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ZeroXLX
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ZeroXLX Jul 25, 9:18pm - #231982 
2001 Black Toyota Celica GT
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2001 Toyota Celica GT

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Denton, Maryland
Shift Conversion

Ok guys...I'm definately getting my auto changed over to a 5 speed...and I was just wondering if anyone here has done this.

If so what route did you take? Did you go with the dealer to install the new tranny or did you use a private mechanic?

But guys I really need some good advice...like where do you think that I should get this done and how much do you guys think that this might run into?
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xXMaGNuSXx
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xXMaGNuSXx Jul 25, 9:30pm - #231983 
2000 Liquid Silver Toyota Celica GT
hookah-meister
2000 Toyota Celica GT

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i dont think it's worth it IMO. just trade your car in for a GT or GTS.
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ZeroXLX
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ZeroXLX Jul 25, 9:43pm - #231984 
2001 Black Toyota Celica GT
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2001 Toyota Celica GT

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Denton, Maryland
I have a GT...I just want to change it over to a manual...
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Sultan
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Sultan Jul 25, 9:52pm - #231985 

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2002 Toyota Celica GT

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Philadelphia, PA
it has been done before... do a search
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kenny_celi
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kenny_celi Jul 25, 10:36pm - #231986 

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1995 Nissan 240SX (s14)

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Seattle, WA
Getting Transmission is easy... but pedals are hard... grin
rewiring sucks too... IT's been done but... I dont know if the 'cost' will be worth it.

It's $4000+ including all the labors and other costs.. I think little things add up. I think trading in your car for manual gt would be cheaper...
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