jQuery not supported.



Trans

Tow/Haul switch not workin

Trans

Postby ussedson946 [OP] » Dec 03 2019, 6:02pm

Last week I filled my truck with loam and pressed the Tow Haul switch on gear shift. Nothing posted on dash indicating it was engaged and it was obvious the transmission did not change, there was approx. 900lbs of loam in truck bed...any ideas.
Original Poster
ussedson946
Firing on 1 cylinder [L1]
Firing on 1 cylinder [L1]
Posts: 10
Topics: 5
Images: 2
Joined: May 14 2019, 1:18am
Location: 55309
Year: 2002
Make/Model: Chevrolet Silverado
Extra Info: V6
Group Membership:
Registered users

Re: Trans

Postby 19trax9519trax95 is online! » Dec 03 2019, 6:12pm

What year truck? The gmt800 trucks were common for the wire for the switch to break in the steering column
Image
User avatar
19trax9519trax95 is online!
Staff Member
Staff Member
Shifting into Sixth Gear! [L3]
Shifting into Sixth Gear! [L3]
Posts: 14022
Topics: 116
Images: 3
Joined: Apr 17 2012, 1:42am
Years of membership: 7 years of membership7 years of membership7 years of membership7 years of membership7 years of membership7 years of membership7 years of membership
Location: Eastern PA
Year: 2017
Make/Model: Chevrolet Silverado
Variant: All Star Edition
Extra Info: 1500 5.3L Z71
Group Membership:
Automotive Technicians
How-to Authors
TOTM Winner
Member Extraordinaire
Global moderators
Registered users

Re: Trans

Postby GBSierraSLE » Dec 03 2019, 9:18pm

^^^^ this.

Two very fine gauge orange wires under the steering column.
'13 SLE 4x4 5.3 6L80 3.42 G80 Z60. Bought new
2" level, Michelin 275/60/20 Defender LTX
DiabLew, Webasto Moonroof, Borla Touring 32 Dump
Bedrug, Helwig, Rosen, OEM Denali grille, Extang, Raptor
Boss Sport Duty, SL1 LED's, Lots of other small mods
18,850 mi
User avatar
GBSierraSLE
Staff Member
Staff Member
Shifting into Sixth Gear! [L3]
Shifting into Sixth Gear! [L3]
Posts: 2769
Topics: 11
Images: 2
Joined: Aug 16 2015, 8:58pm
Years of membership: 4 years of membership4 years of membership4 years of membership4 years of membership
Location: Michigan
Year: 2013
Make/Model: GMC Sierra
Extra Info: SLE 1500 ECRB 4x4
Group Membership:
Supporters
Global moderators
Registered users

Re: Trans

Postby ussedson946 [OP] » Dec 03 2019, 9:56pm

2002 2WD 6cyc stepside silverado
Original Poster
ussedson946
Firing on 1 cylinder [L1]
Firing on 1 cylinder [L1]
Posts: 10
Topics: 5
Images: 2
Joined: May 14 2019, 1:18am
Location: 55309
Year: 2002
Make/Model: Chevrolet Silverado
Extra Info: V6
Group Membership:
Registered users

Return to Transmission/Drivetrain

 

  • Similar topics
    Replies
    Views
    Last post

Common search terms

trans steering switch truck gear dash wire ideas wires week transmission fine change trucks silverado last year

It is currently Dec 10 2019, 8:53pm

  • Sponsor
Login  •  Register
Transmission/Drivetrain Forum
Transmission/DrivetrainTransmission and drivetrain related components. Discuss automatic and manual trans repairs and performance or talk about driveshafts or rear-ends and differentials. Diagnostics of 4-speed, 5-speed, or even 6-speed transmissions.
To create a new topic in Transmission/Drivetrain, click this button:
Previous topic Next topic
Sitewide News Sitemaps & Feeds

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Bing [Bot], mcobbmcobb is online! and 44 guests