I've met a few self-employed transmission guys while looking around for parts, but the conversations have been brief. Building strengthened transmissions for race applications seems like a good self-paced direction, but it would be ideal to find someone who can be a mentor and see where it goes from there. As to that - Toyota Company does not agree you. I think you are thinking about the governor repair bushing inside the case. Two days later--today--I took some leave at work, crawled under the cab, laid down on a blue tarp, and wrenched away as several rainstorms curtained the open space around it. Click to see our rebuild kits for late model transmission applications: Transtar's Rebuild Kit Levels The chart below shows the items that come in each level of our transmission rebuild kits. Thanks for the bio, BamaToy1997.
I got it to lurch kind of jump backwards with a bad noise once, pulled into a camp spot, but that was it, no more backing up. Be sure you properly identify which W series transmission you have. Not me, all I need to do is open a drawer, a shade tree, yep, I'll admit these bushing pullers can't be rented from auto stores. The aluminum case is 10% lighter, yet 30% more rigid, even with two additional gears and a 22% greater torque capacity the new transmission weighs 95 kg or 10% more than the previous unit. My Toy has 94,000 miles on it and I'm pretty sure the bushing has never been replaced before. Or point out some specific fact I've stated that is incorrect.
Should anyone come across this post via Google, the transmission was practically fused to the engine even with all the bolts and mounts removed. I've seen no variation in parts when it comes to the clutches, planet-pinion, etc. Select this link to see what. Connects to external oil cooler. There's also some buildup on the lower belt assembly, which makes me think either the oil pump or crank seal.
The A43D transmission's behavior acts like a transmission that has no fluid to push for proper shifting behavior, so that compliments the leak discoloration. Customer responsible for return shipping on core items. So now I really need to get this Tacoma running! Unlike the A140E counterpart which is electronically controlled, the A140L uses a plastic governor gear to select which gear to go into. Check this identification plate for engine size and transmission model, critical when ordering a replacement transmission or repair parts The Correct Quality Parts the First Time! You are the one who has made some incorrect statements here about A43D torque converters. .
Toyota now calls this the A40D. By the way there is also a reamer and bushing available to repair a damaged case, If it's leaking most likely the bushing is bad but if you like to live on the wild side leave it alone. Toyota W Series manual transmission replacements are available in 4 and 5 speeds, are available in W50, W52, W55, W56, W58 and W59. Your fuel filter should come with 4 new sealing washers. There's one enclosed checkball that sticks despite seemingly-effective cleaning during the last rebuild, so that will definitely be replaced. So, I finally unhooked my rotary. .
Following that, I'm eager to take the rebuilt one apart and find out what went wrong. Sometimes same basic model transmissions have huge differences. The rebuild has also allowed me to meet some business owners and technicians in the area who have had colorful histories in the local drag racing scene. The repair in my shop was probably 20 Fords to 1 A40 series trans. However, based on the noise and fragments at the pan magnet, some new subassemblies will be unavoidable.
You mentioned the idea of using a roller bearing in back instead of a bronze or babbit bushing. This results in a transmission that can only shift to first and reverse, but not to any further forward gears. After many failed attempts I called the phone company as asked them how the heck they get pay phones to work so well outdoors. We only offer the highest-quality transfer case parts, personally used and tested by our team to assure impeccable performance before the parts even hit the online store. This cryo treatment will add 30% in component strength.
After tossing it up on jacks, I noticed a longstanding oil leak that caked oil over the lower engine and also what appeared to be a transmission leak. Another is that various parts ordered to accommodate the incorrect rebuild kit showed up mangled or incorrect. We offer a full range of kit levels that include all necessary soft parts to complete a transmission rebuild no matter how extensive the job's parts needs are. We offer a no hassle 12 month warranty, performance guaranteed. I had to work above and below the engine to get it out. If you look at the center of the photo, you can just see my thumbnail. That in itself is a good feeling.