Everything You Need To Know About The Ford CD4E Transmission Everything You Need To Know About The Ford CD4E Transmission . Posted by Regis on Thursday, November 8th, 2012 The Ford CD4E automatic transmission was first introduced in 1994 in 4-cylinder equipped Ford Probes.[PDF] FORD CD4E INDEX - Центр Трансмиссий The FORD CD4E is a computer controlled, four speed automatic overdrive transaxle and first appeared in the 1994 Probe with the 2.0 Liter engine. This unit is also found in the Ford Contours and the Mercury Mystique. This manual covers the procedures necessary for diagnosis, teardown, repair and overhaul of the CD4E transaxle.