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:
- Custom Parts.
- Valve Body Upgrades.
- Bell Housings.
- C6 Planetary Carriers.
- First and Reverse Planetary Gearset.
- Lincoln Drum.
- Aftermarket Clutches.
- Gear Ratios.
When did Ford stop using the C6 transmission?
Ford C6 transmission
|C-6 “Selectshift Cruise-O-Matic”|
|Manufacturer||Ford Motor Company|
|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.