4-Speed Transmissions include Replica
cast case internal
parts, chrome kicker cover and components, clutch rod, throw-
out bearing, natural finish ratchet top with chrome dust cover,
arm, mount studs, clutch hub nut, seal and key, fully assem-
bled for Big Twins.
• 1970-84 models feature case with mount lugs to accept alu-
minum inner primary covers. Speedometer drive gear sup-
plied is 1:1 ratio. Torrington needle bearings used through-
out. VT No.’s 17-0012, 17-0013 will accept belt or chain final
rear drive which accepts electric start.
Note: The shift pattern will be reversed when installed in mid-
shift models as it has the FL type ratchet top to be used with
1970-84 FL with Rotary Top
1970-84 FX with Rotary Top
*Note: Available with 1979-85 type with Rotary Top.
1970-84 Ratchet Top
17-0005 Left Side View
S&S 5-Speed Transmission
Countershaft Needle Bearing
FX Shifter Linkage Kit
5-Speed Transmission as pictured, direct bolt in replacement
on 1970-84, for the 4-speed unit. Completely assembled using
replica gears, shafts and transmission case. All internal parts
interchange with stock 5-speed components. Available with
late clutch release mechanism. Use 1980-84 FXR 5-speed
transmission sprocket with offset so teeth are closer to trans-
mission case. Inner primary must be clearanced for final fitting.
Available with late clutch release mechanism for 1987-up type
VT No. 17-0015
5 Speed Conversion