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Question Mk1 Capri Automatic Gearbox?

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Can anyone tell me what the automatic gearbox is that was fitted to Mk1 Capri 3000 GT's is?

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Re: Mk1 Capri Automatic Gearbox?

i believe that it is a borg warner 35. A mate of mine has a MK 1 escort with that auto in it, and i think the capris had the same.

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Re: Mk1 Capri Automatic Gearbox?

I believe that the 4cyl Capri's had the Borg Warner 35 & the V6's were fitted with the C3 Transmission (that's C3 not C4).
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Re: Mk1 Capri Automatic Gearbox?

Finally found a shop manual with it in it all were the Borg Warner 35.

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