T96 3 Speed Transmissions Information and parts
Our T96 3 speed manual transmission parts and overhaul kits are designed to be top of the line overhaul kits. Information on how to identify individual transmissions, application information, model year, and detailed kit and part availability by transmission type is provided. T96's, rear wheel drive (RWD) Borg Warner transmissions are covered in this section; typically used by AMC and Jeep requiring 3 speeds. T96's transmissions were installed by Jeep in its CJ2A, CJ3A, CJ5, CJ6, CJ7, CJ8, Jeepster, Scrambler and Wrangler. From 1965 thru 1972 AMC installed the T96 in Ambassador, American Rambler, AMX, Concord, Eagle, Kammback, SX4, Gremlin, Hornet, Javelin, Marlin, Matador, Pacer, Spirit and Rebel.
Two different overhaul kits are available:
DTSBKXXX Kits (RWD) includes main case bearings, gaskets and seals.
DTSBKXXXWS Kits (RWD): Main case bearings, gaskets, seals and syncro rings are included in these kits.
You may also want to add new bearing retainer, nuts, dogs & wires, extension housing bushing, small parts kit and shifter bushings.
The T96 is identifiable by its non-synchronized first gear with brass synchro rings for 2nd-4th. 2nd gear synchro has 36 teeth. The Main shaft reverse gear is located on the outside of the 1st/2nd slider and has 40 teeth.