Transmission issues

Asked by Nov 17, 2016 at 09:06 PM about the 1996 GMC Sierra 1500 K1500 SLE 4WD Extended Cab SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

It either won't shift out of 3rd or when it does get
into 4th rides high rpms and when it does drive
normal at around 1600 rpms it will downshift then
upshift repeatedly it's a 4l60E transmission

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Sounds like a few of the clutch plates in the front clutch assembly are worn down to the metal.

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