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tremec T-5 conversion

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  • Transmission / Overdrive: tremec T-5 conversion

    Hello out there Hawk owners,I'm on a mission to install the Tremec T-5 into my 1961 Hawk and wondering if there is anyone attempting or has attempted this and would like to hear from them Thanks Jersey Hawk

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ID:	1860563 Which tranny do you want to use? I have done it in so many ways over the past 30 years.
    Last edited by Alan; 10-11-2020, 05:47 PM.

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      Alan has showed us the way many times. A search will turn up dozens of threads, including links to vendors who sell turn-key kits.

      jack vines
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        Well I have the adapter setup from Fairborn Studebaker and have to fabricate a bracket for clutch z bar and find a speedo cable that will work. There is a boss on underside of the T-5 with threaded holes, I thought I heard a suggestion about supporting the trans with some sort of mount attached to crossmember. I think I can adapt the original equalizer bracket to tie in with the bellhousing mount. I'll appreciate any advice Thanks, Mike Earle

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          Here's Tom's writeup in an Avanti. It's excellent and should provide quite a few thoughts.

          https://forum.studebakerdriversclub....nstall-how-to=

          Bob

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