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    5 Simple Steps to a Healthy Transmission

    It's the new year and many of us have made resolutions. For most, these resolutions revolve around living a healthier lifestyle. You may want to cut out sugars and carbs. You want to exercise more and lose weight. These are great resolutions to have, especially if you stick with them. Another resolu…Read More

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    4 Signs of Rear Main Engine Seal Failure

    Though it is not technically part of the transmission system, the rear main engine seal is a component we often have to replace for customers at Ralph's Transmission. If this critical seal is damaged or weakened, oil leakage can cause serious powertrain problems that could affect both the transmissi…Read More

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    Keep Your Transmission Healthy This Winter

    The winter season is almost here in the Central Valley. And though we don't have to worry much about snow around here, it can get quite cold and wet. Colder weather generally puts more strain on your transmission system and other vehicle components. It's a good idea to take a few extra steps to make…Read More

  4. A man with soft, white gloves adjusts components in a vehicle.

    Dodge Owner Gets Transmission and Drivetrain Repairs

    Terry brought his 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan to Ralph's Transmission because the transmission was giving him problems. The check engine light was on and the transmission would make a loud whining sound whenever he tried to engage the vehicle in forward or reverse. The service team at Ralph's Transmiss…Read More

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    What We’re Thankful for at Ralph’s Transmission

    The entire team at Ralph's Transmission would like to wish you and your family a very Happy Thanksgiving! We hope you are all able to spend more time with your friends and family this holiday season. We know it's been a challenging couple of years for everyone. Thanksgiving is a time to sit back and…Read More

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    Dodge Ram Owner Gets Rear Differential and Drive Line Repaired

    Raymond drives a 2007 Dodge Ram 2500. He had an after-market lift kit installed, but ultimately starting having some shifting problems in his truck. Once he would get up to 45-55 MPH, he was hearing a strange humming noise and the gears would sometimes slip. Raymond was worried he had a transmission…Read More

  7. A man inserts a new part in the underbelly of a car.

    The Transmission Repair Process at Ralph’s Transmission

    Customers are almost always a little apprehensive about visiting any automotive shop for the first time. It's usually because they don't know what kind of process to expect. At Ralph's Transmission, we have nothing to hide. We'll gladly walk you through our process and let you know exactly what to e…Read More