Is the e4od a good transmission?

How long will an E4OD transmission last?

when the fluid level is low it will hesitate to go into gear cold, and the torque converter will hang locked up when stopping. as for life span, i have seen unmaintained and abused E4OD’s blow at 30k miles, and very well maintained transmissions last over 600,000 miles.

Is the E4OD reliable?

The History of Ford’s E4OD Transmission

Since the E4OD proved reliable even under heavy loads, Ford put it in their E- and F-Series workhorses plus the Bronco, Expedition, and SVT Lightning. This automatic transmission remained in service from 1989 to 1998 when it was redesigned to create the 4R100.

How good is the Ford E40D transmission?

The truck’s new TCI MaXimizer E40D transmission (along with its high-torque converter) performs flawlessly, with smooth and firm upshifts and distinct downshifting when coming to a stop. The truck handles the West Coast freeways and grades at 65-70 mph without any problems.

What year did Ford stop using the E4OD transmission?

In 1998, the 4R100 replaced the E4OD.

How many gears does a E4OD transmission have?

An unusual feature of the E4OD is the shifter pattern, which is P-R-N-OD-2-1. In the (D) range, the transmission shifts through all four gears.

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Can I replace a E4OD with a 4R100?

All E4OD pumps are completely interchangeable. In 1998, Ford intro- duced the 4R100; one of the four pumps made for this unit is inter- changeable with the E4OD pump — as a complete assembly.

Are all E40D transmissions the same?

not all E40D’s are the same. some are early and late model. some use different electrical connections. some have bell housing patterns to mate up to small block,big block gas engines and some like yours are built to mate up to navistar international’s diesel 7.3l which also come early/late model.

Who makes E40D transmission?

Based on the 3-speed Ford C6, the Ford E4OD is a heavy duty 4-speed automatic transmission that was designed for light and medium duty trucks. It was Ford’s first electronically controlled transmission, and it gave their trucks a significant increase in fuel economy.

What is the difference between E40D and 4R100?

Pretty much just the name. The 4r100 is an e40d transmission. The only difference is depending on what year your transmission was made. If you have an E40d repair manual you will be good to go for most everything, you might also want to get a revisions update as that is where the differences will be.

How do I know if I have a E4OD transmission?

To determine which is used in your vehicle, follow these guidelines: If the shifter has a P-R-N-OD-D-1 pattern, the transmission must be an AOD (applicable to 1980-1993 vehicles). If a 1989-1993 truck has an Overdrive Cancel Switch and a P-R-N-OD-2-1 shifter pattern, then it is equipped with an E4OD transmission.

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