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Updated on May 06, 2012
Page 1 - 1985 Monte Carlo SS
Page 2 - 1984 Monte Carlo SS (SOLD)
Page 3 - 1985 Monte Carlo SS 350/200-4R Swap
Page 4 - Oldsmobile Page
Page 5 - Miscellaneous
Page 6 - 1987 SS Parts car
Page 7 - 1985 SS rear frame rail replacement
Page 8 - 1985 SS World Class T5 5-speed Conversion
World Class T5 5-speed Conversion
Parts include: -Borg Warner T5 (1352-212) 2.75 1.94 1.34 1.00 0.74 -John Bzdel clutch pedal w/ modified stock brake pedal -93-97 F-body hydraulic assembly -Hurst Competition Plus shifter (modified for g-body) -TH350 crossmember (modified mount pad) -3" shortening of stock crossmember (49.5" cut length) -Centerforce clutch assembly
Great links: http://www.shiftn6.com/6gearg.html http://www.garage-scene.com/t5-into-ag-body/ http://musclecarsonly.com/ http://www.spnkzss.com/tremec.htm http://www.darklair.com/manual_monte.html http://www.bowtiepower.com/T5conversionP2.html http://www.montecarloss.com/ls1montecarloss/index.html Standard trans dimensions: http://www.drivetrain.com/gmt56inst.html Auto trans dimensions: http://www.tciauto.com/Products/GM/gm_2004r.asp
Up in the air:
T-5 parts awaiting installation:
Cutting hole in firewall and mounting of master cylinder based on JohnB's template:
Master cylinder resevoir and JohnB clutch pedal (with stock trimmed brake pedal):
Master cylinder rod/clutch pedal & test fit of T5:
Cutting hole in floor for shifter:
Wiring reverse lights:
Washers used to note required shifter offset to centre in console:
Hurst Competition Plus shifter disassembled, modified, and reassembled:
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great looking ride!!5 stars! check out My 81 lemans with shaker!!
nice ss.check out my aerocoupe ss
An what did those frame rails cost ya ?
Check out this site for pricing: http://www3.sympatico.ca/conradlozier/
Man good work on the frame rails,I too need to do the same as you did. iam goona use your pics as reference,if you dont mind,
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