FS: 83 Tercel 4WD transmission + Front Differential

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Tman312
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FS: 83 Tercel 4WD transmission + Front Differential

Post by Tman312 » Sun Dec 09, 2018 1:23 pm

Selling off my spare trans as I no longer need it, worked fine just when I did the 4ac swap I used a different trans.

Still attached to front diff

Located in Auburn, WA

$250
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Tman312
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Re: FS: 83 Tercel 4WD transmission + Front Differential

Post by Tman312 » Wed Jan 02, 2019 9:22 pm

Price drop, 200.

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Re: FS: 83 Tercel 4WD transmission + Front Differential

Post by Rellison » Mon Jan 07, 2019 10:23 am

Do you know if this particular trans will work on an 85 4wd sr5 wagon? If so ill most likely take it

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Re: FS: 83 Tercel 4WD transmission + Front Differential

Post by C130 » Mon Jan 07, 2019 2:12 pm

Beat me to it, I also have an 85 4WD SR5. If transaction with Rellison falls through I would be interested. P/N's off the trans would be great as well. PM me because I haven't been getting notifications otherwise. Thanks.

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Re: FS: 83 Tercel 4WD transmission + Front Differential

Post by Petros » Mon Jan 07, 2019 8:30 pm

Rellison wrote:
Mon Jan 07, 2019 10:23 am
Do you know if this particular trans will work on an 85 4wd sr5 wagon?
The gear box in the trans will bolt up no problem, there are slightly different connectors for the back up light, and there is no "EL" indicator on the early models. changing the connector is not a problem.

The diff uses different ratios on '83-84, and 85 and later transaxle assembly. If your front diff assembly is in good condition than you will need to swap that out the whole bellhousing/front diff assy to keep the front/rear diff ratio the same. or you can use the front diff assembly on the early transaxle, and swap out the rear diff assembly with the 3.73:1 rear diff to it will match the new front diff ratio.

I would advise against trying to swap out the ring and pinion, it can be done but is a big complicated job to get the gear lash correct. even experienced mechanics can mess that up. do it as a complete assembly where you do not change the clearance between the ring and pinion gears.
'87 Tercel 4wd SR5 (current engine swap project)
'84 Tercel 4wd (daily driver, with on going mods)
'92 Mazda MPV 4wd (wife's daily driver)
'85 Tercel 4wd DLX auto(daughter's daily driver)
'01 Honda Civic (other daughter's daily driver)

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Re: FS: 83 Tercel 4WD transmission + Front Differential

Post by SinusoidalTendencies » Sun Dec 22, 2019 4:26 pm

was this sold?
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Re: FS: 83 Tercel 4WD transmission + Front Differential

Post by Abletobecain » Fri Jan 03, 2020 10:17 am

Following...if it's not sold and ST doesn't get it...I'd buy it. I'm right across the water from Auburn...could come get it any time.
1977 BMW R100S 1WD ("Brunhilda"/Summer Fun)
2007 Tundra Limited Crewmax 4x4 ("Tetsuo Shima"/Hauler) SOLD :cry:
1983 DLX Tercel Wagon 4WD ("Charlie"/Daily Driver)
1987 SR5 Tercel Wagon 4WD ("Sprocket"/Off-road-Camping)
1985 SR5 Tercel Wagon 4WD ("Lucky"/Project)
1983 SR5 Tercel Wagon 4WD ("Cadaver"/Parts Car)
1987 DLX Tercel Wagon 4WD ("Lil Red") SOLD :)

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