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TREMEC TKO, TREMEC Magnum, & SST A41 Conversion Kits for 1955-1962 C1 Corvette

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C1 1955-1962 Corvette

Silver Sport Transmissions has the best-engineered kits to modernize the powertrain of your 1955-1962 Corvette.  Our PerfectFit™ Kits bring the shifter handle to the factory-correct position for the best possible fit and our billet shifter tower provides short, crisp shifts.

Car shows, close friends, and good times are all within easy reach when you choose a Tremec TKO 5-speed, TREMEC Magnum 6-speed, or the SST A41 4-speed 4L60E automatic overdrive from Silver Sport Transmissions!

Use the tabs above to learn more.

 

Tremec TKO PerfectFit™ Kit for Corvette

TREMEC TKO 5-Speed 1955-1962 C1 Corvette

 

The good ol' days never had it this good!

 

Download or print a C1 PerfectFit™ flyer here: C1 PerfectFit™ Kit

Download or print the installation manual here: C1 Installation Manual

 

Testimonial:

Rick & Peg's - 1960 Corvette Installation Photos and Testimonial

 

When you convert to the Tremec TKO 5 Speed, you will experience:

  • 30-50% increase in fuel economy
  • Low RPM cruising for greatly reduced driver fatigue and an improved highway driving experience. Road trips are fun again!
  • Reduced engine wear leading to longer engine life
  • Cooler engine operating temperatures
  • Reduced NVH (noise - vibration - harshness)

 

TKO Gear Ratios

TKO 500 - 3.27, 1.98, 1.34, 1.00, 0.68
TKO 600 - 2.87, 1.89, 1.28, 1.00, 0.64 OR 0.82

 

1955-1962 Corvette TREMEC TKO Conversion Kit

Silver Sport Transmissions Overdrive Kit Overview

  • Tremec TKO 5 Speed Overdrive
    • 500-600 torque capacity wide or close ratio.
    • Compact billet aluminum shifter mechanism provides smooth shifting with short throws. True internal offset with perfect factory shifter positioning.
    • Exclusive SST case customization - CNC machined for a PerfectFit™ without compromise to the transmission
    • Thoroughly tested for leaks and performance.
    • Market Leading Warranty - learn more
    • Optional Carbon Fiber Lined Synchronizer blocker ring upgrade for higher rpm shift capability
  • Crossmember
    • CAD designed - high strength, easy bolt-in, no frame mods required
  • Driveshaft & Slip Yoke
    • Lightweight, steel, custom driveshaft for superior strength. Dynamically balanced for smooth operation and premium solid u-joints come standard.
  • Speedometer Connection
    • Mechanical and electronic compatible
  • Pilot Bearing
    • Super heavy-duty needle roller type with lube seal for long life
  • Isolator Mount
    • Rubber for vibration isolation or optional  heavy-duty poly for track duty
  • 5 Speed Shift Pattern Plate
    • Maintains original appearance
  • Installation Hardware
  • Detailed Installation Instructions
  • Market Leading Warranty - learn more

 

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Optional components offered

  1. Carbon Fiber Lined Synchronizer Blocker Ring and Bronze Shift Fork Pad Upgrade
    • For higher rpm shift capability and increased durability
  2. Heavy Duty Poly Isolator Mount Upgrade
    • For track duty
  3. Hydraulic Clutch Actuator Kit - Modern technology with less pedal effort
    • Master cylinder - high-quality Wilwood
    • Heavy-Duty concentric slave cylinder - 1,000,000 cycle service life
    • Pre-engineered firewall mount for master cylinder - eliminates guess-work for easy installation
    • Remote reservoir with hose
    • Braided steel pressure hose
    • Pedal pushrod and all hardware
    • Detailed installation instructions
  4. Flywheel
    • Billet steel, not cast steel, for improved durability and safety.
  5. Clutch Kit
    • High performance, long life packages with easy pedal effort tailored to your needs
  6. Bellhousing
    • Titanium-Aluminum OEM type or steel scattershields that meet race safety requirements
    • Not compatible with C1 mechanical clutch linkage, hydraulics only
  7. Corvette Shifter
    • Maintains factory appearance, model year specific
  8. Shifter Ball
    • For aftermarket shifters, available in white or black for that classic look. Engraved with 5-speed shift pattern.

