This is a major job if your not a mechanic. From various sources I have found that, to check the fluid level in this case, you need to remove the speedo cable. Automatic to drain and refill using Dexron type 3 fluid. Chevrolet fools you with this one. I own one, and the manual says 6,500lbs.
There are two different types easy way to tell is to count the number of bolts holding the tranny pan on. Ya dealerships are more expensive, but for an investment such as a new vehicle or even an older vehicle its hands down the best to take to the professionals and experts for the vehicles manufacture. Mark the position of the slip yoke in relation to the transmission output shaft, then remove the driveshaft. Roger Posted on Apr 15, 2009 You have a 10 year old car that has been driven an average of 3,600 miles per year. Keep the transmission above the add mark at all times. Find the replacement parts you need for a low price at AutoZone through trustworthy advice provided by our helpful staff. It is a very rare event when a service ot the fluid causes a problem.
Be sure and check the fluid level and add the correct fluid as listed in your owner's manual. When you notice it slips in and out of gears while driving, you need C1500 automatic transmission repair. Best place to look for vehicle fluid specs. Therefor I know I can do it I'm just doing research tryin to find out the pieces I don't already know. Trans-X is as good at stopping leaks as any product and is what I would recommend you use if you see it is a seal leaking. After you add your vehicle, you'll see a link to download the owners manual.
If you are having problems with the transmission in your C1500 Suburban, such as clunky shifting or hesitation, check the fluid level first - it is amazing how many drivers pay thousands of dollars for transmission work when a half quart of transmission fluid would have fixed the problem. You can get it at almost any auto parts store. If that does not stop the leak you will have to live with it or have the seals replace by a professional. In Chevrolet's desire for more performance and better fuel economy, Chevrolet has been developing innovative transmissions on a regular basis. From there, just answer the questions about the vehicle you have.
So long as you're not mating the 3500 to a big block, and both vehicles have the same drive configuration either 4x2 or 4x4 , the swap should be seamless. Any day of the year! Any fluid that says dexron on it. Now pour in an identical amount of new fluid amount is not specified because you cannot get all the fluid out this way - so add only the amount that you are able to remove. If you can't find a transmission dipstick any where in the Nubira engine chamber, then it'll be electronically controlled. Especially when your back up to your answer is that you read the label makes you look ignorant and dumb especially when you don't stop. To save money you should first change the filter.
Thats why cars are always best to take to dealership for service then some regular mechanic shop especially when it's a new vehicle. Posted on May 20, 2010 I searched under 1997 lincoln continental and found this: Fig. If you need more help let me know. The housing isn't even metal, but some kind of plastic. I'm not using a powertrain computer I'm trying to run it off the ecm just like the foctory would have if this truck came with the auto trans. That will depend on which Tranny you have there were 2 see links below. The automatic transmission for Chevy C1500 takes control of shifting the gears so your focus stays on maneuvering your pick-up.
You may want to take it to a shop. If the fluid is any of the other issues listed above, Drain the fluid using a 4 dollar drill pump available at Harbor Freight via the transmission dipstick tube. The truck pulls it without difficulty, but you can feel the pull going uphill. If you have automatic transmission problems in your C1500 Suburban, ie: it hesitates when shifting gears or seems sluggish shifting from one gear to the next 1st to 2nd gear, 2nd to 3rd gear, 3rd to 4th gear, etc. It's easy and usually an easy fix get someone in the truck put it in four wheel drive then hold the brakes while giving it gas power braking the back tires will start to spin while doing this watch the front axle if it spins you have a bad thermo actuator they are around eighty dollars at an parts store very common. Unscrupulous mechanics will often suggest a more expensive repair, such as a rebuild, when adding some transmission fluid will fix your C1500 Suburban. I thank you very much for the reply your one of the few who have even said anything back.
If the transmission fluid level in your C1500 Suburban is low, you need to add transmission fluid through the dipstick tube. The other function of the unit, is to drive the oil pump. It doesn't matterms what brand it is. Ive got everything done but the torque converter lock up. On a overhaul the amount is 7. It will depend on the year and the transmission model. I heard from another guy it's actually 9,000lbs if the car's not fully loaded, and only 6,500 when the car's fully loaded - could be bull.