Transmission Problems? Ask a Mechanic for Answers ASAP
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have you done anything to the transmission?
have you checked the transmission fluid?is it full and clean?
is it a 1/2 ton?with the 4l60e transmission?
from the way you explain,it doesnt sound as if it is the transfer case
to me,it sounds as if the low/reverse clutches are slipping/binding
if you havent already,change the transmission filter
a clogged filter could cause this problem
you need to replace the filter asap,,it could burn out those clutches,then it will loose all gears
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the transmission never shifts like into neutral on its own?
can you please send a phone call request?i think i may be of better help on the phone.
does the engine light stay on?if so,can you give me the trouble codes?
can you send a phone call request ,so i can talk to you so i may get a better sense of what is going on?
that is fine
when you say it vibrates from a take off,,does the engine rev and not pull the truck?
does it only do this in first gear?
again,,sense it doesnt give a code and from the way you explain it isnt electrical
and,this doesnt sound like a bad transfer case
it sounds as if the low/reverse clutches are slipping
the reason it does it the colder it is ,is because the fluid is much thicker when cold
i would think it will soon quit pulling at all
there is nothing more[other than replacing the filter] that you can do for it from the outside
and,you have already tried the filter
so,i would think that the transmission will soon need to be rebuilt or replaced,,sorry
i dont see an easy fix here
im am sorry i was so wrong.but i am glad it was an easy fix