On Mon, 25 Apr 2005 23:33:22 -0400, firstname.lastname@example.org (GC) wrote:
there aren't any non lockup convertors for a 700R-4, it was designed
for use with a lockup TC. if you run it w/ the plug on the
transmission removed ( negating the lockup) the trans will quickly
overheat and puke fluid out of the vent. It's not like a TH350, which
started out non lockup and they adapted it to a lockup TC w/o making
the convertor any bigger, which made it weaker.
> Was wondering if a larger [than stock] converter can be used
> on/in a
> 700R4 ('86 Silverado) tranny.
> Also heard some say a non-lockup converter would be better for
> the lower
> gears... 1st, 2nd, and 3rd.
> Would this be a good/better way to go?
> Thanks, GC
There are a lot of TCs available for the 700R4. Most of them are
higher stall for performance applications.
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