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Need Help Automatic Transmission swap to a Manual kit?

 
TCs_Cummins TCs_Cummins
New User | Posts: 2 | Joined: 03/09
Posted: 03/23/09
07:28 PM

  Hello I was wondering if there is a kit to convert my 2004 Dodge Ram Cummins Diesel 48RE Stock Auto Transmission to a 6 speed manual? Is there a company or brand that sells a full converison kit? Or is it easier to buy odds and ends to make a home made kit? If Anyone can help me with this Id really appreciate it.


 Thanks TC
 
2004 Dodge Ram 2500 4x4 Cummins, Diablo Predator/Power Puck Combo, Banks Cold air intake, Banks High Ram Intake, Dual 5 Inch Exhuast with 6inch tips, Air ride system, FASS Fuel, Tryin to Upgrade to 6 speed Manual with ATS Trans

johny2469 johny2469
New User | Posts: 8 | Joined: 02/09
Posted: 03/23/09
10:53 PM

Never seen a kit, however from what I've read you're best off finding a parts truck and/or piecing together a kit yourself. 4wd or 2wd? I'm not sure about the 2004 but I know on some of the older Dodges the splines on the transfer case for automatics and manuals are different... Navigate your way around:
http://www.quad4x4.com
http://www.high-impact.net/
http://www.drivetrain.com/
These sites will help give you an idea of what you're up against. Hope this helps.