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2012 Dodge Journey Transmission

2012 Dodge Journey transmission services offered by Mike Shaw Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram:

  • Transmission Repair
  • Transmission Restoration
  • Transmission Filter Replacement
  • Transmission Flush
  • Transmission Fluid Change
  • A Full 2012 Dodge JourneyTransmission Service includes a fluid change, flush, filter replacement, gasket, hose and pan inspection and a free multi-point inspection on all other components.

At Mike Shaw Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram, our technicians specialize in 2012 Dodge Journey transmission repair and are OEM certified. Check out our service department reviews online to see why thousands of Dodge Journey owners designate us for fast, affordable, and reliable auto repair.

2012 Dodge Journey Transmission Filter

Changing your 2012 Dodge Journey transmission filter isn't as easy as added filters in your automobile. There are multiple components to your transmission filter comprising the filter itself, which is ordinarily a metal plate with a fiber material that catches pollutants. Your 2012 Dodge Journey will also contain a gasket, pickup tube, and rubber seal which may all need to be replaced along with the filter. Your 2012 Dodge Journey transmission filter will need to be replaced every 30,000 or 50,000 miles. Be bold to check your vehicle's maintenance guide for more information on mileage and time intervals. You can also give Mike Shaw Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram a call for expert advice. If you'd like us to handle your transmission service, we often promote transmission service coupons ranging from filter discounts to fluid specials on a monthly basis. Click here for more service specials and parts specials.

2012 Dodge Journey Transmission Flush

A transmission flush is normally twice the estimate of a fluid change due to the amount of time the service takes and the fact that the flush not only replaces the fluid in the pan but also removes fluid from the cooler lines and other parts of your transmission. A 2012 Dodge Journey transmission flush also uses about 10 quarts of fluid to completely clean and flush out the system.

How do you know if you need a Transmission Fluid Change or Transmission Flush?

A transmission flush is only essential if your system contains dirt or debris. If the fluid is extremely dark or contains other sediments, we would advocate a complete system flush instead of just exchanging the fluid. If you'd like one of our experienced Dodge Journey technicians to examine your transmission fluid, book your transmission service online or give Mike Shaw Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram a call at 9702364701.

2012 Dodge Journey Transmission Fluid

A transmission fluid change is usually half the price of a transmission flush as it requires a lot less fluid and time to perform. 2012 Dodge Journey transmission fluid changes are highly compelling to keep your vehicle's transmission fun and lubricated. If you don't routinely change your fluids at least every 30,000 miles or so, you may find that your 2012 Dodge Journey transmission will slip. Check your car's owner's manual for more information on the definite mileage intervals in which your transmission needs the fluid changed. At Mike Shaw Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram, we offer a assortment of transmission fluid specials. You can also schedule transmission service online and save even more. if you need help considering fluid levels, pricing, or picking a service center, give us a call at 9702364701 and one of our service advisors will gladly help.

2012 Dodge Journey Automatic vs Manual Transmission

Automatic and manual transmission will consistently require diverse fluids. Automatic transmission fluids are commonly thinner and are consistently red or green in color. Manual transmission fluid or gear oil is thicker due to additives and diverse compounds principal to lubricate the gearbox and diverse components. Manual transmissions have a higher friction environment due to the way gears are changed, thus the lubricant is diverse.

Not only are the fluids different between manual and automatic transmissions but the level of heat the fluids experience is very different. Automatic transmissions generate assorted more heat and thus the fluid in your transmission must be changed more generally. If you don't change your 2012 Dodge Journey transmission fluid, your transmission will have broken metal shavings and extra corrosive material spread throughout the numerous components of your 2012 Dodge Journey. You should generally check the fluid levels between your fluid and transmission flush service intervals. In ample cases, manual transmissions don't come equipped with a dipstick to check your fluid levels, so it can be highly hefty to do. Call or visit Mike Shaw Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram for more information if your transmission doesn't contain a dipstick.

2012 Dodge Journey Transmission Cost

The cost of a new 2012 Dodge Journey transmission could be over $3,500 depending on the automobile, however, transmission services such as fluid changes and a transmission fluid flush are considerably fewer lavish, in some cases costing fewer than $150. These services are main to prolonging the life of your 2012 Dodge Journey transmission. At Mike Shaw Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram, we offer a assortment of transmission repair specials and transmission parts discounts. Call 9702364701 or schedule an appointment online to learn more!

2012 Dodge Journey Transmission Replacement

Car transmissions are exceptionally complex. Deciding on whether to rebuild or replace a bad transmission can be remarkably difficult. Typically, the deciding factor is determining which components are bad or failing. During a rebuild, Mike Shaw Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram will completely disassemble your 2012 Dodge Journey transmission and clean and inspect every single part. This requires active knowledge of not on the components of the transmission, but the cost of repair versus replacement. It also requires knowing which parts are positive. Our certified Dodge master technicians specialize in transmissions and can complete this process suddenly and effectively.

2012 Dodge Journey transmission replacement is a much simpler option, however, it can be more costly in the short term. Price shouldn't be your only concern when glancing for a transmission replacement, particularly in a 2012 Dodge Journey. Having the newest and most compatible parts assembled by a factory experienced master technician can save you a generous amount of money in the long run. The option that's best for you is exclusively your decision. Call the service specialists at Mike Shaw Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram and let us help you. We naturally promote a variety of transmission replacement specials and transmission service specials to help you save.

2012 Dodge Journey Transmission Problems

Common warning signs that your transmission is having issues are:

  • If you notice an chance noise or grinding sound when you shift gears or if you feel your gears catching when you change them then your transmission possible needs more lubricant or something more precarious could be at fault.
  • An obvious sign would be if your 2012 Dodge Journey transmission warning light is on.
  • One of the most modern signs is when your transmission shifts gears but the result of those shifts are delayed.
  • Strange smells are a sign your transmission fluid is burning interior your components.
  • Transmission fluid leaks are the most modern sign you need a transmission fluid change or potentially even a complete flush service. It's uncommon, but leaks could also mean there's an issue with your transmission hose.

If you experience or think you may be experiencing any of these issues, give Mike Shaw Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram a call today and we'll walk you through the step by step process of checking your fluid levels or you can bring your 2012 Dodge Journey into our factory-trained technicians and we can diagnose any issues your vehicle may have for free as part of our multi-point inspection process. Schedule your transmission service online today!