Why does my transmision slip when my over drive kicks in?

Zack Gates

Asked by Nov 15, 2014 at 03:26 AM about the 1993 Chevrolet C/K 1500

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

It revs up and doesnt go when it slips.

3 Answers

Tom Demyan

Slipping mean the trans is not engaging. SO you won't move anywhere. Sounds like the Overdrive band is burnt or the torque convertor is faulty. This will require disassembly of the transmission, which always means a rebuild. Is the truck worth it? Maybe find a used trans?

John Carson

Have you checked your fluid levels?


yes, it is good

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