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trans slipping

Discussion in '1973-1991 K5 Blazer | Truck | Suburban' started by chevyboy24598, Sep 5, 2001.

  1. chevyboy24598

    chevyboy24598 1/2 ton status

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    I was out driving my truck today in 4hi and all of a sudden it stoped pulling. Stop looked at the tranny and it had trans fluid dropping out and all over the side. Don't tell me the torque converter has gone! Whats the problem??


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    need more info!! did a cooler line come loose or break
     
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    Well if it leaked enough fluid it won't go. Where is it leaking from EXACTLY. if the converter or it's seal was the leak it would be comming out of the bell housing cover. You may have busted a cooler line and pumped it dry. See if you got fluid on the stick without it running. no fluid on the stick then there is not enough for it to run. Top it off and see if it works and find out where the leak is. You may be looking at $5 repair.

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    I think its coming from the over flow. But its not low on fluid! It actualy looks like its gained fluid.


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    now start the truck and check the fluid IN PARK and what color is it and is there any noise
     
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    Tranny fluid looks and smells ok. There is no noise! I dont no wat it is.


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