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Old 07-13-2008, 11:49 PM   #1
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Default 4EAT to 5spd Write up? DIY?

I am trying to find a DIY/Write up for a auto to manual swap...anyone know where to look or does anyone have a write up on it!? I know people have done it but I cant seem to find a DIY on it. If someone could point me in the right direction or towards someone that has done the swap. Would be much appreciated!
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Old 07-14-2008, 01:07 AM   #2
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I'd be interested too.
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Old 07-15-2008, 12:20 PM   #3
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Hmm member number 144826 and member number 181538, I hate to be an ass but there's probably already 5 threads about this on the most current page of Subaru Conversions. Search for my name in this forum and you'll see how I did it, I'll tell you that much.

I'll also tell you that its not worth the money on this new of a car, just sell your car and buy a 5spd (preferably blown so you wont waste the money on a POS 5spd and can get a real 6spd to begin with).
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Old 07-15-2008, 05:56 PM   #4
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I'll also tell you that its not worth the money on this new of a car, just sell your car and buy a 5spd...
You can do a nice 5Speed swap for $1600 or less if you look for deals. I did my full 05 STi swap for $2000 (including Brembos/BBS's) (+$600 for control arm/Spiider DCCD and clutch). If he has a 96 Impreza, I am gonna assume it's paid off, and if it's paid off, swapping in a MT tranny to give it new life is a lot better than taking on another loan when you just got out from under one.

There is ONE thread on how to do a 4EAT to 5/6MT and it's not a sticky when it should be.

Soccerdommer, if there is anything you need to know about wiring for this swap, give me a PM I will do what I can to help. I did a 4EAT to 6MT a couple months ago and it runs flawless.

It would be pretty interesting with your 96 Impreza. I don't have a manual for that year, so if you do, it would be very helpful.
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