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Re: introductions (fwd)

On Thu, 18 Dec 1997, Cory Erickson wrote:

> Hello,
> My name is Bob Myers from Greensburg, PA.
> I have a 87 turbo coupe I am trying to figure out. I have basically got most
> of the bugs back out of it except the automatic transmission. I see that some
> guys are running older / non overdrive transmissions. (C-3 & C-4) . What do
> think of them, and are there any problems with any of the electronics,
> accessories, etc. 

I have no problems running the 5-speed computer and '78 C-3. I used the
Pinto flex plate, torque convertor and '88 Stang 2.3 starter. It's a bolt
up deal.

> I would also like some converter information if a swap is possible. This is a
> toy for me so daily driving is not a big concern. (No O/D)

Be prepared to gear the rear down possibly. Joe had a C-3 that was a 2.7:1
first gear, but mine is only 2.4:1 (approx).