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I have a 2011 optima SX automatic, I’m wanting to convert it to standard. Does anyone know what cars have a manual transmission I can use on my optima??? Would I need a new Ecu? What all would I need from another car to make the transition???
 

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This is probably in the realm of adding a turbo to the 2.4, and my replay is the same, forget about the idea.
 

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This is probably in the realm of adding a turbo to the 2.4, and my replay is the same, forget about the idea.
I’ve seen a manual 2013 sonata which is the same platform basically. I just think it was a 5speed I’m looking to see what my options are so I can maybe drop 6speed in there.
 

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Optima had a manual 11-13 6 speed, probably the same as the Sonata, but with the various drivetrain components between the 2.4 at/mt would be problematic as would the electronic controls.
Suggest get a 2020 Veloster N 275hp/6 speed and make the necessary adjustments to fit the Optima.
 
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