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Ram 5500 Transmission

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

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

Ram 5500 Transmission Flush

A transmission flush is ordinarily 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 further parts of your transmission. A 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 great if your system contains dirt or debris. If the fluid is exceptionally 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 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.

Ram 5500 Transmission Fluid

A transmission fluid change is usually half the price of a transmission flush as it requires plentiful less fluid and time to perform. Ram 5500 transmission fluid changes are exceptionally basic 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 Ram 5500 transmission will slip. Check your car's owner's manual for more information on the specific 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 browsing fluid levels, pricing, or finding a service center, give us a call at 9702364701 and one of our service veterans will gladly help.

Ram 5500 Transmission Filter

Changing your Ram 5500 transmission filter isn't as uncomplicated as additional 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 Ram 5500 will also contain a gasket, pickup tube, and rubber seal which may all need to be replenished along with the filter. Your Ram 5500 transmission filter will need to be replenished every 30,000 or 50,000 miles. Be bold 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 professional advice. If you'd like us to handle your transmission service, we generally 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 5500 Transmission Cost

The cost of a new 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 pricey, in some cases costing less than $150. These services are decisive to prolonging the life of your Ram 5500 transmission. At Mike Shaw Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram, we offer a alter of transmission repair specials and transmission parts discounts. Call 9702364701 or schedule an appointment online to learn more!

Ram 5500 Transmission Replacement

Car transmissions are extremely complex. Deciding on whether to rebuild or replace a bad transmission can be exceedingly complicated. Often, the deciding factor is determining which components are bad or failing. During a rebuild, Mike Shaw Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram will completely disassemble your Ram 5500 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 components are compatible. Our certified Ram master technicians specialize in transmissions and can complete this process immediately and effectively.

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 considering for a transmission replacement, especially in a Ram 5500. Having the newest and most applicable parts assembled by a factory persuasive master technician can save you a substantial reward of money in the long run. The option that's finest for you is entirely your decision. Call the service advisors at Mike Shaw Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram and let us help you. We regularly promote a assortment of transmission replacement specials and transmission service specials to help you save.

Ram 5500 Automatic vs Manual Transmission

Automatic and manual transmission will consistently require divergent fluids. Automatic transmission fluids are frequently thinner and are consistently red or green in color. Manual transmission fluid or gear oil is thicker due to additives and other compounds necessary 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 divergent.

Not only are the fluids different between manual and automatic transmissions but the level of heat the fluids experience is exceedingly different. Automatic transmissions generate various more heat and thus the fluid in your transmission must be changed more commonly. If you don't change your Ram 5500 transmission fluid, your transmission will have broken metal shavings and different corrosive material spread throughout the vital components of your Ram 5500. You should commonly 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 exceedingly laborious to do. Call or visit Mike Shaw Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram for more information if your transmission doesn't contain a dipstick.

Ram 5500 Transmission Problems

Common warning signs that your transmission is having issues are:

  • An specific sign would be if your Ram 5500 transmission warning light is on.
  • Transmission fluid leaks are the most routine sign you need a transmission fluid change or potentially even a complete flush service. It's curious, but leaks could also represent 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 likely needs more lubricant or something more hazardous could be at fault.
  • One of the most routine 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 components.

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 Ram 5500 into our factory-trained technicians and we can observe any issues your vehicle may have for free as part of our multi-point inspection process. Schedule your transmission service online today!