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    Default auto trans problem

    just had a 1995 silverado 2500 ext cab 4x4 shortbed given to me ,needs work .....so here i am guys i need your input and help.
    1.) the trans is a 4l60e ,no reverse,all forward are good.i have a good 700r4 from a 89 silverado 4x4 thats good motor locked.....will that trans work in the 95 and what do i need to do to make it work?

    2.)rear cab corners rusted out bad ,is there a replacement patch or panel for that?

    3.)and what mods would you guys recommend ?

    thank you in advance guys....keith ,the newbie

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    anybody have an idea

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    Your best bet is to get the correct transmission. Using the 700 would cause other problems as the engine and transmission are a package and work together.
    Jim

    2004 SILVERADO 2500HD LS
    Pro Comp Leveling Kit
    285-75-16 Cooper ST All Terrains
    Pro Comp Programmer
    Bilstein Shocks
    Linux Bed Liner
    Tinted Windows



    Other rides:

    1967 Landcruiser <350 Chevy>
    1970 Camaro
    1990 Geo Metro Convertible
    2007 FJ Cruiser

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    isn't the 4l60e just a renamed 700r4 ?......lots of the same parts and all ,so will it work?

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    It's exactly the same trans except it's controlled by the PCM along with the engine. The PCM controls the engine economyAND performance with the help of the transmission. Installing a 700 would be like the doctor cutting off one of your legs. You could still hop from point A to point B couldn't you? <G>
    Jim

    2004 SILVERADO 2500HD LS
    Pro Comp Leveling Kit
    285-75-16 Cooper ST All Terrains
    Pro Comp Programmer
    Bilstein Shocks
    Linux Bed Liner
    Tinted Windows



    Other rides:

    1967 Landcruiser <350 Chevy>
    1970 Camaro
    1990 Geo Metro Convertible
    2007 FJ Cruiser

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    thats funny .....as i only have a right leg ,lost the left one july 07........ ok thanks for the input

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    Quote Originally Posted by interceptor429 View Post
    thats funny .....as i only have a right leg ,lost the left one july 07........ ok thanks for the input
    Sorry to hear that. That was a very poor analogy on my part.
    Jim

    2004 SILVERADO 2500HD LS
    Pro Comp Leveling Kit
    285-75-16 Cooper ST All Terrains
    Pro Comp Programmer
    Bilstein Shocks
    Linux Bed Liner
    Tinted Windows



    Other rides:

    1967 Landcruiser <350 Chevy>
    1970 Camaro
    1990 Geo Metro Convertible
    2007 FJ Cruiser

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    no problem .....i thought it to be quite funny,.....thanks for the help ,i'll just have to find a good 4l60e,....thanks again....and i liked that analogy

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