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BTS Valve Body Install

About to order the BTS valve body from Beans, is that all i will need? already have a new pan with a drain plug i need to install too.

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Also is the valve body change simple? i am a mechanic but never really messed with autos at all.
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I haven't done a valve body or shift kit in years but if you are just replacing the body itself I wouldn't think it's to complicated .Shift kits required some drilling and different springs and check balls,but too me a complete valve body is ready to bolt in after removing the other one .Make note of the upper gasket when replacing and let us all know what's up

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Very easy.
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VERY easy..... just did mine and i love it. it is only the acumlitor part so youare only removing the front part of the valve body. i got a core from another trans to send it while mine was in reoute so i could get the core back faster

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DIY INTAKE - HYDRA CHIP - MARTY'S E-FUEL - 250/200s
05 AXLE SWAP 3.73 - 2.5" PURE PERF. LIFT COILS - FOX SHOCKS
BTS TRANS - TYMAR DOWN PIPE - 4" EXHAUST
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Just installed, cant feel that much of a difference? not like the video at least

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maby the problem is the fact your pump is weak. big improvement when i did mine

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transmission has less then 15k on it tho?

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?????? idk. did you give him a list of your mods when you got it done so he could tune the VB properly,

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yea they also called and ask tire size and gear ratio

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