How much does a Chevy transmission replacement cost?

I’m considering purchasing an old Chevy, but it needs some work. One thing I know for sure is that I’ll need to replace the transmission. I’m not sure how much it’ll cost, but I’d like to have an idea before deciding whether it's worth purchasing. What does a Chevy transmission replacement cost?

Emily Maracle · Updated on
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While it can vary depending on the Chevy model, most transmission replacements cost at least $1,000, but might be closer to $5,000, depending on the amount of work done.
If you’re looking to restore the Chevy, it may be worth checking Kelley Blue Book for its value or another online valuation tool. Once you know how much you’ll need to spend to fix it up, you can determine if it’s worth it for you.
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