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Originally Posted by nine11speedster View Post
Just curious -
To convert a 4 speed turbo to a G50, is it a straight forward move or its much more complicated and require specialist to do a proper job?

If i were to look at a ... say 87 930 with 5sp conversion, do i need to be cautious about the conversion workmanship/craft?
IMHO, money is better spent on converting the 930 transmission from a wide ratio gearbox to a close ratio one. With the torque these monsters develop under boost, keeping the turbo spooled between the wide gear spacing is most desirable.
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