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    Professional Transmission Care, At Your Convenience

    Customer service always comes first at Ralph's Transmission. We have built our reputation on communication, care and quality transmission repair services. Our longtime customers know they can count on our team to treat them right and get the work done properly—in a timely manner. Working Around Yo…Read More

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    Transmission Maintenance for Your Truck Fleet

    Do you have a fleet of work trucks or service vehicles? Your business may depend on these heavy duty vehicles every single day, and they are generally put through a lot of wear and tear. Service providers, utility companies, Central Valley farmers, delivery services, civil services, and many more or…Read More

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    5 Questions to Ask Before a Transmission Rebuild

    If your auto mechanic is recommending a transmission rebuild, it's important to understand as much as you can about the process before you authorize the work to be done. Here are 5 of the best questions you should ask when your auto shop recommends a transmission rebuild? 1. Are You Rebuilding or Re…Read More

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    How Often Should I Change My Transmission Fluid?

    Transmission fluid is very similar to engine oil. It provides vital lubricating, cleaning and cooling properties within the transmission system. It keeps internal parts protected and working as designed, which is important for the overall performance and long-term health of your transmission. Over t…Read More

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    5 Reasons to Use a Transmission Specialist

    If you have a heart problem, you are probably going to schedule an appointment with a cardiologist. They are going to offer more specialized knowledge and experience in addressing your condition—at least compared to your general family doctor or some other sort of medical specialist. They focus on…Read More

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    What to Look for in a Transmission Repair Warranty

    Whether you are getting major transmission repairs or just having certain parts replaced, you will want to ask your repair provider about any warranties attached. Specific parts may come with a manufacturer warranty. Services performed by the transmission repair shop might also be covered in case yo…Read More

  7. How Accurate Are Transmission Diagnostics?

    Transmission inspections at Ralph's Transmission consist of three primary steps: Road Test Diagnostic Test Physical Inspection Our expert transmission technicians go through each of these procedures in order to identify the source of the transmission problem. This way, we can recommend the necessary…Read More

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    Does Your Transmission Need to Be Replaced?

    Transmission problems can be very frustrating. Transmission damage may make your vehicle tough to drive at certain speeds, or it may not shift into gear at all. The last thing you want is to completely break down on the side of the road. It's always best to deal with transmission issues—and any au…Read More