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Old 06-06-2004, 08:45 PM
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to replace torque converter or not?

Hey guys,
I have a buddy with a 72 chevelle with a sbc and turbo 350. long story short, he lost third gear. He limped it home in 1st and 2nd gear about 15 miles. The torque converter is a B&M 2800 stall with about 800 street miles on it. The tranny fluid was a little scorched, but no metal particles in it. he is replacing the tranny, but is it necessary to replace converter or will a thorough flush take care of it? Thanks.

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re-use torque converter.

If there is no metal than you can reuse. it.
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Old 06-07-2004, 04:38 AM
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Re: re-use torque converter.

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Originally posted by paul poirier
If there is no metal than you can reuse. it.
Definitely have it flushed out and checked by a good local transmission shop before re-using.
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