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11-13 Buick regal F40 trans by SecretMoparGuy
Started on: 10-09-2019 01:22 PM
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Last post by: fieroguru on 10-10-2019 11:35 AM
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Report this Post10-09-2019 01:22 PM Click Here to See the Profile for SecretMoparGuySend a Private Message to SecretMoparGuyEdit/Delete MessageReply w/QuoteDirect Link to This Post
Has anyone used this in a Fiero? or does anyone know why it would be any different from one in a G6? I would like to do a 3800 SC six speed build. I'm not sure if Archie still sells the 6-speed kits (guessing no) but I know WCF sells some custom parts and I'm pretty handy with fabrication if needed. Let me know your experience/thoughts.
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Report this Post10-09-2019 04:48 PM Click Here to See the Profile for WillClick Here to Email WillSend a Private Message to WillEdit/Delete MessageReply w/QuoteDirect Link to This Post
Those transmissions will have the Ecotec bellhousing pattern, and would need an adapter plate to mate to a 3800.
The only F40 that will bolt up to the 3800 is from the '06/'07 G6.
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As Will said, it will need an adapter plate to work with the 3800. It also has different bolt boss locations on the case for mounts, shifter bracket and a different clutch line connector.

What that means is that most available F40 swap flywheels, mounts, shifter bracket, and clutch line connector will not work...
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Thanks for the responses. I'm looking to get an F40 out of a G6 but I saw ZZPerformance sells reman buick regal F40 and wanted to know if it could be a replacement in the future.
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Originally posted by SecretMoparGuy:

Thanks for the responses. I'm looking to get an F40 out of a G6 but I saw ZZPerformance sells reman buick regal F40 and wanted to know if it could be a replacement in the future.


ZZP also sells products for the Ecotec engine family... which the Regal transmission is from.
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