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Tranny went kaboom

 
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PostPosted: Tue Feb 07, 2012 9:51 pm    Post subject:  Tranny went kaboom Reply with quote

Well today on my way to wor my 1st tranny decided to go Kabooooom!!!! at 135k. So it is getting redone with as many upgrades as i can afford. I will keep ya posted of the upgrades and what got done to it.

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PostPosted: Tue Feb 07, 2012 9:57 pm    Post subject:   Reply with quote

Or going with TEP or having completely rebuild else where?

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PostPosted: Tue Feb 07, 2012 10:01 pm    Post subject:   Reply with quote

Please, go get yourself a TEP. PLEASE. Don't go the route I went and end up hating yourself. I'm $2500 in with this place, and I still have an unreliable car..that has been in their shop for 5 weeks out of the last 2 1/2 months. It sucks, but if you can do the work, please go with a TEP trans.

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PostPosted: Tue Feb 07, 2012 10:05 pm    Post subject:  ok Reply with quote

A guy wh has built tranny's for me for quite a few years is doing it wiht kevlar band upgrades hardened case 2200 stall converter and more

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PostPosted: Sat Feb 11, 2012 2:03 am    Post subject:  Update Reply with quote

Well got an update today and got to see the damaged i caused LOL. I toasted the whole thing even down to virtually destroying the valve body to the extent that to of the valves could not be removed from it. But i should have it back by Tuesday of next week.

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PostPosted: Sun Feb 19, 2012 3:55 pm    Post subject:  got it back Reply with quote

Well finallygot the car back to much suprise the car has never shifted this good, very firm crisp shift, very happy with the work Hightech Transmissions of San Antonio!!!!!

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PostPosted: Sun Feb 19, 2012 4:35 pm    Post subject:   Reply with quote

congrats...still shoulda got one from TEP Smile lol

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PostPosted: Mon Feb 20, 2012 9:16 am    Post subject:   Reply with quote

nice man! good to see this work out for someone for once lols

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PostPosted: Mon Feb 20, 2012 10:40 pm    Post subject:  ok Reply with quote

I will say everything that was put in my tranny was exactly what tep putsin theirs so i saved a ton of cash!!!

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