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Ram 4500 Transmission

Ram 4500 transmission services offered by Mike Shaw Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram:

  • Transmission Flush
  • Transmission Fluid Change
  • Transmission Restoration
  • Transmission Filter Replacement
  • Transmission Repair
  • A Full Ram 4500Transmission Service includes a flush, fluid change, 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 Ram 4500 transmission repair and are OEM certified. Check out our service team reviews online to see why thousands of Ram 4500 owners determine us for fast, affordable, and safe auto repair.

Ram 4500 Transmission Fluid

A transmission fluid change is ordinarily half the value of a transmission flush as it requires a lot fewer fluid and time to perform. Ram 4500 transmission fluid changes are immensely critical 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 Ram 4500 transmission will slip. Check your car's owner's manual for more information on the clear 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 picking a service center, give us a call at 9702364701 and one of our service veterans will gladly help.

Ram 4500 Transmission Filter

Changing your Ram 4500 transmission filter isn't as easy as other filters in your vehicle. There are multiple components to your transmission filter including the filter itself, which is consistently a metal plate with a fiber material that catches pollutants. Your Ram 4500 will also contain a gasket, pickup tube, and rubber seal which may all need to be replaced along with the filter. Your Ram 4500 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 mostly promote transmission service coupons ranging from filter discounts to fluid specials on a monthly basis. Click here for more service specials and parts specials.

Ram 4500 Transmission Flush

A transmission flush is ordinarily twice the price of a fluid change due to the sum 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 extra parts of your transmission. A Ram 4500 transmission flush also uses about 10 quarts of fluid to solely 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 basic if your system contains dirt or debris. If the fluid is extremely dark or contains back-up sediments, we would endorse a complete system flush instead of just exchanging the fluid. If you'd like one of our experienced Ram 4500 technicians to examine your transmission fluid, book your transmission service online or give Mike Shaw Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram a call at 9702364701.

Ram 4500 Transmission Problems

Common warning signs that your transmission is having issues are:

  • Transmission fluid leaks are the most commonplace 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.
  • An conspicuous sign would be if your Ram 4500 transmission warning light is on.
  • Strange smells are a sign your transmission fluid is burning inside your components.
  • One of the most commonplace signs is when your transmission shifts gears but the result of those shifts are delayed.
  • If you notice an distinct noise or grinding sound when you shift gears or if you feel your gears catching when you change them then your transmission handy needs more lubricant or something more alarming could be at fault.

If you experience or think you may be experiencing all 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 Ram 4500 into our factory-trained technicians and we can diagnose all issues your vehicle may have for free as part of our multi-point inspection process. Schedule your transmission service online today!

Ram 4500 Automatic vs Manual Transmission

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

Not only are the fluids various between manual and automatic transmissions but the level of heat the fluids experience is especially various. Automatic transmissions generate a few more heat and thus the fluid in your transmission must be changed more frequently. If you don't change your Ram 4500 transmission fluid, your transmission will have broken metal shavings and contrasting corrosive material spread throughout the basic components of your Ram 4500. You should frequently check the fluid levels between your fluid and transmission flush service intervals. In frequent 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.

Ram 4500 Transmission Cost

The cost of a new Ram 4500 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 extraordinary to prolonging the life of your Ram 4500 transmission. At Mike Shaw Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram, we offer a variety of transmission repair specials and transmission parts deductions. Call 9702364701 or schedule an appointment online to learn more!

Ram 4500 Transmission Replacement

Car transmissions are exceedingly complex. Deciding on whether to rebuild or replace a bad transmission can be tremendously hard. Normally, the deciding factor is deciding which components are bad or failing. During a rebuild, Mike Shaw Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram will completely disassemble your Ram 4500 transmission and clean and inspect every single part. This requires giant knowledge of not on the components of the transmission, but the cost of repair versus replacement. It also requires knowing which parts are persuasive. Our certified Ram master technicians specialize in transmissions and can complete this process abruptly and effectively.

Ram 4500 transmission replacement is a much simpler option, however, it can be more costly in the brief term. Rate shouldn't be your only concern when watching for a transmission replacement, especially in a Ram 4500. Having the newest and most suitable parts assembled by a factory trained master technician can save you a gigantic 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 mostly promote a assortment of transmission replacement specials and transmission service specials to help you save.