what other tranny will bolt up to an 88 f150 with a 4.9? the mazda tranny is junk.

Asked by Feb 12, 2014 at 05:18 PM about the 1988 Ford F-150 STD Standard Cab 4WD SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have an 88 f150 4x4 sb with a 4.9 and a mazda md50, I believe. had it rebuilt twice & problems again. want to put a different tranny in, maybe an automatic. any suggestions. I also heard a long time ago that a 351w would bolt right in.

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You should be able to use a borg warner 4 or 5 speed up through 1993

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