Oct 25, 2010 · I can not get it to shift out of 1st gear into 2nd or any other for that matter. I have reverse and 1st gear it does not matter if i try to manually shift. even when i step on the throttle lightly it revs way up and when i get about 5k rpm it seems like its neutral nothing there at all not even a little grab. Mar 09, 2010 · that's right it won't shift out of first at all. not even manually. i don't know how much towing the previous owners did in this vehicle i haven't had it but a couple years. it was given to me by a couple in my church. i know they only did what they needed to do to keep it on the road. certainly not doing the regular maintenance on it. Dec 22, 2016 · 2001 Chevy Silverado 1500 will not shift out of first gear. Started off, you had to rever up rpms let off it woluld shift to second only... I don't think it would shift out of second.... A4 4l60e Trans won't shift out of 1st gear. This is a discussion on A4 4l60e Trans won't shift out of 1st gear within the Automatic Transmission forums, part of the Drivetrain category; I was hearing some grinding at low speeds in 1st gear...thought it was just my brakes rubbing due to the ... LinkBack LinkBack URL. Jul 13, 2014 · The main issue was the 3rd gear shift solenoid went out and then it caused it to overheat which on the 1500's they don't have the trans temp gauge unless you're's is the 1500HD with the gauge. It seams to be a common problem but with a good shop it should last for a long time. Aug 17, 2018 · How to Fix When Automatic Transmission Won’t Shift into 3rd Gear By Tsukasa Azuma Last updated Aug 17, 2018 39 A transmission is a complex piece of machinery the runs of lots of complicated mechanisms. Jun 27, 2009 · 700R4 transmission has 1st and 2nd gear but won't shift into drive or overdrive? you have burnt out the 3rd. gear and overdrive. you will have to have it rebuilt or replaced. the first thing you need to do is figure out why the transmission is not shifting. an "e" transmission is fully computer controlled. the computer relies on a series of sensors to get input which helps it make decisions. if one or more sensors do not provide input for whatever reason, then the computer will usually go into "limp mode". Apr 08, 2010 · So I've found a few posts here, and I have a detailed Idea of whats causing my no overdrive problem. So far, I've determined that its not a major internal hard part failure. In OD, truck shifts smooth through First, second and third, just wont shift to overdrive. Fluid is clean, no metal shavings, no burnt appearance or smell. Jul 13, 2014 · The main issue was the 3rd gear shift solenoid went out and then it caused it to overheat which on the 1500's they don't have the trans temp gauge unless you're's is the 1500HD with the gauge. It seams to be a common problem but with a good shop it should last for a long time. Mar 20, 2010 · After 1st gear, there is no problem with the transmission. It will shift from 2nd to 3rd to 4th perfectly fine. It is only when I stop at a stop sign or red light this will happen. I was then thinking it may be by torque converter, or could it be something as simple as getting my transmission flushed or something? The transmission is a GM 4L60E. Jan 17, 2019 · New to the group. 03 4X4 Silverado 4.8- 4l60e with 116K bone stock. My winter truck Since I drive a C5 corvette 8 months out of the year. Transmission will not shift out of 1st gear unless I lift off the gas pedal. Almost like you would if it was a manual. once 2nd gear is achieved, transmission works completely normal. Automatic Transmission - Answer to Any 4L60E Problem - This thread went sticky on GMT400.com and has served people well so i will post it on here. NOTE:The transmission is on the same fuse as the MAF, O2 sensors and at least one other sensor - if an O2 shorts out, it will blow the fuse and the trans will go into... Feb 20, 2018 · A cheap and easy fix if your 4L60E automatic trans is shifting hard or shifting late. Most common is a hard shift from 1st to 2nd gear. I made another video ... Health card practice test 2019 las vegasDec 23, 2016 · Yesterday we went mudding and the truck was fine & this morning i was on my way somewhere and it was running perfectly fine then i out it in reverse and out of nowhere the truck didn't want to shift out of first gear anymore. there's only a certain speed limit i can go. My car has an automatic transmission. Oct 25, 2010 · I can not get it to shift out of 1st gear into 2nd or any other for that matter. I have reverse and 1st gear it does not matter if i try to manually shift. even when i step on the throttle lightly it revs way up and when i get about 5k rpm it seems like its neutral nothing there at all not even a little grab. When we replaced the solenoids the one on the top left a small plunger came out but when we replaced the others none of them had this so I am wondering if this is the problem why it will not shift into 1st. and also why it will not shift down automatically. Aug 17, 2018 · How to Fix When Automatic Transmission Won’t Shift into 3rd Gear By Tsukasa Azuma Last updated Aug 17, 2018 39 A