. Release oil is on backs of both servo pistons in reverse. If it becomes necessary to rebuild this puppy I will take as many pics as possible. I will also get the Sonnox boost valve too. Obviously the transmission was not rebuilt properly or some major components were ignored during the rebuild.
Runs pretty good though I still feel a tiny flare on the 3-4 now. Uniquely designed Sonnax parts target the root cause of valve body complaints and stop critical circuit pressure losses in the most common problem areas of the transmission. They informed me that since it was recently rebuilt with parts that weren't theirs, they would have to rebuild it again, and I definitely couldn't afford that. The 5r55e creates a fake second gear by engaging the overdrive while in first gear. They usually work or not. I just find it hard to believe that it exhibits all the signs of the valve body gasket but am being told it needs a new tranny. So much to look forward to.
Included with every 5R55E transmission is it performance built lock-up torque converter. Does anyone know enough about these transmissions to say if mine might be fixable or if I should just give up on it and replace it? I have hooked up a tuner to the truck to read the tranny codes. What did the shop say was actually bad on the transmission? We do not make money on freight. Thanks again, Rob I feel like such a big boy. If this tranny leaves me a few dollars left over I will definetly become and elite member. What is your take on the fluid deal? I will order the parts monday. I appreciate the help and I will look into the parts on the diary.
Product Details Master rebuild box kit for the 4R44E, 4R55E, 5R55E, and 5R44E automatic transmissions. Fantastic write up, absolutely perfect in every regard. I will let you know how the rebuild is, I went by the shop today and they had the tranny out and in line to rebuild. No special tools are required for installing these parts. Our Central Ohio location gives us the ability to provide one day standard ground parcel service to all of Ohio, most of Indiana and West Virginia, plus parts of Michigan, Pennsylvania, Kentucky and Virginia. A fantastic comparison lies therein.
In addition we packed every 5R55E with a ton of upgrades, from shift kits to the improved valve bodies you will feel the performance. The 5R55E is a 5 speed automatic that adapts to a wide variety of engines including V6, 2. Thanks so much, Rob I'd get the Superior kit and the Ford Mod. Should be fun and challenging. I could be wrong though.
You can reach us by messaging us through eBay with any questions you may have. Anyway I am recommmending you 1 flush the tranny. Contact us immediately if you receive a damaged item, so that we can file a claim with the carrier. Now, 2 years after it was rebuilt, nothing seems to have changed, by that I mean nothing seems to have gotten worse. Any thoughts or suggestions would be appreciated greatly. I'm curious to see which way the lip is facing L end down toward the ground, or up toward the inside of the transmission. I managed to get the Cat off thus far and that may have been unnecessary but I now have clear access to the tranny.
So your overdrive is not functioning causing you to lose 2nd and 5th. This way is actually faster than the tool that is recommended, since you just squeeze it, and it will compress the servo covers as much as needed. Just out of curiosity Glacier, which seals on the solenoids were you talking about? This kit fits Ford, Mercury, and Mazda applications. I know the valve body was not serviced, I remember I asked the mechanic if it should be, and he said it wasn't necessary. If your country is not listed as a ship to location, please contact us for a United States Postal Service Priority Mail shipping price! Our new sale price is so low you would have a tough time finding a used 5R55E for the price we sell ours at. Thanks for all the responses.
Once the item is returned to us, and we will refund your purchase within 1-2 business days. I did not get a chance to photo that as it was all put back together when I got to the shop. Sonnax has come out with some new stuff, not included in the diary and I am hoping to get my hands on it first of the year. Should I pick it up and just dig in and check the valve body for giggles??? I will check for a list of parts to replace in the diary. I was thinking along the same lines. Please Note: This kit includes a 2wd filter if you have a 4wd please see our other listing.
I try hard never to let anyone fail, and no one has yet. I had a local mechanic rebuild it for me, since I didn't have the time or space to do it myself, not that I think I could have done better. Our mission to provide customers a superior buying experience combined with our ability to deliver orders quickly and accurately, at an affordable price, makes Global Transmission Parts a leader in the online automatic transmission parts retail market. They put it all back together but said it still had a bad 2-3 flare. I will drive it a bit and see if it gets better. When the trans was rebuilt was the valve body rebuilt as well and were all the solenoids replaced? I dove in and took the plunge late this afternoon. He told me that the Torque Converter was shot when he opened it up and that the planetary gear was a mess and that was the ultimate cause of the failure I was having.
Slow reverse is usually linked to a pressure issue, weak pump, leaking valve body, bad epc solenoid. My co-moderator has some incredible photo threads on here. Apparently these plugs help in that goal. This 5R55E transmission sale is one that cant be beat. Should I replace all solenoids too? We have hundreds of bearing kits and all kinds of hard parts available.