Transmission swap

Asked by Mar 29, 2016 at 09:28 PM about the Ford Explorer Sport

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Can I swap the trans from a 95 explorer 4.0  to a 99
ranger 3.0 heard they use the same block both are
automatic 4x4

2 Answers


Your much better finding a 99 ranger trans and bolting it right in. The ranger drive line is a piece of cake. A used trans prob around 300 if you look around.


Basically no it won't work, you have 2 different systems there, the 95 is OBD1 while the 99 is OBD2. They just aren't compatible.

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