How much HP can a 5R55S handle?
This Super StreetFighter™ Automatic Transmission is rated to handle up to 1025 horsepower and is a direct bolt-in replacement for your factory unit.
Are 5R55E and 5R55S transmissions interchangeable?
The parts are not interchangeable. For example, the 55E uses a drive band that adds to the gear ratio. Be careful if it comes time to replace and change parts for the transmission.
Are all 5R55S transmissions the same?
Just as the title states, the Ford 5R55 Transmission has four versions. Ford 5R55 can have an N, S, or W behind those numbers. The 5R55W came out in the 2002 and later Ford Explorer and Ford Ranger models. The 5R55N appeared in the Jaguar S-Type and Lincoln LS and in 2002 in the Ford Thunderbird.
Who makes the 5R55S transmission?
The 5R55S is a 5-speed automatic transmission developed for Ford Lincoln and Mercury applications. This is a direct replacement for Mustang, Ranger, Mountaineer, Aviator and Explorer models. Ford manufactured this transmission between the years 1996 and 2011.
What cars use 5R55S transmission?
The 5R55S, minus the SelectShift feature, was used in models of the Ford Mustang from 2005 until 2010. The 5R55W began use in November 2000 for the 3rd generation Ford Explorer and 2001 Ford Ranger.
What is the difference between a 5R55S and an 5R55W transmission?
The 5R55s/5R55w are both “Syncrounous” units, as they do not use the intermediate clutch and intermediate sprag that the 5R55N incorporates. The Ford 5R55S and 5R55W transmissions were introduced in 2002, found in the Ford Explorer and Mercury Mountaineer vehicles, and are available in both 2WD and 4WD configurations.
What is the difference between 5R55S and 5R55W?
Are there different versions of the Ford 5R55 transmission?
Just as the title states, the Ford 5R55 Transmission has four versions. Ford 5R55 can have an N, S, or W behind those numbers. The 5R55 is a rear wheel drive 5-speed that appeared in 1999 and later vehicles. The 5R55W came out in the 2002 and later Ford Explorer and Ford Ranger models.
When did the Ford 5R55N SELECT shift come out?
The 5R55N appeared in the Jaguar S-Type and Lincoln LS and in 2002 in the Ford Thunderbird. The 5R55S without the Select Shift is used in the 2005 and later models of the ford Mustang.In 2003 the Thunderbird and Lincolns switched to the 5R55S that had the Select Shift (allows drivers to shift like a standard without the clutch).
What to do if your Ford 5R55 is having problems?
If you have any version of the Ford 5R55 transmission and are having problems with it, don’t hesitate to bring your vehicle into The Transmission Shop to get it checked out. Having a proper diagnostic by qualified techs will eliminate the guess work and save you major expenses in the repair, rebuilding, or replacement of these transmissions.
Which is the best repair book for 5R55S?
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