Revitalize Your Ride: Seamless Conversion for a Wide Range of Vehicles
Welcome to CA Conversions, your ultimate destination for top-tier transmission conversion kits. Whether you drive a Ford, Dodge, GM, Chevy, or another vehicle, we've got you covered. Unlock unparalleled performance and durability by upgrading to the Allison 1000pk transmission. Got questions or special requirements? Reach out now, and let's transform your drive!
|Emergency Vehicle, Motorhome||1000, 2000, 3000, 4000|
|On/Off-Highway||1000, 2000, 3000, 4000, 4900, 4970|
|Articulated + Rigid Rear Dump||1000, 2000, 3000, 3200, 3500, 4000, 4430, 4500, 4600, 4800|
|School Bus||1000, 2000, 3000|
|Shuttle Bus||1000, 2000, 3000|
|Refuse, Concrete Mixer||1000, 2000, 3000, 4000, 4500, 4700|
|Specialty PTO, HET||1000, 2000, 3000, 4000, 4500, 4700, 4900, 4970|
|Specialty/Military||1000, 2000, 3000, 4000, 4430, 4500, 4700, 4800, 4900, 4970|
|Truck RV||1000, 2000, 3000, 3200, 4000|
|Regional Haul||1000, 2000, 3414|
|Oil Field||1000, 2000, 3500, 4430, 4500, 4700, 4750, 4870|
|ARFF||1000, 2000, 4000, 4500, 4700, 4800, 4850, 4970|
|Highway||1000, 2000, 4000, 4500|
|Motorhome||1000, 2000, 4000|
|Mining/Off-Highway||1000, 2000, 4700, 4800|
|Wide Body Dump||1000, 2000, 4430, 4500, 4600, 4800|
Are Automatic transmissions are less fuel-efficient than manual ones?
While this might have been true in the past, advancements in automatic transmission technology and the inclusion of lock-up clutches in modern torque converters have significantly reduced the efficiency gap. In many cases, modern automatics can even outperform manuals in terms of fuel efficiency, especially when drivers don't operate manuals optimally.
Do torque converters make the driving experience numb and disconnected?
The feel of a torque converter might be different than a direct mechanical connection, but it offers a smooth and responsive driving experience. Furthermore, many high-performance vehicles use automatic transmissions with torque converters, proving that spirited driving and torque converters aren't mutually exclusive.
Are automatic transmissions with torque converters are more prone to failures?
The durability of a transmission system depends more on its build quality, maintenance, and usage than the mere presence of a torque converter. Many torque converter systems are designed to handle high-torque situations and have proven their reliability over millions of miles.
Does the fluid in torque converters overheat easily?
While it's true that the fluid can generate heat, especially under strain, modern vehicles are equipped with sophisticated cooling systems to handle this. Regular maintenance and using the correct transmission fluid ensure that overheating isn't a concern.
Do torque converters make vehicles slower?
Torque converters actually multiply torque, providing vehicles with powerful take-offs. This is especially noticeable in heavy vehicles or those under load. Many high-performance vehicles equipped with automatic transmissions can achieve faster 0-60 mph times than their manual counterparts.
Isn't maintenance and repairs for automatic transmissions are more expensive?
While some repairs can be costlier for automatics, the overall maintenance might be comparable or even less than manual systems, especially when considering clutch replacements in manuals. Plus, the convenience and benefits of automatics often outweigh potential repair costs for many users.
Aren't CVTs superior to traditional automatics in every way?
While CVTs offer certain advantages, like smooth operation and potentially better fuel efficiency, they might not provide the same level of durability in high-torque situations. Also, many drivers prefer the traditional feel of gear shifts that torque converters paired with automatic transmissions provide.
Interested in giving your vehicle the reliability and efficiency of an Allison transmission? You're in the right place! At CAConversions, we're dedicated to ensuring that your conversion process is seamless. Fill out this form to receive a personalized quote tailored to your vehicle's specifications. Let's make the shift to excellence together!