transmission is a complex piece of machinery the runs of lots of complicated mechanisms. Dec 23, 2016 · Yesterday we went mudding and the truck was fine & this morning i was on my way somewhere and it was running perfectly fine then i out it in reverse and out of nowhere the truck didn't want to shift out of first gear anymore. there's only a certain speed limit i can go. My car has an automatic transmission. The 4L60E is a four-speed, electronically controlled automatic transmission used in light-duty trucks made by General Motors (GM). Though most automatic transmission diagnoses and repairs are beyond the scope of the home mechanic, you can diagnose some common issues without specialized tools or training. Usually, ... Aug 17, 2018 · How to Fix When Automatic Transmission Won’t Shift into 3rd Gear By Tsukasa Azuma Last updated Aug 17, 2018 39 A transmission is a complex piece of machinery the runs of lots of complicated mechanisms. Jan 17, 2019 · New to the group. 03 4X4 Silverado 4.8- 4l60e with 116K bone stock. My winter truck Since I drive a C5 corvette 8 months out of the year. Transmission will not shift out of 1st gear unless I lift off the gas pedal. Almost like you would if it was a manual. once 2nd gear is achieved, transmission works completely normal. the first thing you need to do is figure out why the transmission is not shifting. an "e" transmission is fully computer controlled. the computer relies on a series of sensors to get input which helps it make decisions. if one or more sensors do not provide input for whatever reason, then the computer will usually go into "limp mode". Check your transmission fluid levels first. Many times low fluid levels can adversely affect automatic transmission function and result in all kinds of performance issues, including the inability to shift into second gear. If your levels are good, move to the next step. Mar 09, 2010 · that's right it won't shift out of first at all. not even manually. i don't know how much towing the previous owners did in this vehicle i haven't had it but a couple years. it was given to me by a couple in my church. i know they only did what they needed to do to keep it on the road. certainly not doing the regular maintenance on it. Re: 4l60e shifting problems: jeff: 10-23-10 : Won't shift out of 1st gear,already dropped the trans pan & replaced all the solenoids, real nice inside the pan, went to the fuse box and pulled the trans fuse and have no power going to either side of the fuse, tried to jump power from another power source and the all the park lights lit up, and ... And when going down the road at about 40 and try to shift manually in 3rd still nothing just rev... 4l60e trans shifting problems 3 Answers if i put gear selector in drive from sitting position it will shift through 1st gear into 2nd gear but when time to shift into 3rd gear it feels like i'm in neutral. Jul 13, 2014 · The main issue was the 3rd gear shift solenoid went out and then it caused it to overheat which on the 1500's they don't have the trans temp gauge unless you're's is the 1500HD with the gauge. It seams to be a common problem but with a good shop it should last for a long time. Jan 05, 2009 · I have a 93 chevy C2500 3/4 ton it has the 4L80E in it and I have no knowledge what so ever on electric trans all I see on the tranny is it has the wiring harness coming out of the side and a rubber hose hooked to a plastic grommet on the top of the tranny and the shift lever linkage I am driving and the RPMS are 2500 @ 30 MPH which I don't know if its first or second gear it is stuck in all I ... When we replaced the solenoids the one on the top left a small plunger came out but when we replaced the others none of them had this so I am wondering if this is the problem why it will not shift into 1st. and also why it will not shift down automatically. Jan 05, 2009 · I have a 93 chevy C2500 3/4 ton it has the 4L80E in it and I have no knowledge what so ever on electric trans all I see on the tranny is it has the wiring harness coming out of the side and a rubber hose hooked to a plastic grommet on the top of the tranny and the shift lever linkage I am driving and the RPMS are 2500 @ 30 MPH which I don't know if its first or second gear it is stuck in all I ... I've written a tutorial on how to test the A and B shift solenoids (also known as the 1-2 or 2-3 shift solenoids) that may be of help and you can find it here: Shift Solenoid A And B Tests (GM 4.3L, 5.0L, 5.7L). Let's turn the page and find out more about the specific symptoms a 4L60-E with internal damage... Oct 25, 2010 · I can not get it to shift out of 1st gear into 2nd or any other for that matter. I have reverse and 1st gear it does not matter if i try to manually shift. even when i step on the throttle lightly it revs way up and when i get about 5k rpm it seems like its neutral nothing there at all not even a little grab. An old trick I learned was to get to a huge mall or school parking lot, fire it up, shift into reverse and floor it. Your speedo won't work, but get going as fast as you can for about 10 seconds. Then, very quickly, drop