Are transmission coolers Universal?
First, you need to confirm the make, model, and age of your car as not all transmission coolers are universal. While we've outlined a few popular universal models from some of the top brands, many of these brands also create make-specific coolers. via
What kind of transmission is in a 2000 Chevy Silverado 1500?
Transmission model: 4L60-E. High performance transmission. via
What temp is to hot for a transmission?
#1 Cause of Failure
The optimal temperature range for transmission fluid is 175 to 220 degrees. Above that, for every 20 degrees bad things happen, starting with formation of varnish at 240 degrees, followed by seals hardening, plates slipping, seals and clutches burn out, carbon is formed, and, ultimately, failure. via
Is pulling a trailer hard on transmission?
Towing can put a strain on your truck's transmission
During towing stress, the fluids in the engine heat up much like a pressure cooker. If the fluid levels are inadequate, towing will overwork the components and cause serious damage. Uneven weight distribution can also damage your truck. via
How long should I wait to change my transmission fluid?
Automatic: Every 60,000 to 100,000 miles
If you drive manual, most manufacturers will recommend changing your transmission fluid every 30,000 to 60,000 miles. If you have automatic, you can typically boost that range up to 60,000 to 100,000 miles. There's no harm in changing your fluid early. via