This adapter plate assembly is used to adapt a Ford Small Block V8 Engine to the Jeep / Scout T-90 3 speed manual transmission. The adapter plate is 2.685” in length and is manufactured from 356-T6 heat treated aluminum alloy. Included in the adapter plate kit you will receive an adapter plate, new Ford 4.848” bearing retainer, pilot bushing, seal, fastening hardware, and adapter instructions.
When replacing a 4 cylinder engine, a new T-90 input shaft must be purchased, PN716014
& input bearing retainer P/N 716011 a new cluster gear PN716018
) is needed only when replacing a 4 cylinder input shaft that has 16 teeth on the cluster side.
Note: This adapter plate design kit requires a Ford bell housing.
The T-90 3 speed transmission has a case length of 8.00”. T-90 will be stamped on the case. This transmission was used in various models of Jeep from 1946-72 including military vehicles, Universal Jeeps, utility trucks and Scouts (1961-72). It was used in both 4 & 6 cylinder applications.