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really awful
Typical Repair Cost:
Average Mileage:
130,000 miles
Total Complaints:
1 complaints

Most Common Solutions:

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1996 Chevrolet Express transmission problems

transmission problem

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1996 Chevrolet Express Owner Comments

problem #1

Dec 182008

Express 1500 5.0L V8

  • Automatic transmission
  • 130,000 miles


At first i thought tihs was an isolated problem so i had the tranny rebuilt and the tranny kept going, the guy rebuilt it under warranty 5 times, now i have a truck that's sitting there and i can't use, I read everywhere the 4l60e has many problems especially with the sunshell , I changed the VSS sensor, changed the TPS and nothing there are no codes in the computer i check all the wiring and nothing, all the grounds look like they are attached iam at a loss here, if anyone has any ideas please let me know. i love gm but this sounds like its a manufacturing fault so it think gm should pay for it, I hear there was a bulletin that they came out with but they won't help out customers, with a new tranny costing in the range of 2 grand to 4 grand not a lot of people will pay for this. GM should stand by their logo "Mark of Excellence".

- , Richmond HIll, NY, USA

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