I'll be changing the transmission of my 2006 kia sorento LX from automatic to manual transmission. What are the things that I should really invest/spend on? Thank you for your answers.

Asked by Mar 20, 2017 at 07:09 PM about the 2006 Kia Sorento LX 4WD

Question type: Car Customization

My 2006 kia sorento LX has only 90k miles on it. It's 3.5L v6 and automatic
transmission. But, I really want to change the transmission from automatic to
manual. I want to know what things I need to consider and spend/invest on.
Thanks you.

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Find a manual transmission donor car, that way you will have everything you need. It will take a lot of work or expense to do the conversion and frankly your 11 yea old Kia is not worth it.

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