Quantcast 1978 f250 trans - Ford Truck Club Forum




Home






Forum






Gallery






Garage






Blog






Arcade






Settings






New Posts






TOTM






Vote




Remember Me?
       Join for free!




Search






How-To's






Unanswered






FTC Toolbar






Social Sites






Register




 
Ford Truck Club Forum > FORD F-250 | F-350 SERIES | SUPER DUTY > 1948-1986 Ford F250 | F350



Welcome to FordTruckClub.net
Welcome to FordTruckClub.net, the internet's premier Ford truck community! You are currently viewing our boards as a guest which gives you limited access to view discussions and access other forum features. By joining our free online community you will have access to post topics, communicate privately with other members (PM), respond to polls, upload content and access many other special features. Registration is fast, simple, and absolutely free so please, join our community today!

Forgot your password? click here.

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 

 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old March 24th, 2011, 11:33 AM
originalrider41's Avatar
originalrider41 originalrider41 is offline
 

Join Date: Mar 2011
Posts: 2
Likes : 0
Liked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default 1978 f250 trans

Hey I'm a new member here doing a build up on a 78 f250 (Its all in my introduction if you're interested)

I'm at the stage where I'm looking up new transmissions.
Going to drop a 24v 5.9 Cummins ISB and need a trans that can keep up and fit.

Looking at the ZF547, I can get an adapter plate, but the questions are; will it fit in my truck? and how is the transmission?- iv been truned away from dodge's whatever 5 speed dude to reliability.

Truck is supercab custom camper special if it matters.
  #2  
Old March 24th, 2011, 06:02 PM
whitesleeper's Avatar
whitesleeper whitesleeper is offline
 

Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: milford ohio
Posts: 374
Likes : 2
Liked 4 Times in 3 Posts
Default Trans

Good call on the dodge trans ..
You should have the room that is needed just take a look at fords c6 .
ZF not a bad trans just dont crowd it when shifting
If you arent stuck on manual trans and have the bling for a auto look at a company on FLORIDA called SUN COAST TRANS most guys that are doing truck pulls run that brand and have had really good luck . I have installes 5 of em and will say that really badass trans really good shift


Thread Tools
Display Modes


(View-All Members who have read this thread : 11
1977 F-250 4x4 Custom , 78 250 , DJ-4-Dio , DoubleDee , JSoko , Mtgoat , originalrider41 , rfraze , tylerbotts , vinniejura , whitesleeper

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
need vacume line routing diagram for 91 f350 7.5l engine w/auto trans charlie Garage Talk: Shop Class 101 1 March 5th, 2011 09:39 PM
Year One Bandit Trans-Am [S2 Ep.1-1] Gearz Gearz 0 February 3rd, 2011 01:03 PM
Year One Bandit Trans-Am [S2 Ep.1-2] Gearz Gearz 0 February 3rd, 2011 01:03 PM
E4OD Trans Slipping nine5flareside 1992-1996 Ford F150
3 July 27th, 2010 08:34 PM
1978 Ford F-150 on 40's nine5flareside General Discussion
7 January 17th, 2010 11:07 AM

Tags
1978 , f250 , trans

Forum Jump









FordTruckClub.net is not authorized, endorsed or affiliated with the Ford Motor Company
or any of their subsidiaries. Ford® is a registered trademark of the Ford Motor Company


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.6 Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.