will the transmisson out of a 99 v6 ford explorer go in a 99 v8 ford explorer? both are automatic

Asked by Jan 04, 2016 at 10:13 AM about the 1999 Ford Explorer

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

the transmission in my 99 ford explorer went out...its a v8. will the transmission
out of a 99 ford explorer v6 go into the v8? they are both automatics

2 Answers


Nope the v8 and v6 trannies aren't interchangeable. the v8 is a 4r70w and the v6 is the 5r55e.


I believe the V8 tranny is a 4 speed and the v6 a five speed. Besides, the electronics are different.

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