1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 6 Signs of Low Transmission Fluid

    Transmission fluid is the lifeblood of your transmission. If the transmission fluid is low, there are any number of problems that can develop. A transmission system has many moving parts and the fluid plays a vital role in providing lubrication, hydraulic pressure and cooling properties between all …Read More

  4. Ralph’s Transmission Customer Appreciates “Awesome” Service

    Kelly was getting ready to take a camping trip, but noticed that her 2012 Chevrolet Traverse was acting strange. It was really acting up when she would drive at higher speeds. The transmission seemed to be slipping and the vehicle was struggling to accelerate. The front end would also shake sometime…Read More

  5. 5 of the Most Common Transmission Problems

    When your transmission isn't working right, your vehicle won't shift properly and it may not even go into gear at all. The more you know about your transmission, the better you can take care of it with preventative maintenance. If something is damaged inside your transmission, it's best to get it re…Read More

  6. Nissan Owner Gets Transmission Serviced at Ralph’s Transmission

    Maria drives a 2014 Nissan Altima and knew that it was due for a transmission service. She called Ralph's Transmission in Modesto and spoke with Erika Alcazar, who is our lead Service Advisor. She scheduled an appointment to bring her car into the shop, and by the end of the process she was very hap…Read More

  7. Summertime is a Good Time for a Transmission Service

    This has been an unusual year, with the past few months, weeks and days all blending together. If Memorial Day Weekend taught us anything, it's that people are eager to get out and enjoy some "normal" social and outdoor activities, even if things are going to be a little different everywhere this su…Read More