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Old 05-23-2019, 01:30 PM   #34
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You're making some good progress! I didn't know you need the adaptor from retroturbo to fit the m90... sigh curious to see the next steps!

Abe
You *can* use adapter, and you will get smoother box with less chatter, but in all essence, what we call M90 is just another 3-axis Getrag and they usually don't use pilot bearings. Some gear chatter is mandatory... I have B204FT 740 with M90 swap and '97 945 Jurbo with single-mass flywheel swap, both done by me, both done circa 120k klicks ago, both used as car recovery trailer tow rigs, neither 3rd-gear-syncro-modded, both holding on just fine to this day...
All it takes is a bit of not being idiot to your car.
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