Are all 42RE transmissions the same?

What vehicles have a 42RE transmission?

How Do I Order?

  • 1989-2003 Dodge Dakota.
  • 1998-2000 Dodge Durango.
  • 1989-2001 Dodge Ram pickup 150 / 1500.
  • 1989-2003 Dodge Ram Van B150 / B250.
  • 1993-2004 Jeep Grand Cherokee.
  • 1996-1998 Jeep Grand Cherokee 5.2 V8.

Can you replace a 42RE with a 46RE?

So you will need to use your V6 flexplate no matter what transmission you find. 42RE and 46RE torque converters are not interchangeable.

What jeeps have 42RE?

42RLE: Four-speed automatic transmission was available from 2003 to 2006 Jeep TJ Wrangler with 4.0L engines. 42RE: The 42RE four speed automatic transmission was used in 1993.3 to 1998 Jeep Grand Cherokees with 4.0L engines.

Whats the difference between 42RE and 42RH?

The 42RH was a medium-duty transmission, while the 42RE was a heavy-duty version of the same transmission. … They featured identical gear ratios, but the 42RE used electronic components to shift gears. The 42RH used a mechanical hydraulic system.

How do I identify a Jeep 42RE transmission?

Look for the transmission part/identification number and date code. According to the 42RE service manual on, the codes are located on the driver’s side of the transmission, stamped just above the oil pan gasket surface. The first group is the assembly part number, followed by the manufacturing date.

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What is the difference between 42RE and 42RLE?

42RE – was used in 96-98 Grand Cherokee’s with 4.0 and automatic. 42RLE – is what is used in the wranglers in 03-06. Both are 4 speed overdrive rear wheel drive transmissions. It’s only the ‘R’ designation that denotes the difference.

What does 42RE mean?

What does 42RE mean? The 42RE used an electronic governor to control the transmission’s first through third gear bands, clutches, planetary gear sets and over-running clutch system.

Whats the difference between a 44RE and a 46RE transmission?

Basically the only diff in the two is that 1st and 2nd gear are geared different and the 46RE is a little more “beefed” up for heavier duty use… Personally, unless you plan on doing alot of towing or HD work with the 44RE should be fine. the 46 is simply a beefed up version of the 44.

What did the 42RE transmission come in?

The 42RE transmission was first introduced in Dodge and Jeep vehicles in 1993: Dodge Ram 1500 pickup, Dodge Ram B150 Van, Dodge Dakota, Jeep Grand Cherokee, and the Dodge Durango.

How many quarts does a 42RE transmission hold?

The 42RE – about 4 quarts for filter replacement, about 10 quarts for “overhaul fill.”

How do I know what transmission I have in my Jeep?

Locate the plate.

  1. Lay on the ground on either side of the Jeep.
  2. Slide under the Jeep to the transmission which is bolted to the motor. Look for a metal plate attached to the transmission. The transmission number is located on the plate. It is the only number on the plate. EX. 42RE.
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Is the 32RH a good transmission?

The 32RH has a hydraulic lock-up torque convertor (electric solenoid operated), and performs very well at highway speeds. One of the finest automatic transmissions ever made.