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Why buy from Silver Sport Transmissions?

  1. Fast Shipping
    • Popular kits are in stock for short lead times
  2. Complete Kits
    • Why go to multiple sources for parts? Make one phone call and get things going on your project now.
  3. Excellent Customer Service
    • Lifetime tech support
    • Knowledgeable staff
  4. Premium Components
    • Only approved, high-quality parts are sold by SST.
  5. Engineering Know-How
    • Only SST has experienced and licensed engineers on staff. We know what fits, what works and how to install it.

 

Call today and let us assemble a custom kit just for you, or complete a Quick Quote

When you convert to the Tremec TKO 5 Speed, you will experience:

  • 30-50% increase in fuel economy
  • Low RPM cruising for greatly reduced driver fatigue and an improved highway driving experience. Road trips are fun again!
  • Reduced engine wear leading to longer engine life
  • Cooler engine operating temperatures
  • Reduced NVH (noise - vibration - harshness)

 

TKO Gear Ratios

TKO 500 - 3.27, 1.98, 1.34, 1.00, 0.68
TKO 600 - 2.87, 1.89, 1.28, 1.00, 0.64 OR 0.82

 

Silver Sport Transmissions Overdrive Kit Overview

PerfectFit™ Tremec TKO Kit Components for conversion from an automatic

TREMEC TKO PerfectFit Kit 1955-1962 C1 Corvette

  1. Tremec TKO 5 Speed Overdrive
    • 500-600 torque capacity wide or close ratio.
    • Compact billet aluminum shifter mechanism provides smooth shifting with short throws. True internal offset with perfect factory shifter positioning.
    • Exclusive SST case customization - CNC machined for a PerfectFit™ without compromise to the transmission
    • Thoroughly tested for leaks and performance.
    • Market Leading Warranty - learn more
    • Optional Carbon Fiber Lined Synchronizer blocker ring upgrade for higher rpm shift capability
  2. Pilot Bearing
    • Super heavy-duty needle roller type with lube seal for long life
  3. Flywheel
    • Billet steel, not cast steel, for improved durability and safety.
  4. Clutch Kit
    • High performance, long life packages with easy pedal effort tailored to your needs
  5. Bellhousing and Inspection Cover
    • Titanium-Aluminum OEM type or steel scattershields that meet race safety requirements
    • Not compatible with C1 mechanical clutch linkage, hydraulics only
  6. Crossmember
    • CAD designed - high strength, easy bolt-in, no frame mods required
  7. Driveshaft & Slip Yoke
    • Lightweight, steel, custom driveshaft for superior strength. Dynamically balanced for smooth operation and premium solid u-joints come standard.
  8. Speedometer Connection
    • Mechanical and electronic compatible
  9. Isolator Mount
    • Rubber for vibration isolation or optional  heavy-duty poly for track duty
  10. 5 Speed Shift Pattern Plate
    • Maintains original appearance
  11. Replica Shifter Handle and Ball
  12. Installation Hardware
  13. Detailed Installation Instructions
  14. Market Leading Warranty - learn more

 

Request a Quick Quote

 

Optional components offered

  1. Carbon Fiber Lined Synchronizer Blocker Ring and Bronze Shift Fork Pad Upgrade
    • For higher rpm shift capability and increased durability
  2. Heavy Duty Poly Isolator Mount Upgrade
    • For track duty
  3. Hydraulic Clutch Actuator Kit - Modern technology with less pedal effort
    • Master cylinder - high-quality Wilwood
    • Heavy-Duty concentric slave cylinder - 1,000,000 cycle service life
    • Pre-engineered firewall mount for master cylinder - eliminates guess-work for easy installation
    • Remote reservoir with hose
    • Braided steel pressure hose
    • Pedal pushrod and all hardware
    • Detailed installation instructions
  4. Hurst Shifter Handle
    • Chrome plated, perfect size for Corvettes
  5. Shifter Ball
    • For aftermarket shifters, available in white or black for that classic look. Engraved with 5-speed shift pattern. Also available, T-Handle.

