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Old 11-26-2012, 08:53 AM
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Need help on picking transmision

hey guys i need help im 17 years old and i have built my own hot rod its a 1978 camaro with a 376 small block. 1991 alunimum corvette heads. mutha thumpr cam, high rise intake, 670 street advenger carb 10:1 compression....behind it i have a coles built transmission 3 speed turbo 350 with a 2800-3200 stall and my rearend in a 8.5 10 bolt with 4:11 gears. my motors redline is 6100. ok my probelem is it gets to top speed really fast but about at 110 mph its redlines runs out of gears.... i do not want to change my rear end but my uncle is telling me if i get a good 5 speed manual it will make my top end way better because i will have 2 more gears ... can i get some input on what i need to do for better top end..... this is not a drag car just a weekend tire slinger. any help would be nice tell me what you think and what transmission names i should look for.
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