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Old 12-07-2018, 08:24 PM   #1
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Default What v8 auto transmission for au1 Fairmont ghia

Just a couple questions I need to replace my AU 5.0 auto tranny can I use an auto out of a 6cyl
Also will the xr8 adaptive shift 4 spd auto work with my std 5.0 power/econ tranny or do I need xr8 ecu as well to control it's shift points
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Old 12-07-2018, 09:01 PM   #2
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Cant use the 6 cylinder box.
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Old 18-07-2018, 05:10 PM   #3
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Thanks I kinda thought it wouldn't match ,would an xr8 with adaptive shift be ok for stock Fairmont v8 swapover...only difference is the econ/power settings vs adaptive shift
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Default Re: What v8 auto transmission for au1 Fairmont ghia

Adaptive shift is just a program in the ecu. Trans are identical mechanically.
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