: did the short star ever come in a m/t?



Hatchetrider84
10-02-06, 09:06 PM
what the title says.

CadillacSTS42005
10-03-06, 03:01 PM
nope
the 4.0 N* was always an auto

davesdeville
10-03-06, 09:03 PM
The LX5 Short North aka "shortstar" is not the L47 4.0 Aurora motor - the 4.0 is very similar to the 4.6, but the shortstar is a 3.5V6 that's based on the N* Design but is pretty different in reality. It was only used in the Intrigue and Aurora and used 4spd autos (4t60-e or 4t65-e maybe?)