Your Ford F-100 is one impressive specimen! Though the F-Series stalwart left the production line for good in the early 1980s, the Ford F-100 remains a popular figure in the truck community today. With a rugged body & sheet metal combined with a luxurious interior, the Ford F-100 has a lot to be proud of, and the classic truck’s fan base is not going anywhere any time soon.
Though maintaining the truck’s appearance on the exterior is will help your truck garner plenty of oohs and ahhs from the masses, preserving the systems that people cannot see, is even more important. This especially rings true for the F-100 transmission parts. The Ford F-100 transmission is essentially a liaison between your engine and what’s happening under the hood, and your wheels on the outside of the pickup.
The primary goal of the F100 transmission is to ensure that the correct amount of power reaches the wheels, which will in turn allow you to seamlessly change gears and safely operate your truck at a given speed. A vehicle’s transmission is akin to the chain on a bicycle. If the chain is not attached, the bike will not move. Similarly, if the chain’s gear is off kilter, you will have a difficult time getting the bike to start the way that it should. The same principles ring true for the F-100 transmission.
Because your F-100 transmission is such an all-inclusive system, a number of problems could present themselves over time. One of the most noticeable issues with your Ford F-100 transmission is that your pickup could struggle or outright refuse to shift gears when called-upon. If there is a longer-than-usual delay in shifting gears, you will likely be able to hear ominous, buzzing or humming noises that are not typically present.
The slow shift and ensuing whining noises could be a result of a fluid leak, which could be detrimental to your entire transmission system. The best way to avoid any long-term damage is to swap out any impaired components for new F-100 transmission parts as soon as possible.
Find the Best F-100 Transmission Parts at CJ’s
Are you thinking about restoring your classic truck? If so, don’t forget about the F-100 transmission! While it is difficult to rank the importance of the various systems throughout your pickup, the F100 transmission is at or near the top of the hierarchy. Without a reliable F-100 transmission, your vehicle would simply be a pile of sheet metal that looks nice on the outside, but cannot go anywhere. Luckily for you, CJ’s carries a great assortment of transmission parts of F-100s, which will keep your truck running for many years to come! Be sure to note your pickup’s specific year before you purchase any Ford F-100 transmission parts from CJ’s.
Since the transmission system is so complex, CJ’s carries a diverse-assortment of Ford F-100 transmission parts, which will accommodate a wide-range of customer needs. CJ’s sells everything from transmission gear oil to F-100 transmission parts found within the car’s interior and beyond. If your manual shifter is not getting the job done for you, be sure to check out CJ’s array of replacement shift boots and transfer case shift boots.
These reproduction F100 transmission parts will create a barrier between you and the rough conditions under your classic Ford truck. The F-100 transfer case shift boot will help seal all of the surrounding parts in place, while also blocking excessive heat, noise, and road debris from getting inside the pickup.
Along with replacement boots, CJ’s offers column shift lever arms, shift arm spacers, speedometer cables, and much more. Additionally, if you are looking to do the work yourself, CJ’s sells a number of transmission hardware options, which will allow you to get the job done in a timely manner. Once you have finished shopping around for transmission components, be sure to check out CJ’s collection of F-100 F-100 suspension and lighting parts!