Tranny Swap


Asked by Feb 07, 2010 at 11:27 PM about the 1998 Acura CL 3.0 Premium FWD

Question type: Car Customization

I have an 1998 Acura 3.0 premium coupe, every thing is original. I was wondering if it is possible to swap the tranny with a 5 speed. It is great as an automatic but it is not wat i want.

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There is no 5 speed tranny for the 3.0 V6. You can get either an 04-06 TL-S 6 speed or a 03-07 Accord EX-L 6 speed, but even then it is not plug and play. It will bolt up but you will have to do fabrication with the wiring.


I have a 2001 Acura cl types wondering if is possible to swap my automatic tranny for a manual 6 speed tranny .

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