Request a Quick Quote

 

Why buy from Silver Sport Transmissions?

  1. Fast Shipping
    • Popular kits are in stock for short lead times
  2. Complete Kits
    • Why go to multiple sources for parts? Make one phone call and get things going on your project now.
  3. Excellent Customer Service
    • Lifetime tech support
    • Knowledgeable staff
  4. Premium Components
    • Only approved, high-quality parts are sold by SST.
  5. Engineering Know-How
    • Only SST has experienced and licensed engineers on staff. We know what fits, what works and how to install it.

 

Call today and let us assemble a custom kit just for you, or complete a Quick Quote

T56 Magnum 6-Speed Builder's Kit for Corvette

Highway Cruising Double Overdrive!

 

Download or print the installation manual here:  Installation Manual

 

When you convert to the Tremec T56 Magnum 6 Speed, you will experience:

  • 30-50% increase in fuel economy
  • Low RPM cruising for greatly reduced driver fatigue and an improved highway driving experience. Road trips are fun again
  • Reduced engine wear leading to longer engine life
  • Cooler engine operating temperatures
  • Reduced NVH (noise - vibration - harshness)

 

Tremec T56 Magnum Gear Ratios

2.66, 1.78, 1.30, 1.00, 0.80, 0.63
2.97, 2.10, 1.46, 1.00, 0.80, 0.63

 

Silver Sport Transmissions Builder's Kit Overview

This is SST's Builders Kit with a PerfectFit™ Transmission and driveshaft included.  It does not include a crossmember or tunnel modification instructions and tunnel components. It's perfect for builders able to fabricate or modify their own crossmember and tunnel hump.

 For completely custom builds, choose the Essentials Kit.  Additional cutting will be required.

Tremec T56 Magnum Builder's Kit Components

  1. Tremec T56 Magnum 6 Speed Double Overdrive
    • PerfectFit™ shifter positioning
    • 700 torque capacity wide or close ratio.
    • Multicone synchronizers standard for low effort, high RPM shifts
    • Market Leading Warranty - learn more
  2. Driveshaft - Custom built, steel driveshaft
  3. Speedometer Connection
    • Mechanical and electronic compatible
  4. Calibrated Speedo Cable or Electronic Speedo Connector - Your choice
  5. Reverse Light Connector
  6. Pilot Bearing
    • Super heavy-duty needle roller type with lube seal for long life
  7. Isolator Mount
    • Rubber for vibration isolation 
  8. Installation Hardware
  9. Detailed Installation Instructions - including free lifetime tech support
  10. Market Leading Warranty - learn more

Optional components offered

  1. Flywheel Billet steel, not cast steel, for improved durability and safety.
  2. Clutch Kit
    • High performance, long life packages with easy pedal effort tailored to your needs
  3. Bellhousing
    • Titanium-Aluminum OEM type or steel scattershields that meet race safety requirements
  4. Shifter Handle
  5. Shifter Ball - For aftermarket shifters, available in white or black for that classic look. Engraved with a 6-speed shift pattern.
  6. Throwout Bearing
  7. Reverse Lockout Module - Prevents your transmission from being able to shift into reverse unless your speed is less than 5 miles an hour. - Learn More
  8. Hydraulic Kit - Learn more

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Why buy from Silver Sport Transmissions?

  1. Fast Shipping
    • Popular kits are in stock for short lead times
  2. Complete Kits
    • Why go to multiple sources for parts? Make one phone call and get things going on your project now.
  3. Excellent Customer Service
    • Lifetime tech support
    • Knowledgeable staff
  4. Premium Components
    • Only approved, high-quality parts are sold by SST.
  5. Engineering Know-How
    • Only SST has experienced and licensed engineers on staff. We know what fits, what works and how to install it.

Call today and let us assemble a custom kit just for you or get a Quick Quote

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A41 4-Speed Automatic Basic Kit for GM

Put it in drive and watch the gas stations go by.
 

