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post #1 of (permalink) Old 04-11-2002, 03:23 PM
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KIck down linkage probems ( I think)

I recently completed a 360 conversion (mated to my stock TF 999) and I can't seem to get the trans to shift right. I used the stock grand wagoneer kick down linkage for a TF 727 and it seemed to fit okay. I have adjusted the linkage as the manual states and it shifts really soft and won't down shift when I stomp on the gas. Will it hurt anything in the trans if I tighten up the linkage some? Any other suggestions?

Also, I used the stock TF999 troque converter, not the TF727 converter (which I still have). Would this cause a problem?

Thanks Shawn
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post #2 of (permalink) Old 04-11-2002, 03:28 PM
 
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Re: KIck down linkage probems ( I think)

No idea on teh converter.
BUT ont eh kickdown, the trans will live long happy if you tighten that linkage until you CANT stand it, then baclk off but only a hair!

You can get it so tight itll downshift on deceleration and chirp the tires, might help your engine braking this way.

tighter tighter!
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