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topkick/kodiak with auto transmission.

Discussion in 'Chevy Trucks' started by btammo, Mar 11, 2009.

  1. btammo

    btammo Member
    Messages: 51

    I am looking at one for sale, but it has an automatic trans. I dont know anything about them and was wondering how they hold up. Mileage is 40K....
     
  2. lilweeds

    lilweeds PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,178

    What year? Is it an Allison?
     
  3. btammo

    btammo Member
    Messages: 51

    1993 18000#, gasser and i believe it is an Allison. I asked the question but they couldnt answer.
     
  4. lilweeds

    lilweeds PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,178

    The Allison tranny should have an orange spin on filter. That is usually the giveaway. Is if it, it's a good reliable trans.
     
  5. NICHOLS LANDSCA

    NICHOLS LANDSCA PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 4,305

    Actually that is only a 1000 series the 2000 and 3000 have 2 recessed cartrige filters they are the heavy duty ones.