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Dodge Grand Caravan Transmission

Dodge Grand Caravan transmission services offered by Mike Shaw Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram:

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

Dodge Grand Caravan Transmission Fluid

A transmission fluid change is usually half the value of a transmission flush as it requires a few less fluid and time to perform. Dodge Grand Caravan transmission fluid changes are extremely climactic to keep your vehicle's transmission cool and lubricated. If you don't routinely change your fluids at least every 30,000 miles or so, you may find that your Dodge Grand Caravan transmission will slip. Check your car's owner's manual for more information on the indisputable mileage intervals in which your transmission needs the fluid replaced. 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 studying fluid levels, pricing, or finding a service center, give us a call at 9702364701 and one of our service advisors will gladly help.

Dodge Grand Caravan Transmission Flush

A transmission flush is usually twice the price 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 diverse components of your transmission. A Dodge Grand Caravan 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 gigantic if your system contains dirt or debris. If the fluid is remarkably dark or contains other sediments, we would recommend a complete system flush instead of just exchanging the fluid. If you'd like one of our experienced Dodge Grand Caravan technicians to examine your transmission fluid, book your transmission service online or give Mike Shaw Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram a call at 9702364701.

Dodge Grand Caravan Transmission Filter

Changing your Dodge Grand Caravan transmission filter isn't as uncomplicated as alternative filters in your vehicle. There are multiple elements to your transmission filter including the filter itself, which is commonly a metal plate with a fiber material that catches pollutants. Your Dodge Grand Caravan will also contain a gasket, pickup tube, and rubber seal which may all need to be replaced along with the filter. Your Dodge Grand Caravan transmission filter will need to be replaced every 30,000 or 50,000 miles. Be positive 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 rebates to fluid specials on a monthly basis. Click here for more service specials and parts specials.

Dodge Grand Caravan Automatic vs Manual Transmission

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

Not only are the fluids diversified between manual and automatic transmissions but the level of heat the fluids experience is remarkably diversified. Automatic transmissions generate a lot more heat and thus the fluid in your transmission must be changed more frequently. If you don't change your Dodge Grand Caravan transmission fluid, your transmission will have broken metal shavings and diversified corrosive material spread throughout the essential components of your Dodge Grand Caravan. You should frequently check the fluid levels between your fluid and transmission flush service intervals. In many 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.

Dodge Grand Caravan Transmission Replacement

Car transmissions are extremely complex. Determining on whether to rebuild or replace a bad transmission can be exceedingly troublesome. Naturally, the determining factor is determining which components are bad or failing. During a rebuild, Mike Shaw Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram will completely disassemble your Dodge Grand Caravan transmission and clean and diagnose every single part. This requires extensive knowledge of not on the components of the transmission, but the cost of repair versus replacement. It also requires knowing which parts are awesome. Our certified Dodge master technicians specialize in transmissions and can complete this process expeditiously and effectively.

Dodge Grand Caravan transmission replacement is a much simpler selection, however, it can be more costly in the short term. Price shouldn't be your only concern when looking for a transmission replacement, especially in a Dodge Grand Caravan. Having the newest and most relevant parts assembled by a factory trained master technician can save you a giant amount of money in the long run. The selection 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 consistently publish a variety of transmission replacement specials and transmission service specials to help you save.

Dodge Grand Caravan Transmission Problems

Common warning signs that your transmission is having issues are:

  • 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 significant could be at fault.
  • An pronounced sign would be if your Dodge Grand Caravan transmission warning light is on.
  • One of the most commonplace 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.
  • Transmission fluid leaks are the most commonplace sign you need a transmission fluid change or potentially even a complete flush service. It's unique, but leaks could also represent 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 now and we'll walk you through the step by step process of checking your fluid levels or you can bring your Dodge Grand Caravan 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!

Dodge Grand Caravan Transmission Cost

The cost of a new Dodge Grand Caravan 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 fancy, in some cases costing less than $150. These services are convenient to prolonging the life of your Dodge Grand Caravan transmission. At Mike Shaw Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram, we proposal a assortment of transmission repair specials and transmission parts discounts. Call 9702364701 or schedule an appointment online to read more!