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Auto to Manual Transmission Conversion Problem

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I've done tons of conversions on Z's so when the customer called and said he had all the parts to do his 72 510 (11/71 prod date), I didn't think there would be any problems.  Unfortunately the trans cross member is nowhere near the mount for the trans.  The customer claims to have bought the correct original 4 speed so it should bolt up.   Pictures are worth a thousand words so here is what I'm looking at:



Is this the wrong transmission?



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My 71 was "normal" but when i bought my long tail conversion crossmember the guy said most of the 71s he has seen are like that one.. He kept warning me but i thought that the bracket would save me time no matter what,, and i guess i just lucked out.



my car was built 11/71 also

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