Gears slipping, burning or blackened transmission fluid, and leaks are all signs that you need to invest in an S-10 automatic transmission repair. Shifting into reverse is loud. Made for a lackluster ride. Bench seat is worn, but still comfortable enough. Inspect the transmission for visual characteristics.
The vacuum lines to the 4x4 were all rotted, and the vacuum valve switch was changed where it connects to the transfer case. Had to remove a lot of braces to get to it. Please rate the answer you received. They make a special tool to remove the motor from the arm assembly, but with a little determination I was able to remove it with out the tool. Instead it has a vehicle speed Senor or vss for short.
If you have carb engine the problem may be given by incorrect carburetor settings. It was not super hard, but not as easy as other cars because there are so many parts crammed together in this truck, there is not a lot of space, and therefore it is sometimes hard to work on one part without removing other parts. If so then scan engine with a engine scanner so you can see what is going on with the engine-- Emissions control system. S10 transmission removal is manual labor and a two-person job. We sell only high quality used Chevrolet S10 Pickup automatic transmissions, with 1-3 years warranty and free shipping. Since these differences are internal, including gear ratio and bearing specifics, the transmission has be torn down for proper identification.
It was advanced for its day to shift on the fly, but it also has limitations. Many are still on the road. The vacuum system can be tested for leaks by spraying carb cleaner on vacuum lines and using the pressure gauge shown before to read vacuum pressure. Have replaced in the last year; rear leafs and shocks, front wheel bearings, all brakes, tie-rods, starter. Routine clutch servicing is the most frequent scenario for transmission removal. Gears become difficult to engage or pop out of gear unexpectedly. Lubricant leakage and noise are other indicators for overhaul.
Yes Review Date: 5th March, 2011. The nut is attached to the rear of the transfer case. It has a lot of torque for hauling stuff. There is no speedometer cable on a 1991 s10. Unscrupulous mechanics will often suggest a more expensive repair, such as a rebuild, when adding some transmission fluid will fix your S10.
When done, put the steering wheel back on and hook up the horn. Replace the clamps that will secure the speedometer cable onto the transmission and in the engine compartment. S10 manual transmissions are generally robust but with high mileage may require removal for rebuild or replacement. In Chevrolet's quest for more performance and better fuel economy, Chevrolet has been coming out with innovative transmissions on a regular basis. You will need a gauge like this:.
Dash heater only works on half of the windshield wipers, so when it's cold and snowy, only half the windshield gets really clean. You will have to manually shift the transmission into low and then bend the rod up or down a little, depending on how it is bent. Model year 1988 Year of manufacture 1988 First year of ownership 2009 Most recent year of ownership 2011 Engine and transmission 2. Pull the speedometer cable through the firewall to the rear of the speedometer. The car does have enough power; not as much as modern trucks, but it is still a V6, so it has a good balance of economy for its power. Once adjusted, move the transmission shifter up and down to see the needle move. Hi and thanks for contacting YourMechanic.
Engine blew at 200 000. Check also our Chevrolet S10 Pickup manual transmission catalog. Locate and remove the bolt below the dashboard and let down the steering column. Ginko Posted on Jul 18, 2011 Pull the o2 sensor out of the exhaust to check and make sure the cat or muffler is not plugged. For the indicator on the dash, there is a cable that needs to be adjusted in the column, which will make the little red or black needle move back and forth. Loosen fuel filler cap to relieve tank vapor pressure.