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post #5 of (permalink) Old 02-19-2018, 08:41 AM
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Originally Posted by JayTee2014 View Post
Don't know if you looked it up yet. . but the new 8,9, and 10 speed GM transmissions will NOT be easy to changed the fluid on. There is no easy to use fill or drain bolts. And,some of these newer transmissions are developing a "shudder" under low load, steady speeeds. Seems the transmission torque converter clutch or TCC, doesn't like the fluid and needs a triple drain/fill from the dealer. The oil pan has to be removed each time!
No, I have the 6-speed. One of the reasons why I wanted the 6-speed was I didn't want to debug a new transmission for GM without the salary.

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