Ford Type 9 Gearbox Rebuilds and repair
01462 896685

Ford Type 9 Rebuild

The Ford Type 9 Gearbox was Fords First RWD 5 speed Gearbox, and an evolution of the Ford Type E 4 speed.

 The removable bellhousing and various input shaft lengths make it ideal for 5 speed conversions For rear wheel drive vehicles such as Ford Escorts, Cortina, Capri and a host of other manufactures including MG, Morris, Morgan, Caterham, Westfield to name a few.  A 4wd version of this box was also available for the early XR4x4 models.

  • Ford Capri 1.6 / 2.0 
  • Ford Capri 2.8 
  • Ford Sierra 1.6 / 1.8 / 2.0 
  • Ford Sierra XR4i
  • Ford Sierra XR4x4 2.8

We have a vast knowledge of the Ford Type 9 Gearbox and can offer everything from a simple rebuild, to a fully rebuilt gearbox with 2.98 Long 1st gear conversion or modified Helical, Semi Helical or straight cut Close ratio Gear kit.

 We regularly build these units for fast road and race applications.

Prices start from £520.00 + vat our price includes labour to strip and rebuild your existing gearbox with new Qaulity branded bearings,gaskets and oil seals.

Should other parts be required on inspection these will be charged at extra cost.

We offer U.K wide & International collection and delivery service


  • Long 1st Gear upgrades 
  • Alloy Main cases
  • Full Needle Roller main shafts
  • Heavy Duty Layshafts
  • Alloy Top Lids

Ford Type 9 gearbox Ratios available

FM 3.65 Gear ratios Standard Ford 3.65/1.97/1.37/1:1/0.82 

FM 3.36 Close ratio Ford Gear Ratios H/Duty Version available 3.36/1.81/1.26/1:1/0.82

FM 2.98 Long 1st gear Close Ratio H/Duty version  available 2.98/1.97/1.37/1:1/0.82

FM 2.83 Close ratio Helical GearsH/Duty version available  2.83/1.81/1.26/1:1/0.82 

FM 2.66 Gear Ratio Helical Gears H/Duty version available 2.66/1.75/1.26/1:1/0.82 

FM2.75 Helical Gears H/Duty only Gear Ratios 2.75/1.69/1.23/1:1/0.81

FM248 Semi Helical H/duty only Gear Ratios 2.48/1.61/1.23/1:1/0.82

Please get in touch to discuss your requirements further on 01462 896685 or email

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