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1975 VW: it cost to get an automatic transmission installed..bus

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How much would it cost to get an automatic transmission installed in a 1975 VW bus, including the labor?
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: VW
Expert:  JacobTD replied 5 years ago.
Into an automatic is easyer then from auto. So good new there. Axels are the same to. Depends on how you go about doing it, or shop does it for that matter. If youo look around you could get it done for about 500, but they might be an almost outa work shop, and just dont care. You should be looking around 700 to 1000 for quality work. Not saying that cheeper isn't quality. I would do this job for 400 ontop of what id have to pay for trans, But i could probably get an auto outa a stick in that model. People are looking for the sticks for the deisels turbo conversions.

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