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post #11 of (permalink) Old 12-01-2012, 04:16 PM Thread Starter
twowings
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Join Date: Jan 2008
Posts: 146
Car Year: 2004
Car Model: Jeep Liberty Sport
Transmission: 5 MT
I really believe this FB engine could pull a 6th overdrive gear fairly well until you got into the upper end of the weight rating...I've got great midrange passing and acceleration in 5th gear even pulling a 4x8 utility trailer loaded with furniture and 4 passengers...

I've started a '6-speed tranny fund' in anticipation...SubaruPartsGirl is on the case and when the parts inventory starts to build for 2014s I hope to put a swap together with someone who needs a 5-speed replacement....stay tuned !
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