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1987 Chevrolet Caprice Base 4D Sedan

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April 12, 2012, 5:08 pm

Rochelle W

Question: Transmission

I just bought a transmission from a junk yard because mine wont go into 4thgear, I placed 2 white dots on the new transmission, and made sure I took the old one back, when I got home and looked at the old one there were 2 white dots on it, is there a way another mechanic can tell me if the transmission was replaced?

April 20, 2012, 10:42 pm

Ron W
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There should be rub marks on the bolts. hen things are disassembled and reassembled, there usually is some evidence of it left behind.

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