Transmission swap

Asked by May 14, 2018 at 02:46 PM about the Chevrolet Silverado 1500

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Can I take the 4l60e transmission out of my 1991
s10 4.3l vortec v6 and put it on my 1997 Silverado
it also has the 4.3l vortec v6

3 Answers


The transmission controls are different so it won't work. OBD1 vs OBD2.

1 people found this helpful.

Ok thank you and with that being said I know this is a shot in the dark but could I take the engine out of the silverado and put it in the s10?


Possibly if you swap out the engine wiring and the ECU with it.

1 people found this helpful.

Your Answer:

Silverado 1500

Looking for a Used Silverado 1500 in your area?

CarGurus has 9,472 nationwide Silverado 1500 listings starting at $4,900.

Postal Code:

Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Experts

  • #1
    John Carson
  • #2
  • #3
    Andrew Olsen
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Toyota Tundra
23 Great Deals out of 1,669 listings starting at $5,500
Used Ford F-150
177 Great Deals out of 9,414 listings starting at $2,600
Used Dodge Ram 1500
16 Great Deals out of 429 listings starting at $3,495

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use. Content will be removed if CarGurus becomes aware that it violates our policies.