Question about 1996 Chevrolet Astro

1 Answer

On 3rd transmission3rd and overdrive keep blowing out

On 3rd junk yard transmission3rd and overdrive keep blowing out

Posted by on

  • davegatti May 11, 2009

    I HAVE PUT A NEW RADIIATOR EACH TRANS HAD ITS OWN TORQUEOWN TORQUE CONVERTER

×

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 500 times.

  • Master
  • 957 Answers

It doesn't make any sence. You are on your third trani and all of them have failed with the same exact symptoms. Is the torque converter the same? And when the first trani was removed did you have metal in it? If so, you may have contaminates inside the trani cooler and it is either clogged and there is little or no flow or is sending the **** that is inside it into your replacement trani. The trani is a 4L60e, right?

Posted on May 11, 2009

  • larry blais
    larry blais May 11, 2009

    Are the trani lines in good shape, free of defects, kinks, or clogs? I don't know if this would pertains to your trani issue but I know if the linkage isn't setup correctly, at the steering column, this could cause issues because the trani isn't truely in the selected gear completely.

×

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
New users get to try the service completely Free afterwhich it costs $6 per call and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Fuse power keeps blowing


I would try changing the whole fuse panel, try a junk yard to save money

Sep 05, 2014 | 1999 Oldsmobile Cutlass

1 Answer

04 Buick Regal Heater blows cold And will not cycle on defrost,floor or vent


if it doesnt switch you may have a vaccum leak, but i work for a junk yard and we seel alot of heater controls for this car you may want to get a new or used one from a junk yard

Mar 26, 2012 | 2004 Buick Regal

1 Answer

My ford F150 won't shift from 2nd to 3rd. Does anyone know what could be the issue?


Usually the transmission needs to be rebuilt in that situation. It's a very common problem if that's the famous automatic overdrive transmsission. AOD I have had three trucks that have done that. It usually starts by shuttering when it shifts and than finally goes out. Sometimes the Lucas transmission treatment gives you a little more time, but it sounds too late for yours. From what I understand (mechanic told me) that when the overdrive goes out, it takes third gear with it. If you drive in hilly areas, that overdrive is shifting in and out all the time as you go up and down hills and wears it out. My Dad had that hapen on his F150 and he replaced his transmission with a junk yard transmission that turned out to have the same problem. I had that transmission replaced with a Jasper rebuilt and it worked great. I think it was $1300 for the rebuilt trans with the old one core trade in. I think when 3rd gear goes out, you can only go about 45mph without over reving the engine. I saw that same problem with a Ford Crown vic with that same transmission and 302 engine that my neighbor had.
Did your third gear just go out all of a sudden or were you getting like a shuttering or kind of a grinding sound when it shifted?

Aug 05, 2011 | 1998 Ford F150 Regular Cab

1 Answer

Are the eo4d transmissions good?


these are great transmission,,
just make sure to save up that 30.00 in case the trans range sensor starts going out,,it'll start hunting between 2nd and 3rd or overdrive and 3rd. thats when ppl think the trannys goin out and dont do anything about it until its too late. have a spare if ya want one. they're 650.00 guaranteed at any salvage yard 90 days. plus core..good luck.

Feb 04, 2011 | 1990 Ford F250

1 Answer

Took 2000 dodge intrepid 3.2 engine to shop. NO heat. they sd it was the ac/heat control panel. they replaced it, when i picked my car up, still no heat. went and got another part from junk yard, now will...


the fact that after you changed the part from the junk yard it blew warm air indicates that the heater core is not the problem
could be the heater control is not fully opening or the junk yard replacement part is faulty

Jun 17, 2017 | 2000 Dodge Intrepid

2 Answers

I have a 2002 ford focus and the car will not move in reverse. It moves forward in drive only, but won't kick into overdrive. Any ideas


sounds like its internal, like the reverse band, that applies the overdrive, or the clutches that apply when in overdrive, either way the reverse band and overdrive clutches work hand in hand, for overdrive and reverse... id say you need a rebuild or a junk yard unit.... :( sorry for the bad news.

Nov 29, 2010 | 2001 Ford Focus

1 Answer

My 97 silverado wont past 2nd gear.is this a


no man sorry but your trans went out it should be a 4l60E trans with overdrive there not too bad if you go to the junk yard

Nov 22, 2009 | Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

This is the 3rd tranny - Exact same thing is happening.


You might try to add a transmission cooler. If its getting hot it will eat the transmission easily. time to swap it out and sell the problem to someone else.

Jun 03, 2009 | 1996 Chevrolet Astro

1 Answer

Lost Over-drive????


time to consider a visit to the junk yard and fit a manual

Feb 16, 2009 | 2001 Daewoo Lanos

2 Answers

1994 chevy c1500 replaced trans line it was very low on fluid and will not shiftintothird


im affraid so last resort put a tick aditif in the trany dont expect miracle thank you pierre

Jun 28, 2008 | Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Cars & Trucks

Not finding what you are looking for?
1996 Chevrolet Astro Logo

Related Topics:

121 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Chevrolet Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

76630 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22219 Answers

Jeff Turcotte
Jeff Turcotte

Level 3 Expert

8514 Answers

Are you a Chevrolet Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...