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2012 Ram 5500 Transmission

2012 Ram 5500 transmission services offered by Mike Shaw Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram:

  • Transmission Repair
  • Transmission Restoration
  • Transmission Flush
  • Transmission Fluid Change
  • Transmission Filter Replacement
  • A Full 2012 Ram 5500Transmission Service includes a fluid change, filter replacement, flush, 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 Ram 5500 transmission repair and are OEM certified. Check out our service squad reviews online to see why thousands of Ram 5500 owners choose us for agile, affordable, and reliable auto repair.

2012 Ram 5500 Transmission Flush

A transmission flush is usually 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 further parts of your transmission. A 2012 Ram 5500 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 gargantuan if your system contains dirt or debris. If the fluid is extremely dark or contains distinctive sediments, we would advise a complete system flush instead of just exchanging the fluid. If you'd like one of our experienced Ram 5500 technicians to examine your transmission fluid, book your transmission service online or give Mike Shaw Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram a call at 9702364701.

2012 Ram 5500 Transmission Filter

Changing your 2012 Ram 5500 transmission filter isn't as uncomplicated as different filters in your vehicle. There are multiple components to your transmission filter including the filter itself, which is usually a metal plate with a fiber material that catches pollutants. Your 2012 Ram 5500 will also contain a pickup tube, gasket, and rubber seal which may all need to be interchanged along with the filter. Your 2012 Ram 5500 transmission filter will need to be interchanged each 30,000 or 50,000 miles. Be sure 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 commonly 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 Ram 5500 Transmission Fluid

A transmission fluid change is usually half the price of a transmission flush as it requires a lot fewer fluid and time to perform. 2012 Ram 5500 transmission fluid changes are extremely joyful to keep your vehicle's transmission agreeable and lubricated. If you don't routinely change your fluids at least every 30,000 miles or so, you may find that your 2012 Ram 5500 transmission will slip. Check your car's owner's manual for more information on the distinct mileage intervals in which your transmission needs the fluid changed. At Mike Shaw Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram, we offer a variety of transmission fluid specials. You can also schedule transmission service online and save even more. if you need help researching fluid levels, pricing, or finding a service center, give us a call at 9702364701 and one of our service advisors will gladly help.

2012 Ram 5500 Transmission Cost

The price of a new 2012 Ram 5500 transmission could be over $3,500 depending on the car, however, transmission services such as fluid changes and a transmission fluid flush are considerably fewer pricey, in some cases costing fewer than $150. These services are important to prolonging the life of your 2012 Ram 5500 transmission. At Mike Shaw Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram, we Coupon a variety of transmission repair specials and transmission factors discounts. Call 9702364701 or schedule an appointment online to learn more!

2012 Ram 5500 Automatic vs Manual Transmission

Automatic and manual transmission will frequently require contrasting fluids. Automatic transmission fluids are typically thinner and are frequently red or green in color. Manual transmission fluid or gear oil is thicker due to additives and back-up compounds imperative to lubricate the gearbox and back-up components. Manual transmissions have a higher friction environment due to the way gears are replaced, thus the lubricant is contrasting.

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 commonly. If you don't change your 2012 Ram 5500 transmission fluid, your transmission will have broken metal shavings and other corrosive material spread throughout the crucial components of your 2012 Ram 5500. You should commonly check the fluid levels between your fluid and transmission flush service intervals. In disparate cases, manual transmissions don't come equipped with a dipstick to check your fluid levels, so it can be extremely difficult to do. Call or visit Mike Shaw Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram for more information if your transmission doesn't contain a dipstick.

2012 Ram 5500 Transmission Problems

Common warning signs that your transmission is having issues are:

  • An discernable sign would be if your 2012 Ram 5500 transmission warning light is on.
  • If you notice an odd noise or grinding sound when you shift gears or if you feel your gears catching when you change them then your transmission potential needs more lubricant or something more risky could be at fault.
  • Transmission fluid leaks are the most accepted sign you need a transmission fluid change or potentially even a complete flush service. It's unique, but leaks could also mean there's an issue with your transmission hose.
  • One of the most accepted 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 inside your parts.

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 Ram 5500 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!

2012 Ram 5500 Transmission Replacement

Car transmissions are highly complex. Deciding on whether to rebuild or replace a bad transmission can be exceedingly difficult. Often, the deciding factor is deciding which components are bad or failing. During a rebuild, Mike Shaw Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram will absolutely disassemble your 2012 Ram 5500 transmission and clean and analyze every single part. This requires gigantic knowledge of not on the components of the transmission, but the cost of repair versus replacement. It also requires knowing which parts are compatible. Our certified Ram master technicians specialize in transmissions and can complete this process quickly and effectively.

2012 Ram 5500 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, especially in a 2012 Ram 5500. Having the newest and most admissible parts assembled by a factory trained master technician can save you a big amount of money in the long run. The option that's best for you is entirely your decision. Call the service advisors at Mike Shaw Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram and let us help you. We frequently promote a variety of transmission replacement specials and transmission service specials to help you save.