Product ID 09-200-030.
This Product Service Training 96 page book walks you through the principles of operation, from the mechanics to the hydraulic controls in this 4 speed automatic rear wheel drive transmission.
The detailed text and color illustrations will instruct the reader in the mechanical power flow and hydraulic systems of this unit. This transmission was used in trucks, vans, large cars and the F body vehicles. When this transmission went full electronic control it was renamed the 4L60E.
GM PST 17001.11-1A
Coverage: 700-R4 (4L60E) Automatic 4 Speed Transmission.
The foreword by George W. Griffith, general manager of the Hydramatic division of General motors says it best “This manual explains the theory and operation of the 700-R4 automatic transmission. The detailed text and color illustrations will instruct the reader in the mechanical power flow and hydraulic systems of this unit.
This fully automatic 4-speed (overdrive) rear wheel drive transmission has been designed to meet the needs of today’s high tech, computer controlled engines.”
This is the same transmission today in the trucks, vans and SUVs it has been converted to full electronic control with a new valve body with solenoids enabling PCM (OBD II) control. When this transmission went full electronic control it was renamed the 4L60E.
Product Service Training
These books are easy to understand, and applicable to a single subject. The book information is more in depth than even their own service manuals. The books include the original mechanic's notes and we strongly suggest that you read those notes with great care!
These books were never distributed outside of the manufacturers product service training channel.