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Hello everybody my name is Jesse

Discussion in 'Member Introductions' started by Jesse2010Z71, Feb 29, 2012.

  1. Jesse2010Z71

    Jesse2010Z71 New Member

    I have a 2010 Chevy Silverado Z71 with only 12999 miles on her and I have had a set of 20's 22's and 24" wheels on her and have had transmision problems for a bit now, so just wanted to ask wverbody out there with big weel and tire set up if the are having any problems with there transmision?
  2. BillM

    BillM Member

    Jesse, Welcome to the club. I really can't answer that question. I have had transmission problems due to too much HP, not from wheel sizes. I am assuming that you are talking about a 4L60E trans? If you change the wheel and tire combined diameter, you change the final drive ratio. Increasing the diameter decreases the final drive ratio, and may make it harder to accelerate the mass of your truck.
  3. donyms

    donyms Active Member ROTM Winner 1000 Posts

    Hi Jesse, well I have had 2 Silverado and had 20s on both and no trany problems. What matters is the outside diameter of your tires. Mine were 30 and now only 31, not allot of difference. Just try to keep it close to the original diameter and you should be okay.




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  4. Jesse2010Z71

    Jesse2010Z71 New Member

    Hey thanks for the info, guess I need to take it in for sum survice and get it fixed. 252341_224923030852135_100000033202488_949509_20588_a.jpg 253133_224922204185551_100000033202488_949499_2253957_a.jpg
  5. Red Z71 Max

    Red Z71 Max New Member ROTM Winner 1000 Posts

    Welcome to the Club Jesse!!!!:great:
  6. sfdefender24

    sfdefender24 New Member ROTM Winner

    Welcome to the club. I havent had a problem yet and im runnin 20s with 35s.
  7. Coach24

    Coach24 New Member 1000 Posts

    WELCOME TO GMTC!! pull up a tailgate and sit a spell.
  8. Jesse2010Z71

    Jesse2010Z71 New Member

    Nice truck, and thanks for the info guess theres just something wrong with my trans and need to get it in the shop.
  9. Mysuburban99

    Mysuburban99 New Member

    Welcome to the club !
    99 suburban
    97 monte
  10. SWAT13

    SWAT13 New Member ROTM Winner

    Welcome!!! I've had big rim and tire combos before, and never had any problems. but, the front of truck was really built tho too......

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