Ford Escort/Lynx 1981-1990 Repair Guide



See Figure 1

The transaxle code is found on the Vehicle Certification Label (VCL), affixed to the left (driver's) side door lock post. The code is located in the lower right-hand corner of the VCL. This code designates the transaxle type installed in the vehicle. A transaxle identification tag may be affixed to the transaxle assembly.

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Fig. Fig. 1: Typical automatic transaxle identification tag that may be attached to the transaxle housing