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who has already rebuilt an a4ld ?


Henri

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Hi guys , I am thinking of rebuilding my a4ld gearbox, has someone already done it and would have advice to give? A kit to recommend ? or is it better not to try. I will have with me an old tractor repair mechanician who is a very meticulous guy
 


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I went to a car show yesterday and a gent there had an 87' B2 chassis with a 40' Ford pickup body on it. It had a 5 speed manual when he got it and he said it was "difficult" to shift due to space constraints so he converted to an A4LD. He had a shop up north rebuild it and he said it works perfectly. I may just do that with mine next year. I don't like the way it shifts, too harsh.
 

wildbill23c

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Haven't done one myself. I had my local AAMCO rebuild mine in my 88 B2 about 3 years ago and they did all the updates and upgraded a lot of the common failure parts in it to hopefully give it a long life. Shifts are nice and firm like they should be. My B2 is stock except is had 235/75-R15 tires on it due to the lack of tire selection in the factory tire size, but it handles it just fine.
 

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I was thinking about using AAMCO myself.....they recently replaced the transfer case on my Silverado 2500HD. Did you remove the trans and take it to them or let them do the whole deal? May I ask what they charged?
 

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