2012 RAM 1500 Transmission

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2012 RAM 1500 Transmission

2012 RAM 1500 transmission services offered by Larry H. Miller Dodge Ram Peoria:

  • Transmission Filter Replacement
  • Transmission Flush
  • Transmission Restoration
  • Transmission Fluid Change
  • Transmission Repair
  • A Full 2012 RAM 1500Transmission Service includes a filter replacement, flush, fluid change, gasket, hose and pan inspection and a free multi-point inspection on all other components.

At Larry H. Miller Dodge Ram Peoria, our gifted technicians specialize in 2012 RAM 1500 transmission repair and are OEM certified. Check out our awesome service department reviews online to see why thousands of RAM 1500 glad owners prefer us for fast, economical, and dependable auto repair.

2012 RAM 1500 Transmission Fluid

A transmission fluid change is usually half the price of a transmission flush as it requires a lot less fluid and time to correctly perform. 2012 RAM 1500 transmission fluid changes are remarkably critical to keep your vehicle's transmission cool and lubricated. If you don't routinely and repeatedly change your fluids at least every 30,000 miles or so, you may find that your 2012 RAM 1500 transmission will immediately slip. Check your car's owner's manual for more details on the specific mileage intervals in which your transmission needs the fluid changed. At Larry H. Miller Dodge Ram Peoria, we offer an assortment of transmission fluid specials. You can also schedule transmission service online and save even more. if you need help researching fluid levels, pricing, or finding a respected service center, give us a call at 6234007471 and one of our adept service advisors will gladly help.

2012 RAM 1500 Transmission Flush

A transmission flush is normally twice the price of a fluid change due to the amount of difficult time the service takes and the fact that the flush not only replaces the fluid in the pan but again removes excessive fluid from the cooler lines and other parts of your essential transmission. A 2012 RAM 1500 transmission flush again uses about 10 quarts of fluid to entirely clean and flush out the system.

How do you know if you need a Transmission Fluid Change or Transmission Flush?

A transmission flush is only necessary if your system contains unchecked dirt or debris. If the fluid is remarkably dark or contains other sediments, we would advise a complete system flush instead of only just exchanging the fluid. If you'd like one of our experienced and adept RAM 1500 mechanics to meticulously examine your transmission fluid, book your transmission service online or give Larry H. Miller Dodge Ram Peoria a call at 6234007471.

2012 RAM 1500 Transmission Filter

Changing your 2012 RAM 1500 transmission filter isn't as easy as other filters in your vehicle. There are multiple important components to your transmission filter including the filter itself, which is usually a metal plate with a fiber material that catches pollutants. Your 2012 RAM 1500 will likewise contain a gasket, pickup tube, and rubber seal which may all need to be replaced along with the filter. Your 2012 RAM 1500 transmission filter will need to be replaced every 30,000 or 50,000 miles. Be sure to check your vehicle's maintenance guide for more facts on mileage and time intervals. You can still give Larry H. Miller Dodge Ram Peoria a call for expert and rapid advice. If you'd like us to handle your transmission service, we frequently promote transmission service coupons ranging from filter discounts to fluid specials on a monthly basis. Click here for more service specials and parts specials.

2012 RAM 1500 Automatic vs Manual Transmission

Automatic and manual transmission will regularly require a variety of different fluids. Automatic transmission fluids are usually thinner and are regularly red or green in color. Manual transmission fluid or gear oil is more stout and thicker due to additives and other critical compounds necessary to lubricate the gearbox and other components. Manual transmissions have a higher friction environment due to the way gears are changed, thus the lubricant is immensely different.

Not only are the fluids different between manual and automatic transmissions but the level of heat the fluids experience is remarkably different. Automatic transmissions generate ample heat and thus the fluid in your transmission must be changed more usually. If you don't change your 2012 RAM 1500 transmission fluid, your transmission will have unpredictable broken metal shavings and other corrosive material spread throughout the vital components of your 2012 RAM 1500. You should usually check the fluid levels between your fluid and transmission flush service intervals. In many cases, manual transmissions don't come equipped with a dipstick to check your fluid levels, so it can be very difficult to do. Call or visit Larry H. Miller Dodge Ram Peoria for more data if your transmission doesn't contain a dipstick.

2012 RAM 1500 Transmission Problems

Common warning signs that your transmission is having issues are:

  • If you notice an odd noise or grinding sound when you shift gears or if you feel your gears catching when you change them then your transmission likely needs more lubricant or something more serious could be at fault.
  • Strange smells are a sign your transmission fluid is burning inside your parts.
  • One of the most common signs is when your transmission shifts gears but the result of those shifts are delayed.
  • Transmission fluid leaks are the most common and critical sign you need a transmission fluid change or potentially even a complete flush service. It's uncommon, but leaks could again mean there's an issue with your transmission hose.
  • An expeditiously evident sign would be if your 2012 RAM 1500 transmission warning light is on.

If you experience or think you may be experiencing any of these issues, give Larry H. Miller Dodge Ram Peoria a call today and we'll walk you through the step by step process of checking your fluid levels or you can bring your 2012 RAM 1500 into our OEM-Certified skilled mechanics and we can correctly diagnose any issues your car may have for free as part of our multi-point check process. Schedule your transmission service online today!

2012 RAM 1500 Transmission Cost

The cost of a new 2012 RAM 1500 transmission could be over $3,500 depending on the vehicle, nonetheless, transmission services such as fluid changes and a transmission fluid flush are highly less costly, in some cases costing less than $150. These services are essential to prolonging the life of your 2012 RAM 1500 transmission. At Larry H. Miller Dodge Ram Peoria, we offer a vast variety of transmission repair specials and transmission components discounts. Call 6234007471 or schedule an appointment online to learn more!

2012 RAM 1500 Transmission Replacement

Car transmissions are exceptionally complex. Deciding on whether to completely rebuild or replace a bad transmission can be exceedingly difficult. Usually, the deciding determinant is determining which components are bad or failing. During a rebuild, Larry H. Miller Dodge Ram Peoria will completely disassemble your 2012 RAM 1500 transmission and cautiously clean and check out each single part. This requires tremendously considerable knowledge of not only the components of the transmission, but the cost of repair versus replacement. It still requires knowing which parts are compatible. Our certified RAM master technicians specialize in transmissions and can complete this process meticulously, expeditiously and adequately.

2012 RAM 1500 transmission replacement is a much simpler option, nevertheless, it can be more pricey in the short term. Price shouldn't be your only concern when looking for a transmission replacement, especially in a 2012 RAM 1500. Having the newest and most compatible parts assembled by a factory trained master technician can save you a considerable amount of money in the long run. The option that's best for you is completely your decision. Call the service experts at Larry H. Miller Dodge Ram Peoria and let us help you. We regularly promote a wide range of transmission replacement specials and transmission service specials to help you save.

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