There was no core charge on my purchase. But that added power puts even more pressure on the rest of the driveline, and no more so than on the transmission. Does anyone have experience doing this? So while the 4L80E is affordable, there is some expense involved with converting it into an earlier chassis. My truck is a 2000 Silverado 2500 with 6 liter engine and the 4L80E trans. It is an extraordinary kit and it''s very simple for me. Always verify your transmission and clearance. I bought a kit from Autozone and there's a yellow sheet in it that says first tighten to 80 inch pounds and finish with 120 inch pounds.
But I called and Wyatt seemed to be very helpful in helping me figure it out and everything should be good to go. Here are the steps he took to install this pan. Everything works as it should. Installations 1998 Safari Trek Motorhome David installed this transmission pan on his 1998 Safari Trek motorhome with a 454 engine and a 4L80E transmission. Besides when looking at it from the inside, there is a great big weld nut on the inside. He drilled and tapped the pan himself for a temperature sending unit. Very clean, actually kind of cool looking.
All I can say is that I got a call from Tom that works there. It has brought the old boy back to life again. Click on image to view larger. These are nice, custom-fabbed aluminum crossmembers that bolt right in. I had a young man who is pretty much an expert on all of it look at it.
I should have known better. It had 30,000 miles on it when I bought it and it''s probably going to be the last pickup I ever buy. He asked me to look and see if my transmission had a bolt dead center on the bell housing. I gave 3 stars despite it not cooling down fluid as they have great customer service and at least I have 4 quarts more fluid. Verified Buyer: Matthew Emanuel Thank you for making a fantastic transmission! A cable bracket had to be trimmed down and it was a tight fit. Without the torque converter, a stock 4L60e with a shallow pan can hold about 6 quarts of fluid see reference 2. Install o-ring on new filter press into position when the pan is on the filter is held in by the pan you can clean and re-use your tranny gasket should be rubber with imbedded metal frame , ayways when your all together you can put about 5 litres or 5.
We are in the tweaking stage right now, getting everything all tweaked out on it. I didn''t have not one problem with it. The Mega Monster Transmission features: the latest technology in our industry with only the best internal components for increased strength, dependable performance and monster torque capacity. As far as needed any information, Monster Transmission has been very polite in providing me with anything I needed to know about my transmission. I am a Monster Transmission customer for life! Many 1997 and newer vehicles have the frame cross member running under the rear of the stock pan and do not have enough clearance for this pan. I do worry a lot. Oh, my sump does have a drain plug but after reading here, I didn't mess with it.
Polished Die-Cast Aluminum Transmission Pans These transmission pans are designed to be thicker than stock pans and are a great upgrade for street rods and show cars. I changed it out, kept the original gasket but didn't change out the o-ring. Requires no stock dipstick modifications. And with this transmission I bought from you guys, I''m guessing it''s probably going to be in it until I''m gone. If my trans was a total loss I may have gone elsewhere to get up and running sooner.
When being serviced, these vehicles generate used oil, waste fluids, grease, fumes and particulates, all known to the State of California to cause cancer, birth defects, and reproductive harm. I had a few flex plate issues that I called a few months ago on. Even if I had pulled the plug, there would have been that much trans fluid staying in the sump. I did notice it took a little longer to reach the 150 temp but it still got up there. Cable Bracket on Stock Pan Some stock pans have a bracket for the shift cable assembly attached to the flange.
However after installing it I drove to Vegas from Los Angeles and did not notice any drop in trans fluid temp. Most of the concerns about rL80E transmission revolve around the need for electronic control. To reduce your exposure, work in a well-ventilated area and with approved safety equipment, such as dust masks that are specially designed to filter out microscopic particles. It was spongy and when I tightened down the bolts to spec the Derale mating surface deformed because the gasket gave way. Can you tell me what the torque specs are for this specific vehicle? He said it was the easiest transmission he has ever put it.
I like the fact that they test it before they ship it. I am going to try to find out whether Derale can flatten out the mating surface and if they do, I will try again. And I'm currently in the process of installing it. Everything's great, really appreciate it guys. Before I start on this I want to confirm that those values are accurate. Problem is, that sheet seems to be a generic type sheet. Your hub for horsepower Get first access to hit shows like Roadkill and Dirt Every Day Join free for 14 days now Among the other components you will need to swap in a 4L80E is a rear crossmember.