View Single Post
Old 01-03-2013, 05:24 AM   #6 (permalink)
PistolRogue
Official LL5 Dolphin-Dive
 
PistolRogue's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Jackson, NJ
Send a message via AIM to PistolRogue

Trans cooler lines LOVED to blow up on those things. Sadly, if you ran it until it stopped, there's zero hope of salvaging that trans.

Quote:
Originally Posted by p8ntninja View Post
What is your commute like? Any amount of time of straight metal on metal without proper lubricants can AND will cause damage. I highly recommend getting your transmission flushed (not drained) as soon as you can. It is somewhat costly but it is preventive care.
It's not even a matter of just lubrication... in an auto, the fluid is a coolant and hydraulic fluid as well as a lubricant. If the bands/steels didn't go first (lack of hydraulic pressure to fully actuate the proper bands, allowing them to slip and burn), the torque converter and/or pump wouldn't be very far behind. From what the OP is describing, that sucker is toast. Sorry man.
__________________
Jay AKA Rogue Reservoir Dogs Scenario Paintball Team- Our $#&* is RIGOROUS!
My Gear For SALE!
Check Out My Mod Threads : Pirate DSG - SA17 Mods - Simple/Cheap/Free TPX Mods - The 'Big Damn Hero' DRV
FEEDBACK

Last edited by PistolRogue; 01-03-2013 at 05:29 AM.
PistolRogue is offline   Reply With Quote