Users' questions

How much does it cost to rebuild a 47RE?

How much does it cost to rebuild a 47RE?

Standard shop rebuild is $3000. Cheap rebuild with just kit, clutches and seals can be had for $1000 from retired shadetree builders. Usual Billet build is 5k.

How many gears does a 47RE transmission have?

The 47RE carries a 450 pound-feet internal torque rating, which approximates to 610 newton-meters. It has three normal gears, one overdrive gear, and reverse. The original design for the 47RE has changed little over the years, albeit with some bells and whistles added.

What is a 47RH transmission?

47RH: A hydraulically controlled four-speed automatic transmission found in ’94 to ’95 Dodge trucks. 47RE: An electronically controlled four-speed automatic transmission found in ’96 to ’02 Dodge trucks, as well as some ’03 models.

Is it possible to rebuild a 47RE transmission?

However, locating the exact match to your vehicle can be difficult and sourcing a properly functioning used 47RE Transmission may take several installation & removal attempts before getting a good one. This can quickly balloon into a lot of wasted time and money. The term rebuilt can have different meanings from shop to shop.

What’s the difference between a 47RE and a 48RE?

Note, I thought I had a 47RE. Apparantly the previous owner installed a 48RE which is slightly different. My front drum has 5 clutches, while the 47RE comes stock with 4 clutches. My rear drum has 4 clutches like a 47RE, however mine have 93 teeth, as opposed to 62 teeth.

When did the TorqueFlite 47RE transmission come out?

The TorqueFlite 47RE transmission was the dominant choice in Dodge Rams from the mid 90’s to early 2000’s. We are pleased to say that the 47re transmission is for sale now at our lowest price ever.

Is the 47RE a good transmission?

The 47RE transmission in these trucks is not a favored transmission among Cummins owners. Some of the most common problems with this transmission involve being stuck in a gear, failure of the torque converter to lock, or hard shifts. The 47RE uses bands to shift gears as opposed to clutch packs.

How long does 47RE last?

In fact, it is exceedingly probable that your factory 47RE or 48RE will not survive much more than the first 100,000 to 150,000 miles of its life, depending on your use and maintenance.

What is the difference between a 47RE and a 47RH?

The 47RE uses a solenoid controlled by the PCM. The electrical connection for the 47RH has three pins used to control OD and TC lockup. The 47RE has a lot more pins because of the governor solenoid. The 47RH is longer because the tail shaft has the governor in it so the drive shafts won’t work.

How much horsepower can a 47RE handle?

A stock 47RE will only safely handle 100psi of fluid pressure, while a Racing Valve body from Power Driven Diesel can handle 225 to 250psi, and thus more than 1,200 horsepower output.

How much does it cost to rebuild a NV5600?

The price for a rebuild will depend on the damage. It’s gonna start around $1500 and go up from there. If it’s running good now, just needing Synchro’s, it’s gonna run around $1500 with a bearing kit, and add around $550-650 for shipping.

What brand transmission does Dodge use?

Since 2007, the Dodge Ram (or Ram truck) has had optional Aisin AW (Aisin-Warner) transmissions.

Is a 48RE a 4 speed?

The 48re is a 4 speed. The only thing you can do would be to put an over/under on it.

Is the 48RE transmission good?

The main weak spots, in general, of the 48RE are: line pressure, torque converter and the input shaft due to it’s locked 3-4 shift. Other than those, they’re a pretty good towing transmission.

Are 47RE and 47RH interchangeable?

The difference between the transmissions is the governor. A 47RH governor will not fit in a 47RE transmission so even if you can swap the VB the transmission won’t shift.

How much power can a stock NV4500 handle?

Registered. The NV4500 will not hold up to steady towing even if you limit it’s input to less than 300HP. If you limit application of power to everything but 4th it should hold up pretty well. Every other gear is on the countershaft, and the countershaft is the weak link of the transmission.

What kind of transmission does a 47RE have?

The 47RE is an entirely electronically controlled transmission contrary to the similar 47RH which uses a hydrualic and mechanical governor pressure control.

Where can I rebuild my Cummins 47rh transmission?

Rebuild your 47RH, 47RE, 48RE, or 68RFE transmission with a quality rebuild kit from BD Power, Goerend Transmission, or ATS Diesel.

What is ATS part number for Dodge 47rh?

ATS Billet Band Strut – 1989-2007 Dodge 618, 47RH, 47RE, and 48RE.ATS part number: 3147522104.. For applications that are pushed to the limits on the track, BD offers their Dodge Track-Master Competition series – built to take the extreme horsepower and torque.