Instant Rebates
800.345.4545
Call Our Support Line
24 Hours / 7 Days a Week!  
FREE SHIPPING!
Same Day Shipping Before 11 PM ET
0
My Cart
0
$0.00
Shop By Vehicle
Shop By
Category
Close Menu
Shop By Vehicle
Top Categories
All Categories

All Categories


Free Catalog
E-Mail Signup
My Account
Track Order
Gift Certificates
Rebates
Help

TCI 242700

Saturday Night Special Torque Converter 1993-97 GM 4L60E

TCI 242700
Representative Image
Product images may differ from actual product appearance.

890-242700

jegs shipping
FREE Shipping
Ships
Easy Returns
Easy Returns
Lowest Price Guarantee
Lowest Price Guarantee
TCI 242700 Saturday Night Special Torque Converter 1993-97 GM 4L60E $399.99
Saturday Night Special Torque Converter
  • 1993-97 GM 4L60E
  • 1997-05 GM 4L60E C5 Corvette
  • 1984-97 GM 700R4
  • Lock-up
  • 1.703'' Crank Pilot
  • 30-Spline
    (Will not fit LS1/LS2)

  • TCI 242700 Details

    GM

    Functional lock-up torque converter only for lock-up transmissions.

    Specifications:

    Diameter (in.)
    12.
    Hardware Included
    Yes
    Anti-Ballooning Plate
    No
    Balanced
    Yes
    Crank Pilot Diameter (in.)
    1.703
    Furnace-Brazed
    Yes
    Input Spline Quantity
    30
    Lockup
    Yes
    Quantity
    Sold individually
    Manufacturer's Part Number:
    242700

    The popular Saturday Night Special Torque Converter delivers premium performance at a reasonable cost. A great choice for show cars and street rods, this converter incorporates many of the manufacturing processes and performance features found in TCI's more expensive full-competition models. Each one is pressure tested and balanced prior to shipment.

    Features
  • Furnace-brazed fins
  • Hardened, pre-ground pump hub
  • Computer Balanced

    Benefits
  • Excellent value
  • Quicker acceleration
  • Smoother running
  • Fully streetable (no modifications required)
  • 400-500 RPM increase in stall over stock

    Street/Strip Performance Torque Converter General Application Chart

    Torque Converter Series advertised
    camshaft duration
    rear gear ratio engine characteristics expected rpm stall speeds
    small block big block
    Street Rodder stock to 260° stock to 3.23 smooth idle, stock comp. ratio

    1500 to 1700

    1700 to 1900
    Saturday Night Special

    stock to 265°

    stock to 3.23

    smooth idle, stock comp. ratio

    1600 to 1800

    1800 to 2000
    Breakaway

    265° to 280°

    3.00 to 3.73

    fair idle, mild modifications

    2200 to 2400

    2400 to 2600
    StreetFighter

    280° to 300°

    3.55 to 4.56

    rough idle, large fuel system, raised comp. ratio

    3000 to 3400

    3400 to 3600
    Super StreetFighter

    280° to 310°

    3.73 to 4.88

    rough idle, large fuel system, raised comp. ratio top end power

    3500 to 3800

    3800 to 4000
    Ultimate StreetFighter 290°+ 3.73+ 1000+ horsepower with power adders 3500+ 3800+

  • Does TCI 242700 fit your vehicle?

    Narrow Results
    Filter By
    Year
    Filter By
    Make
    Filter By
    Model
    Filter By
    SubModel
    Filter By
    EngineType
    Filter By
    CC
    Filter By
    Liter
    Filter By
    Aspiration

    1994 CHEVROLET CAPRICE

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: CLASSIC

    2002-2003 CHEVROLET TRAILBLAZER

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: LTZ

    1994-1995 GMC G25/G2500 VAN

    • Liter: 6.5
    • SubModel: VANDURA
    • CUI: 395
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.5 L / 395 )

    2003 GMC SONOMA

    • CC: 2190
    • Liter: 2.2
    • SubModel: SL
    • CUI: 134
    • EngineType: L4 ( 2.2 L / 134 )

    1998 CHEVROLET K1500 PICKUP

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: CHEYENNE

    2005-2009 SAAB 9-7X

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ALL

    1998 CHEVROLET C2500 PICKUP

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: WT

    1993 GMC K2500 PICKUP

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: SIERRA SLX

    1997 CHEVROLET C2500 PICKUP

    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: SILVERADO
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1997-2000 ISUZU HOMBRE

