Have the helper kill the motor when you see the fluid change color. So I bit the bullet and took mine to Chevy and yes I paid for it , I did not get a chance to ask the mechanic what all was invloved, but then again he is working under my truck 6 ft in the air on a lift, as opposed to laying under it jacked up on stands. Take off the return trans cooler line that goes to the radiator. Remember, you are checking the level cold. Also if the trailer is fairly heavy a transmission cooler would be a good idea if you do not already have one.
If you want to tow something like a 3000 lbs camper, light truck tires would be in order. If you want to change engine oil, for instance, by yourself and save a couple of bucks you need to know how much this fluid engine oil is needed for Chevrolet Silverado 2003. And where is the fill? This makes a total capacity of 14 to 15 quarts of fluid for a complete flush. Regular transmission service is necessary to keep your car on the road. Take off the return trans cooler line that goes to the radiator. So I'm pulling a tranny service on my 03 tomorrow.
If you have a helper, start by having her take her shirt off so it won't get dirty. That ability can be traced to its power plant. Putting the work in this luxury workhorse, my test beast was outfitted with a 6. This procedure will replace the 5-8 qts of fluid that are in the torque converter without having to use a power flush machine. The manual trans is less 3,700 to 4,200 for a 4.
Reconnect the line, restart the truck, and top off the fluid to the needed level. If you have the extra cooler it may be a little more. Your tires will also have to match the load. Standard for the 2500 is a solid Vortec 6. The trick is to measure what comes out and fill with that same amount. How do you fully drain it all, from the torque conv too? If the air conditioning system in your vehicle needs refrigerant, be sure the proper refrigerant is used. Are you referring to the trans.
Are you referring to the trans. What type of transmission fluid you need depends on your vehicle. You have a container large enough to hold the fluid in the torque converter. If you want to change engine oil, for instance, by yourself and save a couple of bucks you need to know how much this fluid engine oil is needed for Chevrolet Silverado 2000. If you have a helper, start by having her take her shirt off so it won't get dirty. I don't like the way she shifts and I want to get the most bang out of my day.
Note: not all air conditioning refrigerants are the same. Be careful not to overfill the transmission when you put transmission fluid in it, as it may cause damage. Changing break fluid in Chevrolet Silverado 2000 is also is a simple task. How do you fully drain it all, from the torque conv too? You can safely replace all of the fluid in the trans with the following technique it may require a helper : Pull the pan and clean it. So, pull pan replace filter and gasket, pan back.
Pull the filter, flush, then put in the new filter? When adding, be sure to fill to the appropriate level, as recommended in user manual for your Chevrolet Silverado 2003. If the air conditioning system in your vehicle needs refrigerant, be sure the proper refrigerant is used. Should I: Drop the pan, change the filter and then flush? The easiest type of technical maintenance is changing engine oil, axles oil, manual and automatic transmission oil. So, before I get all romantic, here's my question. Are you referring to the trans. Many people saved thousands of dollars by doing some technical service procedures for their Chevrolet Silverado 2000 by themselves.
You might be able to push your 4x4 Silverado 1500 to tow 6000 pounds, but don't go up any hills, and be ready to buy a new trans. However I have some questions. They are all a little bit different, but the procedure is the same when you want to change the transmission fluid and filter. If you don't know which of the 2-lines to the radiator is the return line, start the engine cold and let it idle for ~10 minutes. According to the owners manual available online at gmownercentral , a 2001 4. When adding transmission fluid to your Silverado 1500, be sure to add it slowly as the transmission fluid capacity is reached quickly and it is difficult to remove excess fluid if you overfill.
Before adding transmission fluid, make sure that your engine was running when you checked the fluid level. The manual says 5 or 6 qts or fluid, but if I only drop whats in the pan, how much exactly will i need? I suggest you have this done by a dealer and have a complete fluid change done. Have the helper kill the motor when you see the fluid change color. So I think that's where the misunderstanding in this thread has come from. If you're not sure, ask your dealer. Note: all capacities are approximate. Changing break fluid in Chevrolet Silverado 2003 is also is a simple task.
So I think that's where the misunderstanding in this thread has come from. Fluid capacity depends on the transmission on your vehicle, it should be stamped on the transmission pan. This should work on any Chevrolet pick up truck made in the 1980s or 1990s. However he is right about less mixing of fluid. This video shows you how to add transmission fluid to your 2000 Chevrolet Silverado 1500. One will be hotter than the other. How do you fully drain it all, from the torque conv too? We have this information and we give it to you for free.