Borg Warner T5 Manual Transmission Rebuild Kit

 

We offer quality Borg Warner T5 and T5 World Class 5 speed manual transmission rebuiold kits and parts.  Our rebuild kits are designed to be top of the line.  Below we have included information on how to identify individual transmissions, application information, model year, and detailed kit and part availability t5cutaway.jpgby transmission type.

Two different Borg Warner transmissions are covered in this section; T5 and T5 world class, rear wheel drive (RWD). Typically used in GM, AMC, Ford, Nissan, Honda, Isuzu and Jeeps requiring 5 speed applications. AMC installed the T5 in the following models: Ambassador, American (Rambler), AMX, Concord, Eagle, Kammaback, SX4, Gremlin, Hornet, Javelin, Marlin, Matador, Pacer Rebel and Spirit. The following Chevrolet models used the T5 Astro Van, Blazer S Series, Camaro, Chevette and S10. Ford Motor Company used the T5 in the Mustang, Thunderbird, plus Mercury Capri and Cougar. GMC utilized the T5 in the Jimmy S Series, S15 and Safari Van. Honda installed the T5 in its Passport. Isuzu Amigo, Pickup and Pup and Rodeo used the T5. Jeep installed the T5 in the Cherokee, Grand Cherokee, CJ2A, CJ3A, CJ5, Cj6, Cj7, CJ8, Jeepster, Scrambler and Wrangler. Nissan's 280ZX and 300ZX used this Borg Warner Transmission.  Firebird, Trans Am and T1000 Pontiac used the T5.  Give us a call 800-216-1623 and ask about our take out parts (good used) to help you save money!
 
Different overhaul kits are available depending on the extent of the overhaul that you planning, the contents of the kits are described as follows:
  • DTSBKXXX Kits (RWD): Main case bearings, gaskets, seals. You may also want to add new bearing retainer, nuts, dogs & wires, extension housing bushing, small parts kit, shifter bushings. Syncro rings are not included in these kits.
  • DTSBKXXXWS Kits (RWD): Main case bearings, gaskets, seals. You may also want to add bearing retainer, nuts, dogs & wires, extension housing bushing, small parts kit, shifter bushings. Syncro rings are included in these kits. Information and parts are provided for the following Transmission: Borg-Warner T5 non World Class and T5 World Class 5 Speed (RWD) an illustrated drawing is also provided. Assembly instructions and Overhaul manual is available.

IDENTIFICATION: All aluminum top-loaded transmission with internal single-rail shift linkage. Casting number is 13-52-xxxxxxxxx. T5: Has cylindrical roller bearings supporting the cluster gear. All 5 syncro rings are brass. T body GM cars have a smaller Front Countershaft bearing. General Motors S10 2wd trucks have mechanical speedometer, GM S10 1989-1995 have electronic speedometer, and GM 4 X 4 S10 1983-1995. T5 also found in Astro Vans with 2.8 or 4.3 V6 engines.  Parts Illustration is available to assist you in parts identification. The following table provides a summary of vehicles that shipped with non-world class T5 transmissions:

 
AMC   1982-85
Jeep   1982-86
Ford Car   1983-85
GM Car   1983-87
GM Truck   1982-92
Nissan 280ZX with Turbo   1982-83
Nissan 300ZX with Turbo   1984-86

 W/C T5: Has tapered bearings supporting the cluster gear. 1st/2nd syncro rings are a 3-piece design, 3rd/4th are lined steel and 5th is brass. The following table provides a summary of vehicles that shipped world class T5 transmissions:

Ford Cars   1985-96
GM Cars   1988-96
GM Trucks   1993-95
Honda Passport   1994-96
Isuzu Rodeo   1991-97
Note: 1987-88 Cougar & T-Bird & 1987-93 Mustang with 2.3L 4 Cycle utilize a larger front input shaft bearing than other T5's. 1993-96 Cobra uses a tapered input pilot bearing rather than the loose rollers commonly found in T5's.

It's easy to get the correct parts the first time from drivetrain.com.  Using the application tables below just locate your vehicle model, model year, number of cylinders and engine size read across to identify correct overhaul kit part number.  Make a note of the part number and complete our secure easy order form.

 
Below you will find parts for the T5 5 speed transmission used in AMC, Chevrolet, Ford, GMC, Honda, Isuzu Truck, Jeep, Mercury, Nissan and Pontiac.   In addition to these overhaul kits we can provide miscellaneous hardparts, don't see what you need just give us a call.

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