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Old 02-03-2013, 11:08 PM
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Whole lotta work and it wont be easy. You'll need:

PCM
NV3500 trans
Clutch
Clutch Peddle Assm.
Slave Cylinder
Drive-shaft
Cut a hole on the tunnel


There is a difference between auto and manual tran drive shafts. Trucks equipped with manual trans had a large diameter drive-shaft than the auto. NV3500 manual trans is a one piece aluminum trans used on half ton trucks. You can use a NV4500 manual trans from a 3\4 ton truck, good luck trying to find either one. Manual trucks are somewhat rare. Not a lot were produced so locating necessary parts and peddle assm is going to be tough.
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