The six-speed gear set is nearly twice the size of the earlier five speed and twice as strong. It was also used by the Ford Corporation, , Mercury and Mazda. The overhaul and assembly practice remains the same between the Economy Choice automatic transmission but with the addition of more new parts. Internal gearbox mismatch These mismatches are more subtle. This option includes a standard tested viscous coupling.
There is also the issue, particularly in the earlier models, of simply buying the same problems. There are many small variations in the pull-type gearbox from 1991-2005 that prevent fitting boxes between models. Our standard assembly practice includes the use of new genuine Subaru gaskets and sealing compounds with every Subaru gearbox bench tested to ensure correct gear selection and rotation prior to fitment or dispatch. Search Transmissions by Make and Model Popular Transmissions:. That is the exact car the engine is in. This option keeps your car fully original with matching numbers. Our standard assembly practice includes the use of new genuine Subaru gaskets and sealing compounds.
Dual range boxes have been made since the 80s with the Brumby, a popular vehicle for people living on the land. Many second hand boxes come in from overseas, and this raises additional compatibility issues. If the gearbox has this kind of mismatch the result will be disaster. The rebuilt box is not as durable as a remanufactured unit because the process of rebuilding is significantly less precise and that translates into lower longevity, which is reflected in the basic warranty we offer with this option. It should be noted there is a big difference between a level 1 Rebuilt gearbox and a level 3 remanufactured gearbox. The rebuilt box is not as durable as a remanufactured unit because the process of rebuilding is significantly less precise and that translates into lower longevity, which is reflected in the basic warranty we offer with this option.
Many customers have been caught out buying a used gearbox and installing it only to have the new box catastrophically fail almost immediately, often causing additional damage to the viscous coupling and the front and rear differentials, or they find that their new Subaru drives poorly in a number of ways. It was first put into production in 1988 and still remains in production today. The Best Choice transmission has the latest components fitted to maximise reliability and function. Our standard assembly practice includes the use of new genuine Subaru gaskets and sealing compounds with every Subaru transmission. All the specialist techs at All Drive Subaroo are up to date on all gearbox variants and understand the numbering system fully. Warranty terms vary with application, up to 12 months or 25 000 km warranty, whichever comes first.
Gearshifts should be made fast and hard without using the clutch. The effect is a constantly and actively changing apply to the rear wheels anywhere from a few percent to fully locked. This gearbox features many internal revisions that address known inherent problems with some production Subaru gearboxes. It has four speeds and is considered a light duty automatic transmission. A properly functioning solenoid will usually return a reading of 20 — 30 ohms. Archived from on 1 August 2008.
All the specialist techs at All Drive Subaroo are up to date on all gearbox variants and understand the numbering system fully. We have spoken about these minor variations in gearboxes and they are the cause of ongoing problems with sourcing compatible replacements. In 99 Subaru moved to an 8-bolt gearbox, Series 2, 99-01 which was better shifting, and incorporated several other improvements. This is due to the R160 rear differential 3. The story of the push-pull gearboxes begins in 1991 and is still being written, with some models still running the 5-speed manual gearbox. This led to widespread customer dissatisfaction, which prompted Subaru to redesign the 8-bolt gearbox with a larger and more robust gear set. This Option is similar to the Value Choice transmission option with the addition of a new genuine Subaru control valve body fitted.
In the rare event that you need to contact the company that re-manufactures transmissions, they are just a quick. It serves also to vary the torque to front and rear wheels, depending on driving conditions. Various 5th gear ratios are available to suit individual needs. Vehicles with higher power engines use a more aggressive model resulting in generally higher rear apply. We select the most robust and up to date hubs, sliders, gaskets, synchros, seals and viscous coupling.
No cheap inferior aftermarket components are used in any of our options. Fitted to the front differential is a gear type limited slip that provides reliable traction on most surfaces. This model may be distinguished from earlier models by its stainless steel casing. The overhaul and assembly practice remains the same in the Economy Choice and Best Choice gearboxes that we offer but with the addition of brand new standard factory gears. Why not to buy second hand There are many reasons why a second-hand gearbox is not the wisest choice. Off road enthusiasts take note: new 1:6 ratio high-low range boxes coming soon! Option 2 : Ultimate Performer The gear ratios selected in this gearbox are chosen to work with the 2.
Our rebuilt gearbox will perform well, and reliably. While these gearboxes worked well, with a positive, quick action and were enjoyable to operate, the power generated by the turbo engines, especially when driven by younger more enthusiastic drivers, was often too much for 2nd and 3rd gears and there were frequent failures. This gear set has been proven in a number of different applications from street to track, and is more than able with skilled driver control to endure hard driving. Every Subaru gearbox is bench tested to ensure correct gear selection and rotation prior to fitment or dispatch of any Subaru gearbox that we sell. The overhaul and assembly practice remains the same between the Economy Choice gearbox but with the addition of more new parts. Owners who bought 5-speed models can stop fuming and rejoice. The control unit can and does change the apply several times per second.