Ford Mustang Service Manual: Transmission Description (Description and Operation)

Transmission Description (Description and Operation)

The 4R70W has the following features:

  • Wide ratio gears
  • Four speeds
  • Rear wheel drive
  • Automatic
  • Electronic shift
  • Torque converter clutch control
  • Line pressure controls

The transmission uses Ravigneaux-style double-pinion gearset with two bands, one one-way roller clutch, one mechanical diode and four friction clutches to produce four forward gears and Reverse.

4R70W Automatic Transmission

Identification Tags


    Automatic Transaxle/Transmission
    General Specifications a - MERCON V is not interchangeable at this time with the current MERCON fluids. Check the transmission fluid level indicator to determine the correct fluid and refer to the ...

    Identification Tags
    Transmission Description (Description and Operation) The 4R70W has the following features: Wide ratio gears Four speeds Rear wheel drive Automatic Electronic shift Torque conver ...

    Other materials:

    Instrument Panel and Console
    Torque Specifications Instrument Panel The instrument panel consists of the following components: instrument cluster instrument panel finish panels audio unit A/C controls glove compartment door passenger air bag module glove compart ...

    Dual Converter Y-Pipe - 3.8L
    Removal NOTE: The RH and LH catalytic converters are serviceable separately. 1. Raise and support the vehicle. For additional information, refer to Section. 2. CAUTION: When repairing the exhaust system or removing exhaust components, disconnect all heated o ...

    Water Pump - 3.8L
    Engine Cooling (Description and Operation) CAUTION: Vehicle cooling systems are filled with Motorcraft Premium Gold Engine Coolant VC-7-A (in Oregon VC-7-B) or equivalent meeting Ford specification WSS-M97B51-A1 (yellow color). Always fill the cooling system ...