The A41 4 Speed Automatic Transmission Basic Builder's Kit

This is the basic builder's kit, cutting and/or fabrication may be required for installation.

View the Installation Manual

A41 Ratio: 3.06, 1.63, 1.00, 0.70

 

Available in three stages:

Stage 1 - 450 Torque
Stage 2 - 550 Torque
Stage 3 - 650 Torque

 

Features:

  • Low RPM Cruising
  • Great Shift Quality
  • Dyno Tested
  • Electronic Controller
  • Lockup Torque Converter with Optional Stall Speeds

 

The A41 is an excellent way to replace your tired 904, 727, 518, Powerglide, TH350 (Turbo 350), TH400 (Turbo 400), 200R4 (200-4R) or 700R4 with modern technology that offers better acceleration and a 30% reduction in cruising rpms.

 

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COMPUSHIFT Sport

COMPUSHIFTThe COMPUSHIFT Sport is the next generation of transmission controllers.

  • All the connectors - The COMPUSHIFT Sport transmission controller looms come with a full set of Plug and Play OEM Connectors for all supported transmissions - making installation effortless.
  • Smart Phone Integration - COMPUSHIFT Sport brings you the first-ever smartphone integrated transmission controller. This makes programming dead easy – allowing programming via Android or iOS smartphones, tablets, PCs and Macs. Connectivity includes both Bluetooth and dual independent CAN bus networks. All software is included.
  • Fully Customize Your Transmission - Get full and precise control of the shifting strategy for your transmission. COMPUSHIFT Sport and Pro are delivered with versatile factory-set programming for a wide variety of transmission and engine combinations. However, you can completely customize settings to your exact specifications.

 

COMPUSHIFT Sport Technical Specifications

COMPUSHIFT

Smart Phone / Tablet / Computer Integration:

  • COMPUSHIFT Sport brings you the first-ever smartphone integrated transmission controller. This makes programming dead easy – allowing programming via Android or iOS smartphones, tablets, PCs and Macs. Connectivity includes both Bluetooth and dual independent CAN bus networks. All software is included.

 

Control:

  • Get full and precise control of the shifting strategy for your transmission. COMPUSHIFT Sport and Pro are delivered with versatile factory-set programming for a wide variety of transmission and engine combinations. However, you can completely customize settings to your exact specifications.
  • Fully adjustable shift speeds, shift feel and torque converter clutch control.
  • Provides adjustable output for speedometer calibration.

 

Compatibility:

  • COMPUSHIFT has the capability of communicating with many different factory and aftermarket engine controllers for quick plug and play setup. No wire splicing required.
  • Uses industry-standard trouble codes

 

Ease of Setup:

  • All The Connectors - The COMPUSHIFT Sport transmission controller looms come with a full set of Plug and Play OEM Connectors for all supported transmissions - making installation effortless.
  • COMPUSHIFT software is upgradeable in the field via Bluetooth. Updates are available via Google Play, Kindle and the Apple App Store.
  • Two full sets of calibration modes that can be selected by button or app.
  • Transfer case switch input for shift / speedometer calibration in low range / 4WD vehicles.

 

Durability:

  • Highly Water and Dust Proof - IP65 Rated

 

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Each Basic Kit comes with the correct components for your application and will include the following parts:

  1. Automatic Transmission - A41 (GM 4L60E / GM 4L65E Aftermarket replacement)
  2. COMPUSHIFT Sport
  3. Dipstick and Tube - OEM Style
  4. Auxiliary Oil Cooler - High performance for Stage 2 and 3 only, Optional purchase for Stage 1 kits
  5. Bellhousing
  6. Lock Up Torque Converter - Electronically controlled, stall options available 
  7. Throttle Position Sensor - Bolt-on unit provides throttle feedback to the computer with just 3 wires
  8. Rubber Cooler Lines
  9. Speedometer Cable - Mechanical Speedo Cable
  10. Hardware - High strength grade 8 fasteners standard
  11. Wiring - Plug & Play wiring harness
  12. Inspection Cover
  13. Slip Yoke
  14. Reverse Light Wiring

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