Recent Topics
How Do I change my user name?
by Cristobal
05/23/17 01:44 AM
Driving with a CVT
by OneEyeJack
05/23/17 01:11 AM
PP 5w30 vs. Synpow 5w30 vs. Napa syn 5w30
by momo
05/23/17 12:43 AM
1988 Cadillac brougham - 307 c.u. - UOA
by momo
05/23/17 12:29 AM
Motor oil for Turbo going uphill
by Carguy21
05/22/17 10:22 PM
92 Chevy C1500 5.0L 240K
by dogememe
05/22/17 09:43 PM
2010 GMC Terrain- oil and fuel dilution
by The_Eric
05/22/17 09:26 PM
Long time lurker. I've searched but need recommendations
by Painkiller7
05/22/17 08:57 PM
entering canada with driving record
by xshoex
05/22/17 08:40 PM
Refinish my one wheel?
by redhat
05/22/17 08:14 PM
Explosion (Bombing?) in London
by 04SE
05/22/17 07:42 PM
Amish joke
by car51
05/22/17 07:17 PM
New Kia Optima
by Fordai
05/22/17 07:15 PM
Need an (almost) heat resistant gear oil?
by Farmer
05/22/17 06:39 PM
Chevy 4.3 no start condition.
by Hemispheres
05/22/17 05:45 PM
Fram Ultra on diesel tractor?
by OLEJOE
05/22/17 05:33 PM
M1 0w40 FS; '15 Audi Q5 2.0t; 30K miles; 4,800 OCI
by motech
05/22/17 05:18 PM
Peak Full Synthetic ATF Multi-Vehicle
by mctmatt
05/22/17 04:52 PM
Civic Hatch 1.5T FF UAO
by parshisa
05/22/17 04:50 PM
white smoke at startup, briggs 7.25 ex
by edwardh1
05/22/17 03:55 PM
Newest Members
30coupe, Forza, KMP259, svwilbur, motercode
61638 Registered Users
Who's Online
48 registered (87sammy, 555, Backwoods41695, babyivan, 4WD, Bandito440, 4 invisible), 1233 Guests and 8 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Stats
61638 Members
66 Forums
265486 Topics
4386949 Posts

Max Online: 3590 @ 01/24/17 08:07 PM
Donate to BITOG
Topic Options
#2452228 - 12/03/11 07:22 PM Transynd?
Brettm1388 Offline


Registered: 11/13/11
Posts: 38
Loc: Central Texas
Just bought an '02 Chevy Silverado, I was wondering if I could use Transynd in this 4L60E tranny. I had got some for my buddy and he never used it, so 4 gallons just sitting in my garage. I plan on using the flush machine at our shop.
_________________________
1997 Chevrolet K1500 5.7L 4L60E

Top
#2453093 - 12/04/11 05:57 PM Re: Transynd? [Re: Brettm1388]
AzFireGuy79 Offline


Registered: 03/08/08
Posts: 1286
Loc: Arizona
Yes you can use TranSynd in your 4L60E. TranSynd is basically a synthetic DEXRON III(although DEX III is no longer licensed by GM). The early 4L60e transmissions were spec'd for DEXRON III and later went to DEXRON VI when that became GM's latest and only licensed ATF.

TranSynd is a very heavy duty ATF(why its used in allsions), but GM would never endorse its use in something like your transmission for obvious monetary loss.
_________________________
2008 Chevrolet 2500HD 6.6 DMAX, CCSB,Z71
2011 JEEP Grand Cherokee Overland HEMI 5.7

Top
#2453763 - 12/05/11 12:18 PM Re: Transynd? [Re: Brettm1388]
ledslinger Offline


Registered: 06/21/09
Posts: 1106
Loc: Missouri
I think it is one of the best fluids for your transmission. I did a cooler line exchange in my 2003 Silverado at 25K miles, almost 12 quarts. It ia shifting good, maybe a bit better than on the factory fill. The increase in service interval for TES 295 fluids over DEX III is impressive according to Allison charts.

Top