1. A damaged automatic transmission

    6 Signs of a Failing Torque Converter

    Automatic vehicles feature a torque converter as part of the transmission. It's one of the key components that allows the car or truck to shift automatically between gears. It converts power from the engine into hydraulic pressure that ultimately controls the shifting. A failing torque converter is …Read More

  2. 10 Ways to Keep Your Transmission Healthy

    When you take the steps to take care of your transmission, you will get better performance and a longer lifespan out of the sensitive components within the transmission system. It's common for internal parts to fail and that leads to bigger issues. However, there are preventative steps you can take …Read More

  3. At Ralph’s Transmission, Quality is Everything!

    When we were renovating Ralph's Transmission several years ago, we updated everything. The shop got a facelift and everything inside was upgraded. We designed a new logo. Most importantly, we came up with a new slogan: "A Commitment to Quality Since 1969." Centered Around Quality We felt this phrase…Read More

  4. Ralph’s Transmission is Central Valley Strong!

    Ralph's Transmission has been in the same location in Downtown Modesto (just up 9th Street a few blocks from the Modesto Arch) since 1969. We celebrated our 50th anniversary just last year. Even though 2020 has thrown us all some curve balls, our transmission shop is still here to serve the transmis…Read More

  5. Jeep Owner Appreciates the Ralph’s Transmission Warranty Program

    Back in 2018, Terry brought his son's 2001 Jeep Grand Cherokee in to Ralph's Transmission for a full custom transmission rebuild. Like all transmission rebuilds we do in our Modesto repair shop, it was backed by our 3 Year, 100,000 Mile Warranty. We let Terry and his son know to contact us if they e…Read More