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Old 07-15-2008, 09:36 AM
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TRAN,S GAUGE

Hi,this is whisky6,i fixed my tranny temp. gauge problem.
called bank,s and they told me wiring was hooked up wrong.
The wire coming from sending unit goe's to (s)terminal on gauge.
Hooked it up right now i get what i did not want see tranny temp.(240)deg.
outside tempature was about (90)degrees 2days ago.
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Old 07-15-2008, 11:37 AM
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This is after driving the truck for a while, right???

Take a look at this post. First one down.
Tank's Teaching
Might help you out.

Don't what you're doing with the truck. Just driving, towing, etc. May need to look into a bigger tranny cooler -OR- an auxiliary cooler.
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Old 07-15-2008, 12:43 PM
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This is after driving the truck for a while, right???

Take a look at this post. First one down.
Tank's Teaching
Might help you out.

Don't what you're doing with the truck. Just driving, towing, etc. May need to look into a bigger tranny cooler -OR- an auxiliary cooler.
Ihopethis gets back to you because the way they have this system set-up
if i understand the quote thing right it's a reply to post,but anyhoo.
i was driving about (40)miles with some idling it got up to (240)degress
and stayed there so it appears the next is a 6.0 cooler as look,s easy to
put in,thank,s whisky6
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Old 07-15-2008, 07:42 PM
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Whisky6,

You may want to check to see if you have a blocked cooler line. I currently have the 'old' style 9-row cooler. I've never gone over 195* even after driving (not Towing) 8-hours and 500 miles.

I towed my 12K 5th wheel approximately 250 miles over a big grade and along the freeway with a head wind. I hit 210 sustained. I did hit 250 once after climbing a 10% grade that is about 1 mile long.

Because to those temps, I am getting ready to put in a 6.0L cooler.
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Old 07-16-2008, 09:04 AM
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tran,s temp,s

Hi,this whisky6,i looked at your suggestion about flushing tran,s
would there ever be a possibility that if i havetran,s flushed that
it would cause a problem that was not there to start with.
The reason i am saying this i called up several shops and said that
if they found stuff in the bottom of the pan they would like to go into
it deeper,i told them i did a service my sisters powerglide and found 1/2
inch of crude in the bottom of the pan put tran,s back together with new
fluid and never had any problem,s,also is there ball park figure on cost to
rebuild one of these tran,s,thank,s whisky6
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