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Convert automatic to manual in 1969 Bug

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Old January 9th 18, 05:08 AM posted to rec.autos.makers.vw.aircooled
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On Sunday, April 21, 1996 at 12:00:00 AM UTC-7, NudeSail wrote:
> I have seen articles in VW mags in the past where all you have to do is
> remove the vacuum slave unit, run a clutch cable to the tranny, hook it
> up, and you have an outstanding 3 speed manual transmission! I have also
> talked to people who have done this and they say it works great! Also the
> three speed is a much friendly tranny in the bug anyway, with much nice
> gear ratios than the original 4 speed manuals. : - )

I recognize this is many years after your original post. I am interested in this quasi approach to autostick conversion and am not able to find anything on the web about it besides this post. Can you please provide me with more information or reference articles? Thanks!


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