<VV> Slushbox?

shortle shortle556 at earthlink.net
Sat Jun 5 11:31:03 EDT 2010

Ah but the manual trans cars have so many more issues to deal with. The clutch (cables snap,linkage wears, discs wear, they slip,etc.).I had a LM floor "metal fatigue" everytime you would step on the pedal. Then the issues with the shifters. Now my PG Corvairs, awesome!
Timothy Shortle in Durango Colorado

-----Original Message-----
>From: Sethracer at aol.com
>Sent: Jun 5, 2010 8:08 AM
>To: airvair at earthlink.net, virtualvairs at corvair.org
>Subject: <VV> Slushbox?
>In a message dated 6/4/2010 11:31:06 P.M. Pacific Daylight Time,  
>airvair at earthlink.net writes:
>With me.  a clutch car is 90% work and 10% fun. An automatic is ALL 
>enjoyment. I  admittedly am no expert clutch car driver. even though I've driven 
>them for  close to 40 years. You don't want to see me put one on a trailer. 
>You'd need  big trailer chocks and a fire extiguisher to cool down the clutch. 
>Bottom line is that for me. a clutch car is a  bitch.
>My Avalanche is an Automatic. My wife's Saturn Aura is an Automatic.  The 
>rest of the fleet - see below - have manual transmissions.  As far as I  am 
>concerned, when driving an Automatic trans vehicle, you are just a passenger, 
> sitting in the wrong seat!
>Seth  Emerson
>C's the Day! - Corvair,  Camaro, Corvette
>San Jose, CA
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