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definitely annoying
Typical Repair Cost:
No data
Average Mileage:
6,000 miles
Total Complaints:
1 complaints

Most Common Solutions:

  1. reprogrammed the torque converter (1 reports)
1999 Chevrolet Silverado drivetrain problems

drivetrain problem

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1999 Chevrolet Silverado Owner Comments

problem #1

Apr 132000

Silverado 1500 5.3L V8

  • Automatic transmission
  • 6,000 miles


There was a "growling" noise coming from somewhere at 40 -42 mph never heard it above or below those speeds. I don't remember what the dealer said it was but I had heard that they needed to reprogram the torque converter from someone on the internet. When I took the truck in for whatever the dealer said it was I also had them reprogram the torque converter so I wouldn't have to make another trip on a different day if their fix didn't do it. I'm not sure which fixed the noise but I haven't heard it since.

- , Wisconsin Rapids, WI, USA

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