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Old 09-15-2006, 04:30 PM
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What transmission Muncie or TH400?

Im building a high compression 383 stroker with 9inch rear end w/4.11. But cant decide whether to go with a Muncie or a TH400! I have also heard that you can make T5's strong if i wanted a 5spd. So what are your opinions?

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It's up to you! Do you want to shift or have it done for you?
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muncies are over rated, unless your talking an M22 rock crusher, it's the only 1 of the 3 models that will hold up to any kind of power. depends on how much power you want and if you want to shift or not.
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I love to shift myself but for quick off the line and durability it's hard to beat a well built automatic. Most of us can't shift as well as the machine.
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dont buy an automatic.. unless your going for consistanticy.

m-22 is the only muncie that will hold up, ive shreaded a few m-20's n m-21's with only 525 ft lbs. and 3.90 rear gear.

a t-5 will shread internal gears with a few clutch drops @ 3500 rpms.
they wont hold up.

if you want a manual trans, find a ST-10.
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