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Chevy Silverado Transmission

Chevy Silverado transmission services offered by Bill Estes Chevy Indianapolis:

  • Transmission Flush
  • Transmission Restoration
  • Transmission Filter Replacement
  • Transmission Repair
  • Transmission Fluid Change
  • A Full Chevy SilveradoTransmission Service includes a filter replacement, flush, fluid change, gasket, hose and pan inspection and a free multi-point inspection on all other components.

At Bill Estes Chevy Indianapolis, our talented mechanics specialize in Chevy Silverado transmission repair and are OEM certified. Check out our awesome service department reviews online to see why thousands of Chevy Silverado happy owners select us for fast, affordable, and trustworthy auto repair.

Chevy Silverado Transmission Filter

Changing your Chevy Silverado transmission filter isn't as easy as other filters in your vehicle. There are multiple critical parts to your transmission filter including the filter itself, which is ordinarily a metal plate with a fiber material that catches pollutants. Your Chevy Silverado will likewise contain a pickup tube, gasket, and rubber seal which may all need to be replaced along with the filter. Your Chevy Silverado transmission filter will need to be replaced every 30,000 or 50,000 miles. Be sure to check your vehicle's maintenance guide for more facts on mileage and time intervals. You can still give Bill Estes Chevy Indianapolis a call for expert and rapid advice. If you'd like us to handle your transmission service, we regularly promote transmission service coupons ranging from filter discounts to fluid specials on a monthly basis. Click here for more service specials and parts specials.

Chevy Silverado Transmission Flush

A transmission flush is frequently twice the price of a fluid change due to the amount of hard time the service takes and the fact that the flush not only replaces the fluid in the pan but still removes unnecessary fluid from the cooler lines and other parts of your vital transmission. A Chevy Silverado transmission flush still uses about 10 quarts of fluid to utterly clean and flush out the system.

How do you know if you need a Transmission Fluid Change or Transmission Flush?

A transmission flush is only necessary if your system contains excessive dirt or debris. If the fluid is extremely dark or contains other sediments, we would advocate a complete system flush instead of only just exchanging the fluid. If you'd like one of our experienced and adept Chevy Silverado mechanics to cautiously examine your transmission fluid, book your transmission service online or give Bill Estes Chevy Indianapolis a call at 3176435230.

Chevy Silverado Transmission Fluid

A transmission fluid change is frequently half the price of a transmission flush as it requires a lot less fluid and time to properly perform. Chevy Silverado transmission fluid changes are exceptionally important to keep your vehicle's transmission cool and lubricated. If you don't routinely and consistently change your fluids at least each 30,000 miles or so, you may find that your Chevy Silverado transmission will promptly slip. Check your car's owner's manual for more advice on the specific mileage intervals in which your transmission needs the fluid changed. At Bill Estes Chevy Indianapolis, we offer a variety of transmission fluid specials. You can still schedule transmission service online and save even more. if you need help researching fluid levels, pricing, or discovering a admired service center, give us a call at 3176435230 and one of our talented service specialists will gladly help.

Chevy Silverado Transmission Problems

Common warning signs that your transmission is having issues are:

  • Transmission fluid leaks are the most common and urgent sign you need a transmission fluid change or potentially even a complete flush service. It's uncommon, but leaks could again mean there's an issue with your transmission hose.
  • If you notice an odd noise or grinding sound when you shift gears or if you feel your gears catching when you change them then your transmission likely needs more lubricant or something more serious could be at fault.
  • An promptly evident sign would be if your Chevy Silverado transmission warning light is on.
  • One of the most common signs is when your transmission shifts gears but the result of those shifts are delayed.
  • Strange smells are a sign your transmission fluid is burning inside your components.

If you experience or think you may be experiencing any of these issues, give Bill Estes Chevy Indianapolis a call today and we'll walk you through the step by step process of checking your fluid levels or you can bring your Chevy Silverado into our factory-trained proficient mechanics and we can accurately diagnose any issues your car may have for free as part of our multi-point inspection process. Schedule your transmission service online today!

Chevy Silverado Automatic vs Manual Transmission

Automatic and manual transmission will often require a variety of different fluids. Automatic transmission fluids are ordinarily thinner and are often red or green in color. Manual transmission fluid or gear oil is more bulky and thicker due to additives and other essential compounds necessary to lubricate the gearbox and other components. Manual transmissions have a higher friction environment due to the way gears are changed, thus the lubricant is immensely different.

Not only are the fluids different between manual and automatic transmissions but the level of heat the fluids experience is remarkably different. Automatic transmissions generate ample heat and thus the fluid in your transmission must be changed more frequently. If you don't change your Chevy Silverado transmission fluid, your transmission will have dangerous broken metal shavings and other corrosive material spread throughout the essential components of your Chevy Silverado. You should frequently check the fluid levels between your fluid and transmission flush service intervals. In many cases, manual transmissions don't come equipped with a dipstick to check your fluid levels, so it can be very difficult to do. Call or visit Bill Estes Chevy Indianapolis for more details if your transmission doesn't contain a dipstick.

Chevy Silverado Transmission Replacement

Car transmissions are exceptionally complex. Deciding on whether to completely rebuild or replace a bad transmission can be remarkably difficult. Often, the deciding element is determining which components are bad or failing. During a rebuild, Bill Estes Chevy Indianapolis will completely disassemble your Chevy Silverado transmission and cautiously clean and inspect every single part. This requires exceedingly considerable knowledge of not only the components of the transmission, but the cost of repair versus replacement. It likewise requires knowing which components are compatible. Our certified Chevy master mechanics specialize in transmissions and can complete this process meticulously, promptly and effectively.

Chevy Silverado transmission replacement is a much simpler option, however, it can be more pricey in the short term. Price shouldn't be your only concern when looking for a transmission replacement, exceptionally in a Chevy Silverado. Having the newest and most compatible components assembled by a factory trained master technician can save you a considerable amount of money in the long run. The option that's best for you is completely your decision. Call the service experts at Bill Estes Chevy Indianapolis and let us help you. We regularly promote a wide range of transmission replacement specials and transmission service specials to help you save.

Chevy Silverado Transmission Cost

The cost of a new Chevy Silverado transmission could be over $3,500 depending on the vehicle, nevertheless, transmission services such as fluid changes and a transmission fluid flush are highly less costly, in some cases costing less than $150. These services are important to prolonging the life of your Chevy Silverado transmission. At Bill Estes Chevy Indianapolis, we offer a broad variety of transmission repair specials and transmission components discounts. Call 3176435230 or schedule an appointment online to learn more!