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C3 Transmission Swap - Grabbin' New Gea...
C3 Transmission Swap - Grabbin' New Gears
We Install Keisler Engineering's New T45-RS Into A '69 C3
By Alan L. Colvin, Photography by Alan L. Colvin, Keisler Automotive
November 01, 2009
Note the new rear mount location, a Keisler Engineering exclusive.
Next we install the E-brake cable pulley assembly.
The driveshaft is now installed.
Next we install the Keisler billet U-joint caps to the forged quick release slip yoke. Keisler only uses Neapco HD sealed solid hub U-joints.
Next we install the Keisler billet U-joint caps to the forged quick release slip yoke. Kei
Now the slip yoke is assembled.
A new speedometer cable is provided, including the calibrated driven gear for your tire size and rear differential ratio.
A new speedometer cable is provided, including the calibrated driven gear for your tire si
All of the original mechanical clutch release linkage is reassembled.
The lower left bolt is partially captured in the front casting due to the shape of the T45-RS maincase. The bolt is set to the transmission and tightened as the transmission is joined to the bellhousing. No big deal.
The lower left bolt is partially captured in the front casting due to the shape of the T45
The reverse light switch is built into the transmission and Keisler provides the wiring harness that connects to the factory harness.
The reverse light switch is built into the transmission and Keisler provides the wiring ha
The transmission is now in and the assembly is now complete so it's time to button up the shifter up top.
The transmission is now in and the assembly is now complete so it's time to button up the
The transmission is ready to receive the new shifter.
First, RTV sealant is applied to shifter sealing surface.
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By Alan L. Colvin
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