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Pr0jeCt
05-28-2005, 08:00 PM
found a 88 tbird with a 3.8l in it. ..Well i need the trans and a fiew other parts off it only.. will the trans from the 3.8 go into my 88 cougar, 5.0l ??

Haystack
05-29-2005, 07:19 AM
the bolt pattern is the same so yeah it should work.

Haystack
05-29-2005, 07:21 AM
http://www.coolcats.net/tech/advanced/transmission_swap.html

dominator
05-29-2005, 02:45 PM
Will work but it is much/much weaker,will probably not handle the torque for long.

Pr0jeCt
06-01-2005, 09:19 AM
ahh makes sence.. Well cuz my cougar needs a lil body work.. tranny for sure (i estimate my 0-60 is around 3 minutes.) I found a t-bird that runs good..trans is great and the body is complete garbage.. Bah i dunno what im gunna do.