what are the requirments to replace an automatic transmission 5r55 with a manual transmission f27a? and are the wiring harnesses interchangable?

Asked by Jul 08, 2016 at 06:59 PM about the 1995 Ford Explorer 4 Dr Eddie Bauer 4WD SUV

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

have a 1995 explorer that the automatic transmission went out in and now id
like to instead put a manual 5 speed transmission with 4 wheel drive back in.
The old automatic transmission also had 4 wheel drive.

1 Answer

20,490

First check and see if the transmission you want to put in was available in the 95 model. You may need a longer or shorter drive shaft due to the length of the transmission. You may have PCM problems if the transmission you want to put in is electronic.

Your Answer

Ford Explorer Experts

  • #1
    OJ
    Reputation
    11,060
  • #2
    Tom Demyan
    Reputation
    4,400
  • #3
    tennisshoes
    Reputation
    2,560
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Jeep Grand Cherokee
867 Great Deals out of 70,549 listings starting at $700
Used Chevrolet Tahoe
731 Great Deals out of 41,715 listings starting at $1,995
Used Ford F-150
2,578 Great Deals out of 199,172 listings starting at $1,300
Used Toyota 4Runner
275 Great Deals out of 23,479 listings starting at $2,300
Used Nissan Pathfinder
368 Great Deals out of 26,955 listings starting at $1,500
Used GMC Yukon
474 Great Deals out of 22,325 listings starting at $1,995

Used Cars For Sale

2018 Ford Explorer For Sale
537 listings starting at $32,363
2017 Ford Explorer For Sale
87 Great Deals out of 42,267 listings starting at $19,650
2016 Ford Explorer For Sale
98 Great Deals out of 3,936 listings starting at $14,989
2015 Ford Explorer For Sale
289 Great Deals out of 6,779 listings starting at $11,199
2014 Ford Explorer For Sale
218 Great Deals out of 4,963 listings starting at $8,979

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.