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2017 Ram 5500 Transmission

2017 Ram 5500 transmission services offered by Mike Shaw Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram:

  • Transmission Filter Replacement
  • Transmission Fluid Change
  • Transmission Restoration
  • Transmission Flush
  • Transmission Repair
  • A Full 2017 Ram 5500Transmission Service includes a filter replacement, gasket, flush, fluid change, 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 2017 Ram 5500 transmission repair and are OEM certified. Check out our service unit reviews online to see why thousands of Ram 5500 owners choose us for fast, affordable, and reliable auto repair.

2017 Ram 5500 Transmission Filter

Changing your 2017 Ram 5500 transmission filter isn't as easy as disparate filters in your vehicle. There are multiple parts to your transmission filter including the filter itself, which is ordinarily a metal plate with a fiber material that catches pollutants. Your 2017 Ram 5500 will also contain a gasket, pickup tube, and rubber seal which may all need to be replaced along with the filter. Your 2017 Ram 5500 transmission filter will need to be replaced every 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 normally promote transmission service coupons ranging from filter discounts to fluid specials on a monthly basis. Click here for more service specials and parts specials.

2017 Ram 5500 Transmission Fluid

A transmission fluid change is ordinarily half the price of a transmission flush as it requires a few less fluid and time to perform. 2017 Ram 5500 transmission fluid changes are extraordinarily noteworthy to keep your vehicle's transmission amiable and lubricated. If you don't routinely change your fluids at least every 30,000 miles or so, you may find that your 2017 Ram 5500 transmission will slip. Check your car's owner's manual for more information on the definitive 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 considering fluid levels, pricing, or picking a service center, give us a call at 9702364701 and one of our service advisors will gladly help.

2017 Ram 5500 Transmission Flush

A transmission flush is usually twice the rate 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 2017 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 decisive if your system contains dirt or debris. If the fluid is remarkably dark or contains supplemental sediments, we would suggest 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.

2017 Ram 5500 Automatic vs Manual Transmission

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

Not only are the fluids indisputable between manual and automatic transmissions but the level of heat the fluids experience is very indisputable. Automatic transmissions generate copious more heat and thus the fluid in your transmission must be changed more consistently. If you don't change your 2017 Ram 5500 transmission fluid, your transmission will have broken metal shavings and alternative corrosive material spread throughout the precarious components of your 2017 Ram 5500. You should consistently check the fluid levels between your fluid and transmission flush service intervals. In bountiful 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.

2017 Ram 5500 Transmission Cost

The estimate of a new 2017 Ram 5500 transmission could be over $3,500 depending on the vehicle, however, transmission services such as fluid changes and a transmission fluid flush are considerably less expensive, in some cases costing less than $150. These services are troublesome to prolonging the life of your 2017 Ram 5500 transmission. At Mike Shaw Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram, we bid a collection of transmission repair specials and transmission parts discounts. Call 9702364701 or schedule an appointment online to learn more!

2017 Ram 5500 Transmission Problems

Common warning signs that your transmission is having issues are:

  • One of the most normal signs is when your transmission shifts gears but the result of those shifts are delayed.
  • 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 likely needs more lubricant or something more risky could be at fault.
  • An authentic sign would be if your 2017 Ram 5500 transmission warning light is on.
  • Strange smells are a sign your transmission fluid is burning inside your components.
  • Transmission fluid leaks are the most normal sign you need a transmission fluid change or potentially even a complete flush service. It's uncommon, but leaks could also imply 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 2017 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!

2017 Ram 5500 Transmission Replacement

Car transmissions are extremely complex. Electing on whether to rebuild or replace a harmful transmission can be very difficult. Typically, the electing factor is determining which components are harmful or failing. During a rebuild, Mike Shaw Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram will completely disassemble your 2017 Ram 5500 transmission and clean and inspect each single part. This requires colossal 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 abruptly and effectively.

2017 Ram 5500 transmission replacement is a much simpler option, however, it can be more costly in the brief term. Price shouldn't be your only concern when looking for a transmission replacement, chiefly in a 2017 Ram 5500. Having the newest and most admissible parts assembled by a factory professional master mechanic can save you a large amount of money in the long run. The option that's best for you is strictly your decision. Call the service advisors at Mike Shaw Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram and let us help you. We consistently advertise a mixture of transmission replacement specials and transmission service specials to help you save.