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Posted by PM3 on January 08, 2000 at 18:10:50:

In Reply to: Re: HOW to convert my autom3 to stick m3 posted by dbruce on January 08, 2000 at 16:54:26:

I'm in the process of selling my car to kid who just learned how to drive a stick one month ago (!!!!). He totaled his auto M3 screwing around 5 months ago, and now his dad will give him mine, whaaaaaa??? I think my car has a grudge towards me already, ;-)..Anyways, since I knew/could tell he was serious buyer, I pulled over and let him try it out..duuuddde, not like he rode the clutch too much or anthing, but still....after 2 minutes I was like, "ok that's good, now let me switch you so I can show you a couple more things to the car"..sheesh I though it couldn't get worse after we were cruising like 25 in 5th gear, and with LTW flywheel, my car sounded like it was falling apart, hehe...In my head I was like, "Dude, get the guy the F out of the driver seat!", ;-)>..CYA>PM3
: Changing an Auto to a stick is not recommended.
: But a used manual M3 and sell yours.

: Have you ever driven a standard?

: If you haven't, I would recommend learning on a piece of shit. I learned on my M3 and I'm sure my car still holds a grudge.

: : I am thinkin bout swap my automatic trans to manual shift. How much it goin to cost? is it worth it? will that takes a lots of work? and have problems easily after get it swap??

: : thanks a lot for the infor
: : thanks

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