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    Right now I have a baumann shift kit in my 87 mgm. I like it but its a bit too much for me. The po turned it up all the way so it shifts pretty harsh. This isnt a racecar lol. Anyway, if I wanted to could I install another shift kit or do you think I need another valve body to modify? Im thinking about the aod-hp kit because it doesnt make the shifts too harsh and corrects a lot of the issues with the aod from the factory.


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    Anyone?


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    Baumann provides “full technical support” according to their website, and could hopefully give you some direction on what changes to make. Call them. I am betting you’ll need a new kit (I would stick to theirs), hopefully not a new valve body.

    I would not suggest a different brand kit with your current valve body. Different ways to change the character of the transmission might end up being incompatible with each other.
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    Thats what I was thinking. Ill give them a call and see if I can get the firmness toned down a bit.


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