1999 Z71 transmission or transfer case problem

Asked by Jan 27, 2016 at 03:43 AM about the 1999 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 3 Dr LS 4WD Extended Cab SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I was driving down the highway at about 55 or 60
mph and I lost all transmission function. This is in
a 1999 Chevrolet Silverado Z71 LS with automatic
4 wheel drive. I can feel the transmission shift
when I put it in gear but it acts like it is in neutral
and I can hear a faint clater noise when I press the
gas pedal. Would this be a transfer case problem
or a problem with the transmission?  Any and all
information or knowledge will be helpful. Thank
you in advance.

1 Answer

57,515

I do believe it is in the trany. There is a pilot shaft that snaps in the trany in those years. Of course it is redesigned now.

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • What transfer case do I have in my 2004 Chevy Silverado 5.3L V8 Z71? 7 answers

    So here it goes, my 04 has this clunking noise when you first accelerate. I took it to a mechanic and they said its the transfer case, I guess the chain wore a hole in the case. What model transfer ...

    2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Z71 Ext Cab Short Bed 4WD

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Transmission or transfer case problem

    When I put my chevy on drive it works as normal for a while, then after a little while I accelerate but the truck won't move forward or backward. I have my truck on 2hi and I just replaced my trans...

    2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LT Crew Cab 4WD

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Transmission or transfer case 3 answers

    I've got a 01 chevy Silverado extended cab z71ive had it for about 8 months as soon as I bought it realized it burned way too much fuel took to shop an was told knock sensor an o2 sensors need rep...

    2001 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Extended Cab SB 4WD

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • How do I know whats wrong with my Transfer case? 2 answers

    The transfer case in my 03 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 went out and I don't know what's wrong with it. It is 4 wheel drive and has a 5.3 engine. Not sure about anything else since I don't know to much ab...

    2003 Chevrolet Silverado 1500

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • transfer case 8 answers

    2013 chevy equinox transfer case problems? ? Does a one tire caused the transfer case to malfunction and explode

    2013 Chevrolet Equinox LTZ AWD

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

Search Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Questions

Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Experts

#1 John Carson
John Carson
Reputation 1,900
#2 Rowefast
Rowefast
Reputation 1,650
#3 Silverado_owner_2006
Silverado_owner_2006
Reputation 1,590
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used GMC Sierra 1500
908 Great Deals out of 64,759 listings starting at $1,500
Used Ford F-150
2,460 Great Deals out of 210,800 listings starting at $895
Used Dodge Ram 1500
438 Great Deals out of 11,518 listings starting at $700
Used Toyota Tundra
543 Great Deals out of 32,355 listings starting at $2,995
Used Toyota Tacoma
540 Great Deals out of 38,026 listings starting at $2,900
Used Chevrolet Tahoe
638 Great Deals out of 27,811 listings starting at $600
Used Chevrolet Camaro
144 Great Deals out of 35,549 listings starting at $1,995
Used Ford F-250 Super Duty
400 Great Deals out of 47,820 listings starting at $400
Used Chevrolet Silverado 2500
8 Great Deals out of 303 listings starting at $3,995
Used Ford Mustang
319 Great Deals out of 45,670 listings starting at $2,000

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 For Sale
44 Great Deals out of 103,310 listings starting at $18,779
2016 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 For Sale
195 Great Deals out of 6,866 listings starting at $16,900
2015 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 For Sale
214 Great Deals out of 7,453 listings starting at $13,475
2014 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 For Sale
362 Great Deals out of 10,964 listings starting at $10,900
2013 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 For Sale
209 Great Deals out of 5,564 listings starting at $7,900