How much am I looking to get a 1999 F-150 2-wheel drive transmission rebuilt. Had one quote for $2,600.

Asked by Apr 06, 2015 at 01:00 PM about the Ford F-150

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

The transmission shutters in one gear and only does it when it gets hot...usually from 2nd to 3rd gear. Been doing this for some time. Truck has 116,000 miles...don't know whether it is worth it to have it fixed.

4 Answers

237,845

Get some more quotes from the shops in your area, $2600 is on the high end. Do you plan on keeping the truck a few more years?

18,340

Check the price for a remanufacturered transmission. The price quoted is a little high for that. Remember, a rebuilt basically means repaired up to the point of failure. From the sound of your failure it sounds like you need your transmission repaired, not rebuilt or remaned.

4,335

When was the last time the fluid was changed? The cheapest solution if it is a mild shutter is to replace all the transmission fluid! If you do it yourself it may just be contamination. Plenty of videos on youtube to give you an idea of how to do it!. Find out what type of fluid it uses head on down to Wally Mart buy some and exchange it! My shutter was mild fluid change solved the problem! If u find this suggestion useful pleas click my helpful link

46,415

Have you recently changed the transmission fluid?

Your Answer

Add photo
F-150

Looking for a Used F-150 in your area?

CarGurus has 206,316 nationwide F-150 listings starting at $1,499.

ZIP:

Search Ford F-150 Questions

Ford F-150 Experts

#1 OJ
OJ
Reputation 7,940
#2 dandyoun
dandyoun
Reputation 4,360
#3 tennisshoes
tennisshoes
Reputation 2,790
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Chevrolet Silverado 1500
1,717 Great Deals out of 175,749 listings starting at $1,250
Used GMC Sierra 1500
822 Great Deals out of 68,199 listings starting at $2,484
Used Dodge Ram 1500
455 Great Deals out of 11,152 listings starting at $700
Used Ford F-250 Super Duty
346 Great Deals out of 46,938 listings starting at $1,895
Used Toyota Tundra
443 Great Deals out of 34,312 listings starting at $2,700
Used Toyota Tacoma
541 Great Deals out of 40,814 listings starting at $2,495
Used Ram 1500
923 Great Deals out of 113,959 listings starting at $6,386
Used Ford Mustang
476 Great Deals out of 45,735 listings starting at $1,999
Used Ford F-250
481 listings starting at $3,475
Used Nissan Titan
168 Great Deals out of 19,555 listings starting at $3,000
Used Chevrolet Colorado
217 Great Deals out of 24,313 listings starting at $2,495
Used Ford Explorer
945 Great Deals out of 72,519 listings starting at $1,000
Used Chevrolet Tahoe
550 Great Deals out of 29,234 listings starting at $1,699
Used Ford Ranger
197 Great Deals out of 5,805 listings starting at $1,650
Used Jeep Wrangler
276 Great Deals out of 18,163 listings starting at $2,950

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.