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: XS

    2001-2004 AVANTI II

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ALL

    1999 CHEVROLET C1500 PICKUP

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ALL

    2004 GMC CANYON

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: Z71 SL

    1997 CHEVROLET C2500 PICKUP

    • Liter: 7.4
    • SubModel: CHEYENNE
    • CUI: 454
    • EngineType: V8 ( 7.4 L / 454 )

    2011-2012 GMC CANYON

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ALL

    2000 GMC YUKON

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ALL

    1998 CHEVROLET K2500 PICKUP

    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: WT
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1993 GMC G35/G3500 VAN

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: RALLY

    1997 CHEVROLET C2500 PICKUP

    • Liter: 5.0
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 305
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 305 )

    1994 CHEVROLET C1500 PICKUP

    • Liter: 4.3
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 262
    • EngineType: V6 ( 4.3 L / 262 )

    2009 CHEVROLET SUBURBAN 1500

    • CC: 5328
    • Liter: 5.3
    • SubModel: LTZ
    • CUI: 325
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.3 L / 325 )

    2000 GMC YUKON XL 2500

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: SLE

    1993 GMC TYPHOON

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ALL

    2009 GMC SAVANA 4500

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ALL

    1996-1998 GMC K2500 PICKUP

    • Liter: 7.4
    • SubModel: SIERRA SLT
    • CUI: 454
    • EngineType: V8 ( 7.4 L / 454 )

    2000-2001 CHEVROLET BLAZER

    • Liter: 4.3
    • SubModel: LT
    • CUI: 262
    • EngineType: V6 ( 4.3 L / 262 )

    2001-2004 GMC YUKON

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: SLE

    2011 CHEVROLET COLORADO

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: LT

    1997 CHEVROLET C2500 PICKUP

    • Liter: 6.5
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 395
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.5 L / 395 )

    1994-1995 GMC G35/G3500 VAN

    • Liter: 6.5
    • SubModel: VANDURA
    • CUI: 395
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.5 L / 395 )

    2005 GMC YUKON XL 1500

    • CC: 5328
    • Liter: 5.3
    • SubModel: SLE
    • CUI: 325
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.3 L / 325 )

    2010-2011 CHEVROLET SILVERADO 1500

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: LS

    1999-2006 CHEVROLET SILVERADO 1500

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: LS

    2005 CHEVROLET TAHOE

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ALL

    1997 CHEVROLET C2500 PICKUP

    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: CHEYENNE
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1999-2013 GMC SIERRA 1500

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ALL

    1996-1997 CHEVROLET K2500 PICKUP

    • Liter: 7.4
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 454
    • EngineType: V8 ( 7.4 L / 454 )

    2010 CHEVROLET COLORADO

    • CC: 2921
    • Liter: 2.9
    • SubModel: LT
    • CUI: 178
    • EngineType: L4 ( 2.9 L / 178 )

    2004 CHEVROLET COLORADO

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: SPORT

    1994-1995 GMC G35/G3500 VAN

    • Liter: 6.5
    • SubModel: RALLY
    • CUI: 395
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.5 L / 395 )

    2010-2011 CHEVROLET SILVERADO 1500

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: HYBRID

    2008 CHEVROLET TAHOE

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: LTZ

    1993-1996 GMC C2500 SUBURBAN

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ALL

    2006 CHEVROLET SILVERADO 1500

    • CC: 5328
    • Liter: 5.3
    • SubModel: HYBRID
    • CUI: 325
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.3 L / 325 )

    2006-2010 HUMMER H3

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ALL

    2000-2001 CHEVROLET TAHOE

    • Liter: 4.8
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 294
    • EngineType: V8 ( 4.8 L / 294 )

    1994-1995 CHEVROLET G30 VAN

    • Liter: 6.5
    • SubModel: SPORTVAN
    • CUI: 395
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.5 L / 395 )

    2006 ISUZU I-350

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ALL

    1993 CHEVROLET G30 VAN

    • Liter: 6.2
    • SubModel: SPORTVAN
    • CUI: 379
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.2 L / 379 )

    1993-1995 GMC G25/G2500 VAN

    • Liter: 5.0
    • SubModel: VANDURA
    • CUI: 305
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 305 )

    1998 GMC K2500 PICKUP

    • Liter: 6.5
    • SubModel: SIERRA SLE
    • CUI: 395
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.5 L / 395 )

    1993-1995 GMC G25/G2500 VAN

    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: RALLY
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    2007-2008 CHEVROLET AVALANCHE

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ALL

    1997 CHEVROLET C2500 PICKUP

    • Liter: 6.5
    • SubModel: CHEYENNE
    • CUI: 395
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.5 L / 395 )

