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What transmission do I have?

Discussion in '1992-Present Chevy & GMC models' started by clstolten, May 10, 2005.

  1. clstolten

    clstolten 1/2 ton status

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    I have an 03 sierra with a 5 speed manual trans. Standard cab, and bed with a 4.3 v6. I would like to know what transmission I have, and also why the user manual rates the towing capacity at 1000 lbs less than the same truck with an auto? Any ideas? Thanks.

    Craig
     
  2. MRBIGBLOCK

    MRBIGBLOCK 1/2 ton status

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    you have the small getrag

    it is very small and weak that is why the low tow capacity, the are so weak the salvage yards in our area cant keep them and they are HIGH DOLLAR!!!
     
  3. ryan22re

    ryan22re 1/2 ton status

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    the trans you have is a nv3500

    ryan
     

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