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Gearbox Guide - Page 5

Last Updated on December 31 2015

Gear ratios in Front wheel drive gearboxes.

This is a list of Ford gearbox ratios. I stumbled across it recently, and have preserved it on my website. Therefore I make no claims as the to accuracy of the information below.
Escort RS turbo S1

1st 3.15
2nd 1.91
3rd 1.27
4th 0.95
5th 0.76
final drive 4.27
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Escort RS turbo S2

1st 3.15
2nd 1.91
3rd 1.28
4th 0.95
5th 0.76
Final Drive 3.82
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Escort RS1600i mk3

1st 3.15
2nd 1.91
3rd 1.27
4th 0.95
5th 0.83
Final Drive 3.84
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Escort XR3 5spd
1st 3.15
2nd 1.91
3rd 1.28
4th 0.95
5th 0.76
Final Drive 3.84
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Escort XR3i 5spd
1st 3.15
2nd 1.91
3rd 1.28
4th 0.95
5th 0.76
Final Drive 4.27
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Fiesta 1.0 5spd mk2-
1st 3.58
2nd 2.04
3rd 1.35
4th 0.95
5th 0.76
Final Drive 4.29 (5 Speed)
Final Drive 4.06 (4 Speed)
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Fiesta 1.1 5spd mk2-3
1st 3.58
2nd 2.04
3rd 1.35
4th 0.95
5th 0.76
Final Drive 3.84 (5 Speed)
Final Drive 3.58 (4 Speed)
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Fiesta 1.3 + 1.4 5spd mk2-3
1st 3.58
2nd 2.04
3rd 1.35
4th 0.95
5th 0.76
Final Drive 3.84
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Fiesta 1.6 diesel 84-89
1st 3.15
2nd 1.91
3rd 1.28
4th 0.95
5th 0.76
Final Drive 3.33
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Fiesta XR2 mk2
1st 3.58
2nd 2.04
3rd 1.35
4th 0.95
5th 0.76
Final Drive 3.84
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Fiesta XR2 mk2 (early?)
1st 3.15
2nd 1.91
3rd 1.28
4th 0.95
5th 0.76
Final Drive 3.58
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Fiesta RS Turbo
1st 3.15
2nd 1.91
3rd 1.28
4th 0.95
5th 0.76
Final Drive 3.82
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Fiesta RS1800 mk3
1st 2.86
2nd 1.91
3rd 1.41
4th 1.10
5th 0.87
Final Drive 3.82
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Fiesta 1.8 diesel 89-95 gearset B
1st 3.58
2nd 1.93
3rd 1.28
4th 0.95
5th 0.76
Final Drive 3.82
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Fiesta XR2i CVH mk3
1st 3.15
2nd 1.91
3rd 1.28
4th 0.95
5th 0.76
Final Drive 4.069
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Fiesta 1.0 1.1 HCS 4 Speed 89 -92
1st 3.58
2nd 2.04
3rd 1.32
4th 0.95
Final Drive 4.06
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Fiesta 1.1 HCS 5 Speed 89 -92
1st 3.58
2nd 2.04
3rd 1.32
4th 0.95
5th 0.76
Final Drive 4.06
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Fiesta 1.4 CVH with CAT 5 Speed 89 - 92
1st 3.58
2nd 2.04
3rd 1.32
4th 0.95
5th 0.76
Final Drive 3.84
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Fiesta 1.4 CVH NON CAT 5 Speed 89 - 92
1st 3.15
2nd 1.91
3rd 1.28
4th 0.95
5th 0.76
Final Drive 4.06
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Fiesta 1.6 CVH CARBED NOT EFI NON CAT 5 Speed 89 - 92
1st 3.15
2nd 1.91
3rd 1.28
4th 0.95
5th 0.76
Final Drive 3.82
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Fiesta 1.6 CVH EFI NON CAT XR2I 5 Speed 89 - 92
1st 3.15
2nd 1.91
3rd 1.28
4th 0.95
5th 0.76
Final Drive 4.06