The 1983-87 Cressida uses the W-58 manual transmission and the Van uses the G-53 manual transmission. These transmissions are 5 speed manual transmissions. These units are equipped with constant mesh synchronizers for the forward gears and sliding mesh reverse gear. The G-53 transmission is available in 2WD and 4WD versions.
An identification tag is on the side of the transmission case. Included on the tag is the model number and serial number of the unit.