1. A red GMC truck in a clearing, surrounded by pine trees.

    What Causes a Truck Transmission to Fail?

    Today's truck transmissions are more similar to standard car transmissions than ever. A vast majority of vehicles on the road these days have automatic transmission systems. Manual transmissions are less common than they used to be in pickup trucks and large SUVs. That's because older manual transmi…Read More

  2. A red GMC truck in a clearing, surrounded by pine trees.

    Is Your Truck’s Transmission Failing?

    Trucks are a way of life in the Central Valley. Whether you use your truck for work, recreation, daily driving or all of the above, you depend on it to get you where you need to go. You might have to haul heavy loads. You may have to go off-road. You may simply just have to get your kids to school a…Read More

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

    Dodge Ram Owner Thankful for Ralph’s Transmission Warranty

    Norm drives a 2001 Dodge Ram 2500 with many miles on it. He was experiencing some shifting problems in his truck, so he wanted to get it looked at by a transmission specialist. Norm brought his truck into the Central Valley transmission experts at Ralph's Transmission in Modesto for a full diagnosti…Read More

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

    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