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post #1 of 16 Old 09-07-2008, 06:00 PM Thread Starter
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What does eveyone think about a suncoast Transmission? I have a 450 horse 7.3 that has eaten 2 stock trans. Let me know what you think.
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450 HP and stock trans, not good, any built trans is better than a stock trans when the truck in modded.

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I've always heard good thing about them but,I'm not sure if they are the best or not.What kind of price with a convertor were you quoted?I'm just curious what there prices are like.
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I have always heard that JW makes a nasty tranny for the 7.3s.

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how about BTS


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John Wood or BTS..only choice!

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+1 more.... stick with John Woods or BTS


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JW or BTS get my vote. If it was a 6.0 I would use suncoast as an option

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I'm running the Suncoast extreme rebuild kit and a John Wood converter, billet input shaft and valve body in my tranny. Been holding 550hp for over 20,000 miles now.

If I had the choice and the money, it would've been full John Wod tranny though.

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Iv dealt with BTS, and wow great people and allows very helpful

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