I have a 2002 Chevy Suburban 1500. It drives good with 180,000 miles but it will not go into reverse. What's wrong with it.

Joyce Swink

Asked by Apr 30, 2014 at 03:15 PM about the 2002 Chevrolet Suburban 1500 LT

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I've had this truck for 12 years and luv, luv luv it.  It drives good just won't back up.  What's wrong with it.  I'm a female and about to take it to the repair shop but I need to know what I should let them do or not.

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You need a transmission sweetheart it's time for a cheap replacement or costly rebuild .. your reverse band is broken

Joyce Swink

Thank you. I think I'll go with the replacement. I GOT 2 get my Chevy back on the road full time.


I know the feeling I just repaired mines

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