Q: tranny swap

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I have a 86 chevy scottsdale that is a 4x4 and it has a 3 speed manual with overdrive. i am the second owner and this truck is in pristine condition but i dont like the manual tranny. i was wondering if i could switch it to auto but still have the shifter come up through the same hole in floor just because of the fwd shifter. is there a certain kind of tranny and shifter that would bolt up to my transfer case? i really dont want to start cutting holes or tearing parts off that would devalue the truck. thanks a bunch.

My car has 104000 miles.
My car has a manual transmission.

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