts on adding overdriven unit to my 1979 corvette  stock  no modS, HAS any installed one in the 5 years  ,  60 mph at 3200 prms  doesn't cut it ,  tank of fuel for a 100 miles   car is stock  ,has 4 speed b/w trans,3.73 rears .looking for your input. note   in days of old I ran o/d unit in my 9149 fords,56 dodge p/u  no problems,now ??  thanks dwa175

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1/7/15 11:15pm - Reply: 'Re: o/d '
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Duncanville, TX - USA

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#1-1974 L-48 4spd Cp Med Red Metallic/Black deluxe int w/AC/tilt/tele./p/w-p/b/ Am-Fm/map light National/Regional/Chapter NCRS "Top Flight" #2-1985 Bright Red/Carmine Cp.L-98/auto Member: NCRS, NCRS Texas, Corvette Legends of Texas

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Check your Other Thread for ideas on the O/D unit.
If you are now interested in swapping the standard trans for an automatic O/D, then you really only have 2 chooses...the 700R4, or the 2004R. I personally prefer the 700, but several folks here have used the 2004R with great success.


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1/8/15 8:32am - Reply: 'Re: o/d '
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WEST SENECA, NY - USA

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1981 Blue Ice Met. w/pearl ghost flames TKO500 5speed. LS1 Swap 3.45 Dana 44.

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Here's a couple sites to check out.
http://silversporttransmissions.com

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1/8/15 10:20am - Reply: 'Re: o/d '
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oakville, CT - USA

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1979 coupe and now 2007 c-6

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thanks JOEL  no autos  like my 4-speeds  ,ill keep looking,it 0 in conn to-day good day to sit and look at sites.dwa175

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