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

    4 Reasons to Get Your Transmission Rebuilt

    Sometimes, standard maintenance or repairs will resolve transmission problems. In other cases, a bigger decision needs to be made. Should you replace your damaged transmission or have it rebuilt by a transmission rebuild specialist like Ralph's Transmission? There are some specific benefits to under…Read More

  2. A Ralph's Transmission billboard that reads "3 year 100,000 mile warranty."

    The Ralph’s Transmission Warranty Gives You Peace of Mind

    When it comes to transmission rebuilds in the Central Valley, Ralph's Transmission offers an industry-leading 3 Year, 100,000 Mile Warranty. We stand behind our work with a strong warranty program. If you get your vehicle's transmission rebuilt at Ralph's, you will have the peace of mind that it wil…Read More

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

    When to Consider Rebuilding Your Transmission

    There are many reasons why a full custom transmission rebuild may be recommended over a complete transmission replacement or trying to make partial repairs. It can provide a long-term solution and help make your transmission run like new again. There are pros and cons with other repair or replacemen…Read More

  4. A damaged automatic transmission

    What Are the Signs of a Damaged Torque Converter?

    The torque converter plays a very important role in any automatic transmission system. It controls the shifting of gears while you drive, so the vehicle shifts smoothly upon acceleration or deceleration. If it becomes damaged and starts to fail, it could lead to a variety of major internal transmiss…Read More

  5. A man works on the components of a car with it raised over his head.

    Transmission Problems? Ralph’s Transmission is Here to Help!

    If you are in the Central Valley and experiencing problems with your vehicle's transmission, Ralph's Transmission is here to help you with whatever transmission maintenance or repair services you need. Driving around with a bad transmission can be unsafe and minor transmission issues can quickly dev…Read More

  6. Transmission repair

    Is a Transmission Rebuild Your Best Solution?

    There are often three options to consider when you have major transmission problems and significant internal damage: Repair Replace Rebuild Transmission Repair A transmission repair generally means that the damaged parts are replaced. It may get you back on the road relatively quickly, but it might …Read More

  7. The Check Engine Light Might Be a Transmission Problem

    Your vehicle has many different warning lights and sensors. The newer the car, truck or SUV, the more advanced its computer system. Some vehicles can provide you with very specific messages to let you know what is wrong. Older vehicles may not be so specific. One of the most of common warning lights…Read More

  8. Transmission repair

    5 Ways to Prevent Transmission Problems

    Transmission repairs can be expensive, especially if you have so much internal damage that you have to either replace or rebuild your entire transmission. In many cases, small problems are left ignored until they turn into major issues. What could have been fixed with standard maintenance or minor r…Read More

  9. A technician explores the underbelly of a vehicle.

    What You Need to Know About Transmission Inspections

    At Ralph's Transmission, we will gladly provide you with a free initial transmission inspection. You can call ahead to make an appointment, stop by our downtown Modesto shop or contact us to arrange a tow. We also offer free towing within a 30-mile radius of our location. So, what exactly is include…Read More

  10. A black Dodge on a wide open road with purple mountains in the distance.

    Low Gear Shifting: One of the Most Common Transmission Problems

    People come into the Ralph's Transmission shop every day with a variety of different transmission problems. There are many common signs of transmission damage, including transmission fluid leaks, slipping gears, grinding gears and overheating transmission systems. One of the most common problems we …Read More