Ford Type 9 Gearbox Rebuilds and repair
01462 896685

Ford Type 9 Rebuild

The Ford Type 9 Gearbox was Fords First RWD 5 speed box, and was an evolution of the  Type E 4 speed. This gearbox has a large following, The removable bellhousing and various input shaft lengths make it ideal for 5 speed conversions on earlier  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 extensive experience of the Ford Type 9 Gearbox and can offer everything from a simple rebuild, to a fully rebuilt gearbox with Long 2.98 1st gear conversion or modified Helical, Semi Helical or straight cut Close ratio Gear kit’s, and we regularly build these units for fast road and race applications.

  • 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 paul@firstmotion.co.uk

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