How to Tell a 4L60 From a 4L60E?

Answer General Motors has produced several different automatic transmissions over the years, with some of the most popular being the 4L60 and 4L60E. The differentiating character -- "E" -- stands for elec... Read More »

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4L60 & 4L60e Transmission Differences?

The 4L60 was manufactured by General Motor's Corporation and was available from 1990 to 1992. The 4L60 was the first automatic overdrive transmission specifically designed for rear-wheel high perfo... Read More »

How to Change the Filter on a 4L60-E Transmission?

The 4L60-E transmission is a GM product based on the 700R4 transmission. Its three main pieces -- the bellhousing, main case and tailhousing -- are made of cast aluminum alloy. The transmission is ... Read More »

What vehicles does a 1997 4L60-E transmission fit?

General Motors released the 4L60-E transmission, an electronic shift automatic, in 1997. By the following year, GM was using it in cars (Corvette) and trucks (both two- and four-wheel drive). "This... Read More »

How do I Remove a 4L60e?

Routine maintenance on any vehicle prevents most difficult repairs. Parts wear down and require replacement throughout the years. One of the most expensive repairs is transmission work. The teeth o... Read More »