Need to take some clearance measurements and see if I want to do the low profile or deep pan. You will need a rebuild after 275,000 anyway most likely. Fuel economy for the 4. I'm at 70% oil so in about 4-5k miles will put right at 60k. He used the stock reusable gasket. If your gonna do that then you may as well pull the trans put in a new converter and rebuild the tans. Got any input or information on that???? One of the mechanics was telling me that if we switch it over to Amsoil or anything else for that matter that it will void the warranty.
Click on image to view larger. Link to full article on line:. Notably, warnings can be conveyed via audible alarms or, more subtly, by a vibrating driver's seat. I'm on the change the filter side. Always refer to your owner's manual for factory recommendations. As it happened I had to drive 180kms one way and had the cruise set at 115 kph approx. Bodystyles, Capabilities and Trims Buyers can spec the Silverado with regular cab, double cab or crew cab bodystyles.
Silverado High Country A new trim level aimed at the most upscale pickups the competition has to offer, the range-topping High Country High Country stands out from regular Silverado models with a bespoke chrome grille that features horizontal slats, halogen project headlights and body-colored bumpers. If a lot of junk in the fluid it is possible to have issues afterward. Three bosses are provided that can be machined for use with aftermarket sensors and gages. Internal screen in Allision only needs to be changed at a rebuild. Never touched it after that. Watts1211 answered about a month ago Just put in exactly how much you take out.
Key Competitors Aside from its mechanical twin, the , the Silverado 1500's main competitors are the , the and the. All applications feature adaptive shift controls. I don't like the way she shifts and I want to get the most bang out of my day. Therefore, many feel that more frequent pan drops and filter changes are the better way to go. Please make sure the gasket is clean and free of any holes or nicks to avoid leaks.
The flush machine uses the truck trans pump'to pull in nee fluid while it pushes out the old. This video shows you how to add transmission fluid to your 2014 Chevrolet Silverado 1500. Both rear-wheel-drive and four-wheel-drive configurations are available. Click on image to view larger. Both two- and four-wheel drive are offered. Considering the ambient temp was 3 deg warmer and the fluid was 3 deg cooler the net differential was 6 deg C 10.
Had to be done on the hoist. The 6L50 pan has 17 bolts and is smaller than the 6L80 or 6L90 pans. The Silverado Custom is exclusively available as a double cab. The Custom comes standard with the 4. Is the 5 -6 qts for a full fluid change? I drive in the city a lot and on the hwy a lot. So even at 54k my fluid is crystal clear and pink filter kit cleaned up the fluid big time. Chevrolet is quick to point out that those numbers give its pickup a slight efficiency advantage over the Ford F-150's 3.
I personally do my pan drops and filters at about 40,000 mile intervals. He emailed us pictures and let us know the pan worked great. Chevrolet has been developed sophisticated transmissions through years and it is critical that you add the exact type of transmission fluid stipulated by your owner's manual typically in the back of the manual in a section titled Fluid Capacities. This image shows a 6L80E transmission, stock filter and stock reusable gasket. These include triple-sealed doors, acoustic-laminated glass, lined front wheel wheels and smaller exterior mirrors, while shear-style body mounts help to quell noise and mellow out the ride.
It includes a specially tuned suspension with monotube Rancho shocks, hill descent control, front recovery hooks, a transfer case shield, unique wheels and tires, and an automatic rear locking differential. My return trip the next day on the same route and distance at the same 115 kph set on the cruise control and ambient temp was now 12 deg C. You could ask your service manager at your dealer. He saw a temperature drop of 10F, no towing, no other modifications. The 8L90 has a torque capacity of 738 pound-feet 1000 Nm. Performance Algorithm Braking Performance Algorithm Shifting is available on some applications.
Just curious as what your guys' thoughts are on how often you change the transmission fluid. Occupant Safety All Silverado models are equipped with dual front, front side and full-length side curtain airbags in addition to a tire pressure monitoring system and traction and stability control systems. All Silverados except the base model are equipped with Chevrolet's MyLink infotainment system, which integrates entertainment and navigation functions when equipped , and also offers access to smartphone-based apps like Pandora radio and Stitcher radio. Driver Shift Control Driver Shift Control allows the driver to shift the transmission like a clutchless manual gearbox. So even at 54k my fluid is crystal clear and pink filter kit cleaned up the fluid big time.
Almost immediately after cresting the hill, the temp began to drop, more than 5 degrees in about a minute. Sounds like you're in a similar boat to mine, though mine doesn't have the add-on filter. We took it to our favorite trans shop that we really trust. I have towed, not much though, few heavy loads only. Around 45k the thing started shifting a bit worse in traffic, threw the external kit on and I'm at 54k and it's so much better. I know it also depends how much you tow, etc.