User Login    
 + Register
  • Main navigation
Login
Username:

Password:


Lost Password?

Register now!
Fast Search
Slow Search
Google Ad


[Datsun 1200 encyclopedia]

Transmission Identification

From Datsun 1200 Club

Datsun 1200 encyclopedia | Recent changes | Edit this page | Page history | Switch to MediaWiki mode

Printable version | Disclaimers | Privacy policy
Category: Transmission

All Datsun 1200s were fitted with a 3-speed, 4-speed or 5-speed 56-Series_Transmission. Other transmissions that will fit the Datsun 1200's engine include the 60-Series Transmission and the 63-Series 5-speed transmission.


By Model:

  • B10 (Datsun 1000): 56-series
  • B110 (Datsun 1200): 56-series
  • B210 A12 engine: 56-series
  • B210 A14 engine 4-speed: 60-series
  • B210 A14 engine 5-speed: 63-series
  • B310 Datsun Sunny (210)
    • A12 engine: 56-series
    • A14/A15 engine: 60-series


Rear-wheel drive A-series engine bellhousing pattern:

  • 13659.jpg


The 56-series transmissions are identified by their small size and extensive ribbing. The 60-series transmissions are a little bit bigger but have a smooth case. Finally, the 63-series transmissions are much bigger units.


56 "ribbed case" vs. 60 "smooth case"

  • 1674.jpg 945.jpg


Smooth case: 63 'big boy' vs. 60

  • 13615.jpg


Toyota vs 63 "big boy" vs. 60 "smooth case"

  • 5383.jpg


Toyota "cast iron case" vs 56 "ribbed case"

  • 6902.jpg


1287.jpg 1288.jpg


1667.jpg 1668.jpg


Casting Marks:

  • 60-series
    1883.jpg 6942.jpg
  • 63-series
    13612.jpg


After determining the series, see the following pages to identify 4-speeds from 5-speeds:


Gearsets:

  • 56 11777.jpg
  • 1289.jpg

Retrieved from "http://datsun1200.com/modules/mediawiki/index.php?title=Transmission_Identification"

This page has been accessed 5,803 times. This page was last modified 04:27, 16 December 2008. Content is available under Datsun 1200 Club.