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th350 question

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by the excuse, Jun 2, 2004.

  1. the excuse

    the excuse 1/2 ton status

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    is there suposed to be somesort of protective shield that bolts to the 350 transmition and covers the torq converter and flywheel? mine dosnt have one but i am wondering it is suposed to. my flywheel and torque converter seem very exposed.
     
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    mudhog THEGAME Staff Member Super Moderator

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    yes there is supposed to be a shield bolted there
     
  3. ugly_blazer

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    There is a cover that comes on them from the factory. Many times they never get put back on after a tranny swap. I don't have one on my truck either.
     
  4. the excuse

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    you know where i could get one? the junkyards arround here will charge a fortune for that. theyll probally want me to buy the whole transmition.
     
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    mudhog THEGAME Staff Member Super Moderator

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    you know where i could get one? the junkyards arround here will charge a fortune for that. theyll probally want me to buy the whole transmition.

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    you can get a aftermarket chrome one from most auto parts stores /forums/images/graemlins/thumb.gif
     
  6. bigyellowjimmy

    bigyellowjimmy 1/2 ton status

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    I dont think they are expensive at the dealership either /forums/images/graemlins/dunno.gif
     
  7. chulisohombre

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    lmc truck or any other restoration company will have them.i think they are about 20 bucks.
     

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