I can manually shift gears but,only part of the time will it do automatically

Asked by Aug 23, 2013 at 03:14 PM about the 2001 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Extended Cab SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

2 Answers

check your automatic transmission fluid for color and smell...it should be cherry red and not smell burnt...the level should be between the hash marks as full while running in Park~ go have some transmission service if the filter and the fluid are old~ AAMCO?

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.
59,115

If what The Judge suggested doesn't work then it's time for a new transmission. Most of the time, unless it's something simple, it's cheaper to replace a transmission then it is to repair one. HTH. -Jim

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Search Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Questions

UK Questions

Are you a UK consumer? CarGurus now has a discussion forum in the UK.

Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Experts

#1 John Carson
John Carson
Reputation 1,760
#2 Silverado_owner_2006
Silverado_owner_2006
Reputation 1,500
#3 tenspeed
tenspeed
Reputation 1,430
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used GMC Sierra 1500
1,003 Great Deals out of 60,427 listings starting at $1,299
Used Ford F-150
3,134 Great Deals out of 208,988 listings starting at $1,200
Used Dodge Ram 1500
517 Great Deals out of 13,131 listings starting at $1,800
Used Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD
393 Great Deals out of 27,339 listings starting at $2,998
Used Toyota Tundra
660 Great Deals out of 28,448 listings starting at $2,798
Used Toyota Tacoma
716 Great Deals out of 32,215 listings starting at $2,750
Used Chevrolet Tahoe
868 Great Deals out of 28,110 listings starting at $1,700
Used Chevrolet Camaro
432 Great Deals out of 40,831 listings starting at $3,500
Used Ford F-250 Super Duty
472 Great Deals out of 43,396 listings starting at $2,750
Used Chevrolet Silverado 1500HD
19 Great Deals out of 316 listings starting at $4,988
Used Chevrolet Silverado 2500
8 Great Deals out of 290 listings starting at $3,995
Used Chevrolet Avalanche
239 Great Deals out of 5,830 listings starting at $2,400

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 For Sale
61 Great Deals out of 89,638 listings starting at $18,710
2016 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 For Sale
284 Great Deals out of 11,301 listings starting at $16,019
2015 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 For Sale
256 Great Deals out of 7,124 listings starting at $15,977
2014 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 For Sale
470 Great Deals out of 10,724 listings starting at $12,500
2013 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 For Sale
284 Great Deals out of 6,205 listings starting at $8,800