Close



Results 1 to 6 of 6
  1. #1
    FEP Power Member richpet's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2003
    Location
    Lowell, Oregon
    Posts
    1,245

    Default Bell housing the same for SROD and T5?

    Seems like the bell is the same for both if memory serves. Am I correct or wrong once again?
    83 5.0 GT. Quicker than it looks! 10:1 (or just over) 306, Motorsport a332 cam, 140A alt, t5 conv, 8.8 w/ 3.27's, Edel rpm, alum rad, very worked e7's, Holley SA carb, etc... SOLD IT!!!!

    Now have a 1981 Granada!

    "Never underestimate the power of stupid people in large groups"

  2. #2
    FEP Power Member richpet's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2003
    Location
    Lowell, Oregon
    Posts
    1,245

    Default

    Never mind. Searched and found my answer. So embarrassed.
    Since I am going T5 looks like I will add the SROD bell to my for sale ad.
    83 5.0 GT. Quicker than it looks! 10:1 (or just over) 306, Motorsport a332 cam, 140A alt, t5 conv, 8.8 w/ 3.27's, Edel rpm, alum rad, very worked e7's, Holley SA carb, etc... SOLD IT!!!!

    Now have a 1981 Granada!

    "Never underestimate the power of stupid people in large groups"

  3. #3
    FEP Senior Member qikgts's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Location
    Rockledge, FL
    Posts
    924

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by richpet View Post
    Never mind. Searched and found my answer. So embarrassed.
    Since I am going T5 looks like I will add the SROD bell to my for sale ad.
    The SROD bell is what is needed to install a Tremec 3550 and possibly others. Don't sell it for peanuts!
    '85 GT

    The other one... 2016 F-150 XLT Supercab Ecoboosted with 3.73's...

  4. #4
    FEP Power Member Ourobos's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2008
    Location
    Waikoloa , Hawaii
    Posts
    1,825

    Default

    SROD fits T3550, TKO500, TKO600.. T5 is specific, fox and SN95 are different depths on the T5 bells.
    1986 CHP SSP Coupe

  5. #5
    FEP Member
    Join Date
    Dec 2016
    Location
    Grand Rapids, MI
    Posts
    210

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by qikgts View Post
    The SROD bell is what is needed to install a Tremec 3550 and possibly others. Don't sell it for peanuts!
    Isn't the 2.3 bellhousing different from the SBF though?
    '89 XR-7 5 Speed
    '95 SC 5 Speed
    '91 Crown Vic P72 351W
    '95 Saturn SW2
    '85 Ford LTD Squire

  6. #6
    FEP Supporter 4-barrel Mike's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2010
    Location
    Portland, Oregon
    Posts
    1,391

    Default

    Yes. Adapter to use 5.0 bell on a 2.3: http://www.cididit.com/adaptor_plate.htm

    Mike
    1985 ascMcLaren 5.0 SC Roadster
    My '78 Fairmont build - http://vb.foureyedpride.com/showthre...539-78-Big-Red

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •