i have a 62 beetle and would like to replace motor and transmission to stick-o-matic. will this require much modification?

Asked by Jan 29, 2016 at 06:48 PM about the 1962 Volkswagen Beetle

Question type: Car Customization

current car all original.

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Don't do it. You will make your car perform terrible.

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So slow........

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Your vehicle is worth more in original condition. Putting in auto-stick will de-value your car. AGAIN DON'T DO IT!

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