Sorted by Archive: August, 2017 ( 5 post/s)

  • Ralph's Transmission Takes Customer Service to a New Level

    Tuesday 29 August 2017

    Automotive repair can be an unpredictable business. As a leading transmission shop that's been around for almost 50 years, Ralph's Transmission has seen just about everything. Even though we specialize only in transmission repair, transmission service and transmission rebuilds, we often help customers with other minor auto repair work when emergencies happen. Edward's story is quite a dramatic one. It started simply e... read more

  • Ralph's Transmission Has Been Family Owned and Operated Since 1969

    Tuesday 22 August 2017

    We take great pride in our history at Ralph's Transmission, even though things are a lot different around the shop now. When the original Ralph opened the shop on 9th Street back in 1969, it was always meant to be a small, family-run shop serving the local community of Modesto and the surrounding Central Valley areas. That commitment hasn't changed. We are still family owned and operated. And, Ralph... read more

  • Ralph's Transmission Gets Customer's Dodge Back on the Road

    Tuesday 15 August 2017

    Leeann was beyond frustrated with her 2002 Dodge Durango. It had recurring transmission issues and certain fault codes would always come up any time diagnostics were run. She had brought it into Ralph's Transmission multiple times in the past to determine the issues, but she could never commit to making the repairs. It had basically been parked in her driveway for almost two years and she was giving up hope. Recen... read more

  • Are Your Gears Grinding?

    Tuesday 08 August 2017

    It's an unpleasant sound, for sure. It never feels good when you are shifting gears and you hear (and usually feel) that awful grinding noise. It's not good for the transmission, and especially the gears themselves. In this article, we will explore what makes the gears grind. We'll look at ways to avoid grinding your gears. And, we'll talk about repairs and maintenance you can expect if you grind your gears a lot. Automatic vs. Manual Transmission This article... read more

  • 10 Reasons to Trust Your Vehicle with Ralph's Transmission

    Tuesday 01 August 2017

    Nilesh was in a dilemma. He was trying to decide if he wanted to fix up his 2004 BMW X3 or just go and buy a new car. He knew his old car had some transmission problems that needed to be addressed. He just wasn't sure what was wrong and how much it would cost to get things fixed up. Nilesh had visited Ralph's Transmission before for... read more

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