Can you run a 700r4 without a TV cable?

There are no TV cable, mechanical speedometer drive, or governor provisions. To run a 700-R4 trans behind a carbureted engine without a computer, at the very least the TV cable must be hooked up to the carburetor and properly adjusted.

What does the TV cable do on a 700r4?

The TV cable on the 700-R4 and 200-4R transmissions controls line pressure, shift points, shift feel, part throttle downshifts, and detent (full throttle) downshifts. So if the TV cable is not adjusted properly, it can cause numerous transmission problems.

How would incorrect adjustment of the throttle cable affect transmission operation?

When the throttle valve cable is out of specification, the transmission can shift early, shift late or not shift at all. Warning: Improperly adjusting the throttle valve cable can cause extensive damage to the transmission.

What speed should 700R4 shift at?

With the transmission buttoned up and full of fluid, the final step is to adjust the TV cable. Again, TCI’s instructions describe the procedure. We will say that, when properly adjusted, the First-to-Second shift should occur at 15-20 mph; Second-to-Third shift at 25-30 mph; and Third-to-Fourth shift at 40-45 mph.

Why does my 700R4 shift so hard?

Some times it is a stuck Throttle valve. If yours has not been taken apart and has not had a spring put inhind the valve they will stick witch will cause late hard shifts. Try taking the cable off of the throttle linkage and pulling it all the way out and then letting go of it so it snaps back into place.

How much HP can a 700R4 handle?

The Street/Strip 700R4 is good for about 550 hp maximum, but with the HD input drum it is good for about 625 hp max. Add another $240.00 for the input drum.

Can automatic transmission be adjusted?

The technicians at All-Automatic Transmissions understand that problems with your vehicle’s transmission can often be resolved with adjustments or a minor repair. In fact, a simple adjustment can be done without even removing the transmission from the vehicle.

Can you fix a broken throttle cable?

Although the easiest solution for a ripped throttle cable is to replace the ripped one with a new one, it can be pretty expensive. It is possible, however, to easily repair your ripped throttle cable if it is ripped at the throttle end.

How to adjust a 700R4 transmission TV cable?

Erik shows you how to adjust the TV cable properly after installing it in his ’58 Chevy, the Black Widow… Spectre Performance Universal Throttle Cable Bracket ~ Part #24283 on Amazon ~ $15.00 Spectre Performance Throttle Cable and Bracket Kit ~ Part # 2435 on Amazon ~ $43.00

What kind of cable bracket do I need for 700R4?

Throttle Cable Bracket, Throttle Body Mounting Style, Steel, Black, FAST XFI Style, 700R4, AOD, Each Throttle Valve Cable Adapter, TV Corrector, GM, 200-4R, 700R4, 4L60, Ford, AOD, Holley, Each

How to adjust throttle valve cable on 700R4?

SUBJECT: Proper installation of the throttle valve cable on Factory and after-market carburetors or fuel injections. This information applies to all 700R4, 4L60 and 200-4R transmissions. Throttle valve cable adjustment instructions, numbers 4, 5 and 6.

Can you attach a 700R4 cable to a Quadrajet?

Call Us 800-708-0087 This bracket will attach your 700R4 & 2004R TV cable to a Carter, AFB, Quadrajet, or Edelbrock carburetor. The bracket will not fit the Performer series carburetors. Not so good. This bracket was too close to the carburetor causing a severe angle from back to front.