1. Check Out the New RalphsTransmission.com!

    Ralph's Transmission has a new website, and you are on it right now. All of our old blog articles and information will still be available as always, but we are excited to have a new design and hosting service that will help us keep moving into the future. We hope you spend some time clicking through…Read More

  2. Your Transmission Shop in Modesto and Car Noises

    Noises are to be expected when you fire up your car and hit the road. The wind whistles past the outboard mirrors, the tires hum of the asphalt and little pieces in the dash rub together to generate little squeaks that often drive you up the wall. But these are noised you expect to hear when driving…Read More

  3. Transmission Repair in Modesto and Maintenance Tips

    One of the most important things you can do to ensure the longest life and best value out of your vehicle is to study your owner’s manual. Inside this handy little booklet, you will discover everything you need to keep your vehicle running at peak efficiency. Your owner’s manual lets you know wh…Read More

  4. Special Financing Now Available at Ralph’s Transmission!

    At Ralph's Transmission, we understand that not everyone has extra money lying around to deal with major transmission repairs or a full custom transmission rebuild. At the same time, you depend on your car, truck or SUV every day. Whether you use it for work, for family or just for your own daily c…Read More

  5. Customer Appreciates Honest Service at Ralph’s Transmission

    Frank thought he needed a complete transmission fluid flush for his 2003 Toyota Corolla. He knew Ralph's Transmission in Modesto had a great reputation, so he brought his car into our shop for the service. Ultimately, Frank was pleasantly surprised with the honest service he received. "The thing …Read More

  6. The History of Ralph’s Transmission

    When Ralph Perry first opened his small transmission shop back in 1969, little did he know that it would even still be around 50 years later. He benefited from choosing a great place to locate the shop, right in the heart of downtown Modesto on 9th Street. As the city (and the entire Central Val…Read More

  7. Ralph’s Transmission Goes Above and Beyond for Local Jeep Owner

    Shawn first brought his 1982 Jeep C27 into Ralph's Transmission in Modesto back in February of 2017. At that time, it had a multitude of clutch, transmission and drivetrain issues that required repairs. The transmission technicians at Ralph's looked over the vehicle carefully and found numerous …Read More

  8. Is it Better to Replace or Rebuild Your Transmission?

    This is a question we get all the time at Ralph's Transmission, and it's a good one worth asking. People come into our Modesto shop with transmissions that have severe internal damage that's beyond conventional repairs. Repairing Internal Transmission Damage When it comes to the health and performa…Read More

  9. ACURA OWNER TREATED RIGHT AT RALPH’S TRANSMISSION

    Ryan noticed that his 2002 Acura TL wasn't shifting correctly as he was driving on the freeway and the check engine light had come on. Later, he saw that there was a transmission fluid leak, as well. He decided to bring his car into Ralph's Transmission in Modesto for an expert inspection and re…Read More