Information and parts are provide for the following Transmission: Mazda/Ford Truck M5R1 5 Speed (RWD)
We can provide quality M5R1 5 speed manual transmission parts, rebuild kits these kits are designed to be top of the line overhaul kits. We can provide cases, input, main and counter shafts, extension housings and bushing. Information on how to identify individual Ford transmissions, application information, model year, detailed kit and part availability by transmission type. The Top loaded M5R1 transmission is covered in this section it's a rear wheel drive (RWD). Typically Ford used this transmission in Bronco II, Explorer, and Ranger Pickup requiring 5 speed applications. Mazda used the M5R1 in the following models: B2300, B2500, B3000, B4000 and the Navajo.
Overhaul kits are available with and without syncro rings, the contents of the kits are described as follows:
DTSBKXXX Kits include main case bearings, gaskets and seals. Syncro rings are not included in these kits.
DTSBKXXXWS Kits provide main case bearings, gaskets, seals; Syncro rings are included in these kits. .
You may also want to add a bearing retainer, nuts, dogs & wires, extension housing bushing, small parts kit and shifter bushings. Some times we can provide good take out parts are available and can save you money. Free technical support is available call 800-216-1632, order today and let us help you save!
You can confirm that you have an M5R1 by matching the following physical description: Aluminum case and top cover, top loaded aluminum unit with an integral bell housing and tower shift. Fully synchronized with brass synchro rings in all gears, including reverse. Front input shaft bearing is tapered with a 80mm O.D. The rear bearing-retainer is aluminum. The shifter tower has the infamous three rubber plugs in the back that are prone to leak if not changed to steel. Inspect the units to see if they have the updated 5th/reverse assembly before ordering synchro kits or reverse gears. If you need to order individual parts we have provided a detailed Illustrated drawing.
Follow these links to find parts for the M5R1 5 speed transmission used in Ford Bronco II, Explorer, and Ranger. Mazda used the M5R1 in the following models: B2300, B2500, B3000, B4000 and the Navajo. In addition to these overhaul kits we can provide miscellaneous hard parts, don't see what you need just give us a call.