    1993-1995 GMC G35/G3500 VAN

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: VANDURA SPECIAL

    1998 GMC SAVANA 2500

    • Liter: 5.0
    • SubModel: SLE
    • CUI: 305
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 305 )

    1994-1999 CHEVROLET S10 PICKUP

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ZR2

    2006 CHEVROLET TAHOE

    • CC: 5328
    • Liter: 5.3
    • SubModel: Z71
    • CUI: 325
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.3 L / 325 )

    1994-1999 CHEVROLET S10 PICKUP

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: LS

    1994-1995 GMC C1500 PICKUP

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: SIERRA SL

    1998 GMC K2500 PICKUP

    • Liter: 6.5
    • SubModel: SIERRA SLT
    • CUI: 395
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.5 L / 395 )

    1993-1995 CHEVROLET G30 VAN

    • Liter: 5.7
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: SPORTVAN
    • Engine Vin: K
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1994-1995 GMC G35/G3500 VAN

    • Liter: 7.4
    • SubModel: RALLY
    • CUI: 454
    • EngineType: V8 ( 7.4 L / 454 )

    1993 GMC G35/G3500 VAN

    • Liter: 6.2
    • SubModel: VANDURA
    • CUI: 379
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.2 L / 379 )

    2005 CHEVROLET SILVERADO 1500

    • Liter: 4.3
    • SubModel: LT
    • CUI: 262
    • EngineType: V6 ( 4.3 L / 262 )

    1994-1995 CHEVROLET G30 VAN

    • Liter: 7.4
    • SubModel: BEAUVILLE
    • CUI: 454
    • EngineType: V8 ( 7.4 L / 454 )

    2009 CHEVROLET SUBURBAN 1500

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: LT

    1998 GMC SAVANA 2500

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: BASE

    2001 GMC SONOMA

    • CC: 2190
    • Liter: 2.2
    • SubModel: SLE
    • CUI: 134
    • EngineType: L4 ( 2.2 L / 134 )

    1997 GMC K2500 PICKUP

    • Liter: 6.5
    • Aspiration: T
    • SubModel: SIERRA SLT
    • Engine Vin: F
    • CUI: 395
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.5 L / 395 )

    1993 CHEVROLET C2500 PICKUP

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: 400 SS

    2008-2009 CHEVROLET TAHOE

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: BASE

    2002 CHEVROLET SILVERADO 1500

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: WT

    2002-2004 CHEVROLET TRAILBLAZER

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: NORTH FACE

    1995-2002 PONTIAC FIREBIRD

    • CC: 3800
    • Liter: 3.8
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 231
    • EngineType: V6 ( 3.8 L / 231 )

    1991-1992 BENTLEY CONTINENTAL

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ALL

    1996 ISUZU HOMBRE

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ALL

    1996-1998 CHEVROLET K2500 PICKUP

    • Liter: 7.4
    • SubModel: SILVERADO
    • CUI: 454
    • EngineType: V8 ( 7.4 L / 454 )

    1996 CHEVROLET K2500 PICKUP

    • Liter: 6.5
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 395
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.5 L / 395 )

    2001-2004 CHEVROLET S10 PICKUP

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: LS

    1993-1999 GMC C1500 SUBURBAN

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ALL

    2004 ISUZU ASCENDER

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: LS

    1991-1992 BENTLEY TURBO R

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ALL

    1996 BUICK ROADMASTER

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: LIMITED COLLECTORS EDITION

    1999-2001 CHEVROLET SILVERADO 2500

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ALL

    1993-1998 GMC C2500 PICKUP

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: SIERRA SLE

    1994-1995 GMC C1500 PICKUP

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: SIERRA SLT

    1981 CHEVROLET P20 VAN

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ALL

    1999-2005 CHEVROLET SILVERADO 1500

    • CC: 5328
    • Liter: 5.3
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 325
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.3 L / 325 )

    1995-1999 CHEVROLET TAHOE

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ALL

    1996 BUICK ROADMASTER

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: COLLECTORS EDITION

    2006-2008 GMC YUKON XL 1500

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ALL

    1993 GMC K2500 PICKUP

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: SIERRA

    1994-1995 GMC C1500 PICKUP

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: SIERRA SPECIAL

    1992 ROLLS-ROYCE CORNICHE II

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ALL

    1999-2001 GMC SIERRA 2500

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: SL

    2006 CHEVROLET TAHOE

    • CC: 5328
    • Liter: 5.3
    • SubModel: LS
    • CUI: 325
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.3 L / 325 )

    1999-2000 GMC S15 JIMMY

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ENVOY

    2004 GMC CANYON

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: Z71 SLE

    1994-1996 BUICK COMMERCIAL CHASSIS

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ALL
    Items You Need