This cutaway Muncie transmission shows a good look at the main shaft on top and the cluster gears on the bottom. The code consists of two ½-in. It creates leverage just like extending the length of a wrench. Additionally, the case had a bunch of fluid leaks so I wanted to replace all of the gaskets while I had it out of the car. Please specify pin size when order. Beefed up boxes for hot rods and Resto-Mods are popular, too.
Keep Dave West in mind. If you are like many four-on-the-floor muscle car owners you will tend to overlook replacing the gear oil in your Muncie M20, M21, or M22 , Borg-Warner Super T-10, or Super T-10 4-speed transmission. He buys sells and exchanges four-speed transmissions. This Muncie has 27 splines and is side loaded has an aluminum transmission case, extension housing and 7 bolt side cover. One of the most common swaps involves a Muncie 4-speed.
Because there is still a little bit of fluid on the pan. Likewise a P8S28 stamp means 1968 8 , September S , 28th of the calendar year 1967 for a 1968 Chevelle. Grit that gets into the grease in the shifter mechanism can cause real problems. He worked on everything from 25-ton fork trucks down to Cushman scooters. Also is a replacement for the later shouldered pin. Now comes the test drive — take your classic car out for a drive. Lift the car up and put it on jacks.
There are 2 basic ratios,close and wide. Books are available that provide detailed illustrations and parts breakdowns. Install the main drive gear bearing retainer, gasket, transmission case. He can put in a later synchro assembly to give his customers the functionality of a later model transmission and the looks and aesthetics of a '65. They are for economy and street drivability and just cruising. When you cleaned the pan, install carefully magnets back on the previously marked positions.
This is generally caused by pilot bearing failure that generally damages the input shaft. The norm is the rear case is painted with a clear coat on it. Start the ex- bearing fully seats against shoulder on gear. Our factory transmissions are dyno tested before leaving the factory, ensuring the highest quality, We offer a no hassle 12 month warranty, performance guaranteed. It is unclear why there is the discrepancy. M-Power still stands today as a valuable product specification tool for customers.
High Performance Forged Synchronizer Rings made by Synchroking! Muncie 4-speed Transmission Group 4. If the plug is beyond repair it should be replaced with the correct replacement plug. One side of the date marker has a month designator 1-12. A Muncie differs from a Saginaw transmission in that its reverse lever is in the tail housing, not the side cover. Even if you do remember to check the gear oil level, you have to slide under the car and remove one of the drain plugs.
Glass beads are nice because they are less aggressive, and therefore more forgiving on the aluminum housing, than the blast furnace slag I used on a frame. His customers have huge investments in their cars and want their transmissions done to concours standard. Of course, rodders get a little creative. They are interested in details like specific finishes and re-plated original poles. Written contents in this article — © 2015 Pete Dunton — All Rights Reserve. They will be able to tell you right away.
This included a Muncie branded, single gear power take-off by Borg-Warner. Note: The ratio designation letter didn't appear until around October 1, 1968 for the 1969 model year so any Muncie in a 1969 Chevelle dated August M or September P would probably not have the A, B, or C designation. Remove the filter and install new one. They are for economy and street drivability and just cruising. So, West recommends being safe rather than sorry. A while back I drained my non-limited slip differential with 3. Pershing Drive in Muncie and on March 1, 1960, the company incorporated.