Can you swap transmission out of a 2006 3.5 Chevy Uplander with a 2008 3.9 Chevy Uplander

Asked by Molly Feb 01, 2020 at 01:40 PM about the 2008 Chevrolet Uplander

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have a 2008 Chevy Uplander with a 3.9 engine
can I take the transmission out of a 2006 with a
3.5 motor and put it in my 2008?

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T 465E/::2006::3.5. transmission. 2007 3.9 transmission T-465E. GM specs. For both transmissions are the same did it !

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I hope this worked for Molly . I’m about replacing the transmission in my 2006 Chevy uplander 3.9 engine with a 2005 Chevy uplander 3.5 engine . Do you think this will work ?

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the T465e transmimmions are getting scarce, Tne only thing I do know for sure is my 08 uplander will only accept a trani. from an 08-09 uplander or montana

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