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    Default my poor truck :-(

    Friday July 6, at 4:30am my tranny let go on my way to work... Needs to be rebuilt or replaced :-( cheapest quote for rebuild was $1800... Cant find a decent 4l60e for my 2wd 4.8 2000 silverado for short money :-(

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    -4" Body Lift-33" Definity Dakota A/T tires-Flowmaster Super 44 Exhaust dumped straight down after muffler-

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    Ouch brother that sucks. I have a feeling my trans is about to give out transfer case is on its way too. Front end needs a overhaul rear end may go out and front diff needs work....might just stick it out till I leave and buy a new truck when I get out of boot camp



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    It's cheaper to rebuild than to buy new...

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    Quote Originally Posted by SurrealOne View Post
    It's cheaper to rebuild than to buy new...
    Ya it's looking that way

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    UPDATE!!!!

    Trucks going up on the lift this week, worked out a deal with a guy to rebuild my tranny even trade for a grand cherokee I had sitting in my warehouse! So hopefully within the next week or 2 my baby will be back on the road! Now future plans within 6 months: 7in suspension lift, 35-38in tires, Flares, roll pan, and possible an SS front bumper. still pricing it all out for best deals, might even paint my girl if its in the budget!!

    So pumped!

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    Quote Originally Posted by chilax View Post
    UPDATE!!!!

    Trucks going up on the lift this week, worked out a deal with a guy to rebuild my tranny even trade for a grand cherokee I had sitting in my warehouse! So hopefully within the next week or 2 my baby will be back on the road! Now future plans within 6 months: 7in suspension lift, 35-38in tires, Flares, roll pan, and possible an SS front bumper. still pricing it all out for best deals, might even paint my girl if its in the budget!!

    So pumped!
    AWESOME! I got mine rebuilt for the cost of my '94 Isuzu Trooper! LOL! Make sure your guy is going to use the upgraded parts in the valve body and definitely the sprag, since that is a weak point!
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