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    New to ClubWRX.net! Manual trans swap q's and exterior trim wtb

    Hey everybody!
    Just dropping in to greet everyone and see if there's any other Wisconsinites in the club! I own a 2002 WRX sedan and have not yet decided where I want to go with the car, possibly a manual transmission swap so if anyone has any advice and price estimates that would be great.
    Glad to be a part of the club!
    p.s. if anyone has any exterior trim for sale for the column between the front doors and rear doors I am interested in buying it, and also I would like to buy any interior trim if possible, thanks!

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    welcome, is the car currently a manual?


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    Quote Originally Posted by WiscoScooby View Post
    possibly a manual transmission swap so if anyone has any advice and price estimates that would be great.
    Expensive and generally not worth it if the car is auto.

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    it is an auto but the car has 76xxx miles on it currently and doesn't go through much abuse

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    Find one that is a manual.


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    no can do sir, i got the car for 4k and im a college student so i guess im sticking with an auto

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    Then stick with the auto.. or pay more than the cost of the car to swap it to a manual.

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    Quote Originally Posted by WiscoScooby View Post
    sticking with an auto
    This is the correct thing to do.
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    Yea since just a 6 speed is 4,500


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