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Experience:  16 yrs. experience with auto, manual, & CVT drivelines
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2002 chevy with 4x4 with the Allison its kicking in an out

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2002 chevy with 4x4 with the Allison its kicking in an out of gear I can let out the gas then it will kick back in an go it started just in 5th gear but now 3 4 5 are doing it
JA: Has the vehicle turned into a gas hog? And how does it start -- same as usual?
Customer: the same it has the 6.6 in it
JA: What is the model of your '02 Chevy?
Customer: yea
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: yea I own a service center iv been working on cars my hole life everone says its the trasfercase they are 1500$
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: the transfercase was out of oil
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Transmissions
Expert:  Jared D replied 6 months ago.

It definitely sounds like the transfer case is slipping out and neutralizing- I've seen this a ton of times on these trucks. Is yours the manual shift t-case or electronic shift?