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96 chevy 1500 2WD auto OD...reverse slips

Once you shift to reverse you can feel it hookup but its slow...and then when you give it gas it growls and slips. please let me know if its worth fixing with 225000 miles on it or A complete new one installed. thanx for your time Doug Vorce.

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A new trans from GM will run you about $1800 with a 100,000 mile warranty. Most rebuilds go from $1200 to $1500 with a 12 month 12,000 mile warranty. it should be about 5 hours labor to install it. Only you can decide if it is worth the price. It's cheaper than a new truck. Good Luck

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A trans rebuild will start out at about 1500 bucks and go up from there if there are a lot of damaged gears, shafts etc coould be as high as 2500 depending on whats damaged you could get a used one but unless you can change it yourself it'll probably cost around 1000 bucks as far as if the truck is worth fixing all depends on what else it needs and how much you like the truck

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