Pelican Parts Forums

Pelican Parts Forums (http://forums.pelicanparts.com/)
-   Early BMW Cars (2002, Bavaria, etc.) (http://forums.pelicanparts.com/early-bmw-cars-2002-bavaria-etc/)
-   -   5 Speed (http://forums.pelicanparts.com/early-bmw-cars-2002-bavaria-etc/595846-5-speed.html)

TA2PEEL 03-08-2011 07:21 PM

5 Speed
 
If I just came across an old 5 speed from an old 3 series. would that be a straight swap from my old 4 in my 76 2002? I have been told the drive shaft is shorter for the 5 speed, is that the only change that must be made?

RatBox 04-11-2011 03:36 PM

see what a google search will get you :



BMW 2002 Transmission FAQ
"5 Jan 1997 ... Installing a 320i five speed transmission into a BMW 2002 ... 1 2002 close ratio 5 speed mounting crossmember, or you can modify the ..."
BMW 2002 Transmission FAQ

POPS 83 944 11-21-2011 09:56 AM

No you would have to shorten drive shaft and shifter linkage

speed_pro 08-12-2012 10:17 AM

Certainly.. you have to shorten the drive shaft!

Rusty 356 12-29-2012 11:30 AM

Trans mount is moved a little rearward. there is a piece to buy from one of the bimmer shops.
shift tower has to be moved and shaft shortened.


All times are GMT -8. The time now is 11:38 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0
Copyright 2018 Pelican Parts, LLC - Posts may be archived for display on the Pelican Parts Website


DTO Garage Plus vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.