The weight of passengers, cargo and options or accessories may reduce the amount you can tow. Heated leather-appointed bucket seats are available. No dip-stick so filling is more difficult and the fluid is thermostatically controlled. I haven't seen this documented on the new models. For eight years of its sixteen year life, I hauled two trailer loads of hay every summer. This allows drivers to make calls, send and receive messages and listen to music right from the touchscreen or by voice via Siri.
Smaller steps between gears, compared to the Hydra-Matic 6L90 six-speed automatic, keep the engine within the sweet spot of the rpm band, making the most of its horsepower and torque to optimize performance and efficiency. I always recommend a complete fluid change-out. . It's similar to the older models with a couple differences. Got any input or information on that???? The 8-inch system features Apple CarPlay compatibility on most models at the start of the model year.
The Silverado proved to be an excellent choice for driving the family around town comfortably, as well as the work-horse necessary for weekend trailering or work duties. These repairs will be performed free of charge. The recall began on August 4, 2017. I've always heard do it often or never do it at all. I don't like the way she shifts and I want to get the most bang out of my day. The configurable feature lets drivers activate customizable vehicle settings associated with a key fob to encourage safe driving behavior.
Cargo and load capacity limited by weight and distribution. With hill start assist, the brakes hold for about 1. Probably close to max weight for a sixteen foot tandem with brakes. Remove transmission pan and drain transmission fluid. Got any input or information on that???? Just curious as what your guys' thoughts are on how often you change the transmission fluid. Remove transmission pan and drain transmission fluid again.
I always recommend a complete fluid change-out. Never touched it after that. Cargo and load capacity limited by weight and distribution. We took it to our favorite trans shop that we really trust. Some devices require an adaptor or back cover. Apps include Pandora, iHeartRadio, The Weather Channel and more.
The transmission and module are assembled together, so no additional steps are necessary during vehicle assembly. We took it to our favorite trans shop that we really trust. The Hydra-Matic 8L90 production code M5U is a fuel-saving and electronically controlled eight-speed automatic transmission developed and produced by General Motors for use in rear- and rear-biased all-wheel-drive vehicles with a longitudinal powertrain orientation. The exterior design features hard lines along the front, especially the rather muscular hood reminiscent of a Camaro. I have a ton of Allison trans in my fleet, for warranty purposes we are required to run a spec synthetic oil or else we loose warranty. If it wasn't for what I had to add when I replaced a cooler line, I would have never had to add a drop. They also accumulated more than 7 million real-world miles development, bringing total test miles to more than 13 million.
Electronic safeguards prevent over-revving if the wrong gear position is selected. Several features such as grade braking, Performance Algorithm Shifting, and Driver Shift Control are available on some of the applications. Due to a fuel-economy-focused powertrain calibration, the Silverado 1500 felt slow around town. One of the mechanics was telling me that if we switch it over to Amsoil or anything else for that matter that it will void the warranty. A lineup of more robust axles is used with two-stage, semi-elliptical multi-leaf springs, complementing the higher-torque powertrains to deliver maximum strength under load. Click here to see all Chevrolet vehicles'. A full list of supported apps is available at g.
Just wondering about overall longevity. Cycle through all forward gears and reverse. Driver Shift Control allows the driver to shift the transmission like a clutchless manual gearbox. Modular Design The modular concept of the Hydra-Matic 6L80 centers on the desire for common components and manufacturing tooling for four different size variants of the six-speed family. Advanced Control System Advances in transmission control modules allow them to exist reliably inside the transmission, where temperatures remain fairly constant compared to a body-mounted module. Drop pan and add a few quarts. The recall began on October 13, 2016.