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2018 Ram 5500 Transmission

2018 Ram 5500 transmission services offered by Mike Shaw Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram:

  • Transmission Fluid Change
  • Transmission Restoration
  • Transmission Filter Replacement
  • Transmission Flush
  • Transmission Repair
  • A Full 2018 Ram 5500Transmission Service includes a filter replacement, flush, fluid change, 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 2018 Ram 5500 transmission repair and are OEM certified. Check out our service department reviews online to see why thousands of Ram 5500 owners embrace us for fast, affordable, and reliable auto repair.

2018 Ram 5500 Transmission Fluid

A transmission fluid change is usually half the price of a transmission flush as it requires assorted less fluid and time to perform. 2018 Ram 5500 transmission fluid changes are extremely climactic to keep your vehicle's transmission cheerful and lubricated. If you don't routinely change your fluids at least every 30,000 miles or so, you may find that your 2018 Ram 5500 transmission will slip. Check your car's owner's manual for more information on the evident mileage intervals in which your transmission needs the fluid replenished. 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 finding a service center, give us a call at 9702364701 and one of our service mentors will gladly help.

2018 Ram 5500 Transmission Flush

A transmission flush is usually twice the cost 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 supplemental parts of your transmission. A 2018 Ram 5500 transmission flush also uses about 10 quarts of fluid to altogether 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 mandatory if your system contains dirt or debris. If the fluid is extremely dark or contains disparate sediments, we would determine 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.

2018 Ram 5500 Transmission Filter

Changing your 2018 Ram 5500 transmission filter isn't as good as further filters in your vehicle. There are multiple components to your transmission filter including the filter itself, which is ordinarily a metal plate with a fiber material that catches pollutants. Your 2018 Ram 5500 will also contain a gasket, pickup tube, and rubber seal which may all need to be replaced along with the filter. Your 2018 Ram 5500 transmission filter will need to be replaced every 30,000 or 50,000 miles. Be courageous 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 frequently promote transmission service coupons ranging from filter discounts to fluid specials on a monthly basis. Click here for more service specials and parts specials.

2018 Ram 5500 Automatic vs Manual Transmission

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

Not only are the fluids back-up between manual and automatic transmissions but the level of heat the fluids experience is particularly back-up. Automatic transmissions generate a lot more heat and thus the fluid in your transmission must be interchanged more continually. If you don't change your 2018 Ram 5500 transmission fluid, your transmission will have broken metal shavings and back-up corrosive material spread throughout the enormous components of your 2018 Ram 5500. You should continually 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.

2018 Ram 5500 Transmission Replacement

Car transmissions are immensely complex. Deciding on whether to rebuild or replace a harmful transmission can be exceedingly difficult. Constantly, the deciding factor is electing which components are harmful or failing. During a rebuild, Mike Shaw Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram will completely disassemble your 2018 Ram 5500 transmission and clean and analyze every 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 substantial. Our certified Ram master mechanics specialize in transmissions and can complete this process instantly and effectively.

2018 Ram 5500 transmission replacement is a much simpler option, however, it can be more costly in the short-lived term. Price shouldn't be your only concern when looking for a transmission replacement, especially in a 2018 Ram 5500. Having the newest and most feasible elements assembled by a factory professional 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 normally promote a collection of transmission replacement specials and transmission service specials to help you save.

2018 Ram 5500 Transmission Cost

The rate of a new 2018 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 less expensive, in some cases costing less than $150. These services are crucial to prolonging the life of your 2018 Ram 5500 transmission. At Mike Shaw Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram, we offer a collection of transmission repair specials and transmission factors premiums. Call 9702364701 or schedule an appointment online to learn more!

2018 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.
  • Transmission fluid leaks are the most normal sign you need a transmission fluid change or potentially even a complete flush service. It's awesome, but leaks could also mean there's an issue with your transmission hose.
  • 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 conceivable needs more lubricant or something more critical could be at fault.
  • Strange smells are a sign your transmission fluid is burning inside your components.
  • An pronounced sign would be if your 2018 Ram 5500 transmission warning light is on.

If you experience or think you may be experiencing each 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 2018 Ram 5500 into our factory-trained technicians and we can investigate each issues your vehicle may have for free as part of our multi-point inspection process. Schedule your transmission service online today!