• Ralph's Transmission Helps Track Down Replacement Transmission for Customer's Honda Civic Hybrid

    Tuesday 14 November 2017

    Theresa wasn't sure what to do when her 2009 Honda Civic Hybrid was experiencing transmission problems. She knew that not every auto shop has the knowledge or expertise to work on hybrid vehicles, so she began calling around. Thankfully for Theresa, one of the places she called was Ralph's Transmission in Modesto. "As soon as... read more

  • The Story Behind the Old Ralph's Transmission Sign

    Tuesday 07 November 2017

    Since owners Mario & Maria Jauregui took over Ralph's Transmission a few years back, a lot of changes have been made. The place has a bold new logo and look. The building and shop have undergone major upgrades and renovations to bring the repair facility into the 21st century. An incredible team of transmission repair specialists was brought on board to provide the best servic... read more

  • Ralph's Transmission Helps Customer Replace Damaged Transmission

    Tuesday 31 October 2017

    Evangelina was recently in an accident that did some significant damage to her 2012 Ford Focus. Eventually, the transmission started acting up and was not running right over 30 MPH. Evangelina knew she had to get it checked out by a professional, which is why she turned to Ralph's Transmission in Modesto. After a thorough internal inspection, the technicians at... read more

  • What is the Rear Main Engine Seal?

    Tuesday 24 October 2017

    It's one of the simplest of parts on any vehicle, but it is also one of the most important. Unfortunately, it is also one that is commonly overlooked by auto repair shops when they work on engine or transmission repairs. We're talking about the rear main engine seal. What Does the Rear Main Seal Do? The seal is located where the engine's crankshaft connects to the... read more

  • What Are Transmission Diagnostics?

    Tuesday 17 October 2017

    We've all been to the doctor for a routine check up. They will look you over, ask some questions and perform a few simple tests to get a general picture of your health. This is kind of what an external inspection is like at Ralph's Transmission. We look everything over to see if there are any glaring problems with a transmission. Ho... read more