the column shift lever down as far as it goes. This re-synchronizes the transmission internals. Clutches, bands, drums, etc. Apr 27, 2018 · 4L60E Shift Solenoid Symptoms. Here are the main symptoms of a bad 4L60E shift solenoid. Failure to Downshift– The 4L60E will often fail to downshift if one or more of the shift solenoids are stuck open or closed. This is due to the fact that the transmission fluid cannot be rerouted to the part of the transmission that would be making the ... I'm new to this forum and hope that someone can help. 2005 Silverado 1500 5.3L 4x4 4L60E transmission. Trans will not shift out of first gear, brake and ABS dash lights on. Check perameters with scanner, no codes, VSS at 3mph all the time, spedo not working, at 0mph all the time. 4t60e stuck in first gear 20k miles on rebuild, fluid is burnt, wont come out of 1st, has reverse still, what could - Buick 1997 LeSabre question Search Fixya Press enter to search. I've written a tutorial on how to test the A and B shift solenoids (also known as the 1-2 or 2-3 shift solenoids) that may be of help and you can find it here: Shift Solenoid A And B Tests (GM 4.3L, 5.0L, 5.7L). Let's turn the page and find out more about the specific symptoms a 4L60-E with internal damage... Re: 94 K1500 4L60E STUCK IN FIRST 09-29-05 04:18 AM - Post# 784907 In response to Ol'Bob Yea, a bad speed sensor could do it but the only thing that bothers me about it is the fact that his scan tool showed the computer commanding the 1-2 and the 2-3 shift, but the transmission mechanically isn't doing it. Mar 20, 2010 · After 1st gear, there is no problem with the transmission. It will shift from 2nd to 3rd to 4th perfectly fine. It is only when I stop at a stop sign or red light this will happen. I was then thinking it may be by torque converter, or could it be something as simple as getting my transmission flushed or something? The transmission is a GM 4L60E. Sep 26, 2005 · OK, I can put my car in first gear guys, it will stay in 1st FOREVER as long as I stay under like say 5500 rpm( I don't know the exact rpm yet) but as soon as it goes over that rpm it shifts. I don't want it to do that, I want it to hold first and hit my rev limiter if need be, but not shift! Dec 06, 2017 · 4. 1-2 shift is delayed and harsh, may not shift into OD: TPS needs to be checked for smooth and linear electrical response over the entire range of motion. If not, this must be replaced. 5. Trans does not upshift out of first, speedometer reads zero at all times: Could be VSS failure. Rear of transmission needs to be fixed. OK Kayleb. I got the wrong impression. I appologize. I assumed you read the 30 common problems of the 4L60E. Now I realise you were talking about the Tech Guide. The first link Al posted is 30 common problems in that transmission and several steps to fix each problem. Here's the link... Hello, I know this is more of a mechanical question then a tuning question, but maybe some can point me in the right direction. My 99 Z/28 with auto trans wont shift out of 1st gear unless you lift off the gas then reapply throttle, it seems to go through the other gears just fine on its own. And when going down the road at about 40 and try to shift manually in 3rd still nothing just rev... 4l60e trans shifting problems 3 Answers if i put gear selector in drive from sitting position it will shift through 1st gear into 2nd gear but when time to shift into 3rd gear it feels like i'm in neutral. May 03, 2007 · i have a 95 chevy truck k2500 with a 4L60E that i cannot get to shift out of first gear fluid level in tranny is perfect all wiring to tranny is in order no frayed wires and nothing is unplugged, i did notice the speedometer is erratic and im wondering if an erratic speedo reading can cause this driveabiltiy problem also the check engine light is off Weather guard dealersAnd when going down the road at about 40 and try to shift manually in 3rd still nothing just rev... 4l60e trans shifting problems 3 Answers if i put gear selector in drive from sitting position it will shift through 1st gear into 2nd gear but when time to shift into 3rd gear it feels like i'm in neutral. Sep 26, 2005 · OK, I can put my car in first gear guys, it will stay in 1st FOREVER as long as I stay under like say 5500 rpm( I don't know the exact rpm yet) but as soon as it goes over that rpm it shifts. I don't want it to do that, I want it to hold first and hit my rev limiter if need be, but not shift! OK Kayleb. I got the wrong impression. I appologize. I assumed you read the 30 common problems of the 4L60E. Now I realise you were talking about the Tech Guide. The first link Al posted is 30 common problems in that transmission and several steps to fix each problem. Here's the link... Dad's 95 seems to wind out in 1st before shifting to 2nd. Even under a light load and little pedal it wont shift at a low or normal RPM. I dont recall exactly what RPM it shifts at, but it's much higher than one would expect. It's not redlining however. Think it could be a shift solenoid or something else easy to fix, or is the tranny on its ... Stabilized mammoth ivory scales