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    Transmission Overheating? Here’s What You Need to Know.

    Everyone knows that their vehicle's engine can overheat. Did you know it can happen to your transmission, as well? In fact, an overheating transmission is a major concern. If it happens, you will want to get your transmission system inspected as soon as possible. It can be very dangerous to drive wi…Read More

  2. A Ralph's technician works on a part that is separated from the vehicle.

    Customer Appreciates Warranty Program at Ralph’s Transmission

    Carolina recently visited Ralph's Transmission in Modesto because her car was having transmission problems. She wasn't sure exactly what was wrong, so she wanted to get a free professional inspection from our expert transmission technicians. After running diagnostic tests, performing an external ins…Read More

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    What to Do if You Have a Transmission Fluid Leak

    If you notice any fluid leaking underneath your car, truck or SUV, you should be concerned. It may be a minor problem like a loose fitting or worn hose. Or, it could be the sign of a much bigger issue. At the first sign of any fluid leak, you should figure out which fluid is leaking and get your veh…Read More

  4. An outside look at a car part outside of the vehicle.

    Signs of a Healthy Transmission

    Over the years on the Ralph's Transmission Blog, we've shared plenty of articles detailing signs of transmission problems. Gears slipping, gears grinding, gears not engaging, fluid leaks, sluggish acceleration—these are just a few ways to see or feel that something may not be right within your veh…Read More

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    Chevy Silverado Owner Recommends Ralph’s Transmission

    Miguel drives a 2007 Chevrolet Silverado 1500. His truck was jumping a little upon acceleration and he knew he was overdue for a transmission service. Miguel had heard good things about Ralph's Transmission in Modesto, so he gave us a call and he brought his truck in for an inspection and maintenanc…Read More

  6. A person drives a classic 1950's car down an open desert road.

    Get Your Transmission Ready for the Central Valley Summer!

    It's no secret that it gets hot around the Central Valley in the summer. It can be sweltering, and this can be rough on your vehicle. It's a good idea to get your cooling system checked out, as well as your air conditioning system. One automotive issue often overlooked heading into the hot summer mo…Read More