Tranny removal and installation chevy cobalt forum. This manual is specific to a 2008 chevrolet cobalt. He has 30k on the car and we would like to change the manual transmission fluid. To see how frequently chevrolet cobalt problems occur, check out our car reliability stats. Of course i assume you already know to pull the axles and drain the transmission.
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The severity and frequency of repairs are both much lower than other vehicles, so the cobalt is one of the. Does anyone know where i can get a transmission kit for my 06 chevy cobalt for less than a 100. See our lemon odds and nada odds page to see vehicles with no repairs or vehicles with more than three repairs. Using this manual many people read the owner manual from beginning to end when they. My friend ask me to change the transmission fluid in his 2008 cobalt, but i cut not find the drain plug, i did some research and it has not drain plug because is a seal unit, i guess i have to drop the transmission pan and make a really big mess. Installation procedure install the rear transmission mount to the transmission. Chevrolet cobalt repair manual, service manual online 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008. Is a transmission flush necessary on 2008 chevy cobalt. Chevrolet cobalt radio removal chevrolet cobalt radio removal disclaimer. The lever used to operate them is located on the outboard side of the seats. Check also our chevrolet cobalt manual transmission catalog. There obviously is because it didnt shift this hard when i bought it.
Index a good place to quickly locate information about the vehicle is the index in the back of the manual. Clutch pedal pedel switch 5 speed manual transmission mu3 g85 lsj fits cobalt ss fits. Buying a used chevrolet cobalt transmission from a nonreliable junkyard is an unnecessary risk. View and download chevrolet 2008 cobalt owners manual online. Oil specification for 2008 chevrolet cobalt manual transmission ask the dealer what kind of fluid they use or let them do it.
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Disconnect the drive axles from the transmission and secure out of the way. Wix transmission filters protect transmissions against contaminants in the transmission. Find a quality chevrolet cobalt transmission and other used car parts from the top auto salvage yards. I do not know if it has had a transmission flush before.1133 826 287 708 403 873 106 1183 987 485 81 467 1296 831 8 281 767 298 1171 250 1492 500 1512 1030 1450 1164 1283 1499 928 580 256 741 1471 728 723 514 813 440 148 945 400 1285 461 764