How do I know if I have a C6 transmission?

Look for a seam between the bell housing and the body of the transmission. If no seam exists, the transmission is a C6. If a seam does exist, it will be necessary to inspect the oil pan to determine whether the transmission is a C3 or a C4.

Is the Ford C6 transmission good?

The C6 is the strongest, most durable light duty automatic Ford has made. It was designed in the 60’s during the horsepower wars. The E4OD / 4R100 is not necessarily a “crap” transmission, it is based on the C6. A lot of the problems came from the programming.

How can I improve my C6 transmission?

You can try the following to beef up the performance of your C6 transmission:

  1. Custom Parts.
  2. Valve Body Upgrades.
  3. Bell Housings.
  4. C6 Planetary Carriers.
  5. First and Reverse Planetary Gearset.
  6. Lincoln Drum.
  7. Aftermarket Clutches.
  8. Gear Ratios.

When did Ford stop using the C6 transmission?

Ford C6 transmission

C-6 “Selectshift Cruise-O-Matic”
Manufacturer Ford Motor Company
Production 1966–2004
Body and chassis

Will a C6 transmission bolt a 302?

Premium Member. The C6 will physically bolt onto either the 289 or 302 but I don’t think it will fit the 66 tunnel without some modification to the tunnel. It should fit the 68 tunnel fine, since a big block with a C6 was available that year.

How much does it cost to rebuild a C6 transmission?

$900 is a decent price for a rebuild.

Will a C6 transmission fit a 390?

Will a C6 transmission fit a 390? A c6 will fit but you need one with the smallblock bellhousing pattern FE pattern is different.

How many speeds is a C6 transmission?

The C6 is a non-electronic, three-speed transmission.

What’s the difference between C4 and C6 transmission?

Weight. Ford C4 is a medium-duty transmission judging from its lightweight of 130 lbs dry w/ torque converter and its design with an aluminum case. On the other hand, C6 transmission is a heavy-duty transmission that can handle much load.