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3 speed to Automatic
#682956 Mon Oct 04 2010 01:19 AM
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1965, c-10, 230, 411, 3 speed. What would be the best automatic swap for this truck?
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Last edited by Dad's 65; Mon Oct 04 2010 01:20 AM.

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Re: 3 speed to Automatic
Dad's 65 #683168 Mon Oct 04 2010 08:58 PM
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I love that word 'best' because it always implies subjective judgments.

Best at what? What are you trying to accomplish?

The 2-speed Powerglide was an option, so factory parts could be used to make the swap if you can find them.

A TH350 will fit where a Powerglide did, so that is a reasonable swap.

And then you could consider one of the overdrive automatics.

But some idea what you want to accomplish would help narrow the choices.


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