Try not to run or drive the car or further damage could result. I thenk there should be a recall on this because if I had something in tow or the parking brake were to fail it could posibly injure or kill some one if it were to roll away. Reason being is that I believe that my transmission is going to be going out soon. May have to replace converter also if hub is scored. Not all mechanics purchase all the correct tools and borrow frequently. Now im just trying to straighten out the whole thing and get her what she needs to get her truck back on the road because in the mean time shes using mine. Please call for customer service and availability at 1-800-858-7269.
For instance, took 45 mins to get the shift lever assy off because the big rubber insulator between the top of the trans and the floor pan was a pain to get off. Provide the code and we can look it up. Also, if the accumulator housing walls are scored, the housing must be replaced. Built a trans jack frame out of 2x stock and attached it to a floor jack. If you are in need of a Chevy Silverado 1500 transmission, search among the vast inventory available on eBay. When going from park to either reverse or drive it slams into gear. Having a bit of a problem removing the transmission from my 2002 Silverado 1500.
In retrospect, I would not remove the shift lever assy first as the manual says. Although i think i am capable of the job i dont need the headaches resulting from it. Sonnet also sells a torx plus for torque converters. Upon further inspection, the extension housing of the transmission cracked and was leaking transmission oil. However, consumer was told there was nothing they could do.
Although you may have a similar problem as those listed above, the repair may differ based upon a visual inspection of the vehicle. I was not aware of the different 4L60e transmissions prior to installing it, unfortunately. Transmission must be removed and rebuilt. I'm pulling a horse trailer. Rear of transmission needs to be fixed.
Must be removed and rebuilt. Your post reminded me to get a 10mm die to chase the threads on the other studs before the pipe goes back on. The tamper proof are marked the same as Cornwell's but have less chrome. The contact scheduled an appointment with a transmission specialist to repair the vehicle. Nickv, yeah, I took it off and it made the job a lot easier. Please let me know what I can do.
Help:confused: unless you are experienced with this vehicle in transmission removal or have a gm shop manual you should not attempt this. The models and transmission configurations for the Chevy Silverado 1500 have changed over the years, however. Flush the transmission cooler and cooler lines. He drove slowly to the dealer for inspection while the vibration weakened at a reduced speed. I thought the man doing the origional post used the wrong torx. Just remember if you buy junk you own junk.
If out of fluid, avoid running the engine until the transmission is refilled to avoid pump damage. Must be removed and transmission rebuilt. I will not buy another gm car in my lifetime. Thank you for the response. The vehicle was checked by the listed dealer, whom noted that general motors has no correction available for the downshifting and engine racing in overdrive. Note that a leaking front seal usually means the bushing is walking out.
Thankfully it wasn't parked so it would have rolled down the ramp. The transmission does not shift into 1st gear correctly, and has a hard time shifting into high gears, and the rpm stay high running in the truck. I had to have my transmission rebuilt and the transmission shop said that it was a common problem and that gm has come out with a revised part that is hardend. From bells to valve bodies, added solenoids, changes in pump and convertors. By troubleshooting the transmission yourself, you may find that the problem can be fixed by yourself and could save you a lot of money in mechanics fees. We have removed all of the bell housing bolts and the fly wheel bolts. NickV, funny you mention the Gearwrench.