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1064194FT BD HD 48RE Performance Transmission w/ Tap Shifter - Dodge 2003-2004 4WD

SKU: BD1064194FT
Manufacturer: BD Diesel Performance
BD's heavy duty 48RE transmission gets even better with a new tap shifter & gear display to manually control the functions of the performance valve body that's included in the transmission. This transmission fits 2003-2004 Dodge Cummins 5.9L 4WD diesel trucks. A $2000 refundable core charge will apply.

PRODUCT DETAILS (click to expand)

Mftr. Part# 1064194FT
UPC 019025020375
Weight (lbs.): 250.00 lbs.
Dimensions: 27.30" x 23.50" x 44.50"

PRODUCT SPECS (click to expand)

Product Type Transmission
Product Type Tap Shifter
Transmission Type 48RE
2/4WD 4WD
Includes Auxiliary Filter Kit Yes
Includes Billet Input Shaft No



Since this is a remanufactured product, a temporary "core charge" is added up front until we receive your original unit back. Once received and inspected, the charge will be reversed back to you. The core charge will be added to the price below. (Required)

$5,595.00 (CAD)


  • All new bushings
  • New design valve body
  • Stock thrust washers replaced with roller Torrington bearings saves governor solenoids and reduces friction
  • Drilled intermediate shaft for increased lube
  • Modified manual valve for lube in all positions
  • 47RE transmissions upgraded with more rugged 48RE components
  • Clutch Count: OD 6
  • Clutch Count: OD DIRECT 10
  • New input shafts and hub
  • Pan adds 1qt extra oil capacity
  • Up to 80% higher clutch apply pressures over the stock unit
  • Pressure increase starts at much lower engine rpm's and at lighter throttle pedal position movement
  • Light throttle shift firmness is also maintained
  • No shuttle shifting problems
  • Upgraded governor pressure transducer (47RE/48RE)
  • Upgraded governor solenoid - Twice the burst pressure than stock
  • Cooler line case saver in every transmission
  • Added heavy-duty clutches with up to 25% more material than stock
  • Machined forward (rear) beveled pressure plate
  • Machined overdrive brake (front & rear) pressure plate
  • Machined direct clutch (front) piston
  • High temp/energy Raybestos band
  • Billet band strut & anchor
  • Billet dual ring accumulator piston
  • BD auxiliary full flow filter kit for extra protection
  • Clutch Count: FORWARD 5
  • Fully rollerized geartrain
  • Clutch Count: DIRECT 6
  • Increase the durability of your drivetrain
  • Revised oil circuits
  • Handles up to 300% more power and torque than the stock transmission
  • Extra clutches and stronger internals
  • BD rigid aluminum heavy duty transmission pan
  • Pan reduces case flex
  • Pan reduces internal oil leakage
  • Pan heat-dissipating fins keep temperature down
  • Pan magnetic drain plug
  • Not warranted for Race or Sled Pull use
  • Each transmission is dyno tested
  • Tap Shifter for your 03-07 48RE gives gear selection and converter lock-up control
  • Automatic or manual shifting of the transmission
  • Great for Street, Towing and Race applications
  • Provides manual torque converter lock-up clutch control
  • Works with stock shifting and has gear limiting function
  • Sealed plug-in wiring, no cutting or tapping of wires required
  • Includes new model shift lever, BD control module, BD gear selection display and wiring harness



  • 36-Months
  • 150,000 Miles


  • 12-Months
  • 24,000 miles


  • No Race abuse covered. Remote filter required for inspection with cooler flow rate in GPM at Oil/Air transmission cooler outlet.

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