2009 Dodge Charger Transmission Service

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Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 2009 Charger, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.

What’s the Importance of Your 2009 Charger’s Transmission?

The transmission delivers power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive on your terms. Because of the transmission’s responsibility to translate the right dose of power into the right amount of speed, a small transmission issue can put a big dent in your Charger’s performance. They're often easy to notice. Dodge Charger transmission problems can present themselves as shifting delays, grinding when accelerating, the car shaking at any speed, or a burning smell or whistling sounds coming from under the hood. Let Dodge Charger transmission problems linger and you could see your fuel economy decrease or find that your Charger isn’t working at all.

Dodge Transmission Recommendations for 2009 Chargers

According to Dodge, your Charger’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. Specifically, your Charger differential and transmission fluids should be exchanged at regular intervals with Dodge-approved products. Our technicians know how to service your 2009 Charger up to Dodge-recommended standards. If you think there’s something wrong with your Charger’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your Dodge running for miles and miles.

How Much Do Dodge Charger Transmission Repairs Cost

We work to keep the average cost for Dodge Charger transmission fluid changes and repairs affordable. Stop by your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care and we'll start your visit with a free Courtesy Check. We’ll give your Charger a check-up so you can make informed service and repair decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a fluid exchange or repair, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2009 Dodge Charger Questions & Answers

  • Is it bad to ride the brakes in your Dodge? Keeping your foot on the brake pedal or lightly but consistently pushing it down can lead to transmission problems. Keep that in mind when driving in hilly terrain and remember to use engine braking when possible.
  • What can I tow in a Dodge? Think twice before offering to tow something for a friend, no matter how small. Defying your Charger towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Check your owner's manual to ensure you have the proper towing setup and aren't going over your towing capacity.
  • Does my Charger's transmission fluid need to be inspected? Maintaining your Dodge Charger transmission fluid is one of the best ways to maintain your transmission's health. Some technicians would say that between 30,000 and 60,000 miles is a good timeframe for having your Dodge's transmission fluid checked and replaced, but that timeline can vary depending on how your vehicle is used and your manufacturer’s recommendations. The good news is that transmission fluid leaks are affordable to repair and easy to spot.
  • Can Dodge Charger transmission fluid leak? Yes. Dodge Charger transmission fluid can leak over time and potentially cause transmission issues. Worn or damaged seals, a loose or damaged transmission pan, a cracked transmission housing, faulty transmission cooler lines, or an overfilled transmission could cause transmission fluid leaks.
  • Who fixes Dodge Charger transmission leaks? Your local Firestone Complete Auto Care can troubleshoot and repair Charger transmission systems. Book an appointment online today.
  • Should I avoid driving my Dodge Charger if there is a transmission fluid leak? It’s not advisable to drive your Charger if it’s leaking transmission fluid. Your transmission system needs transmission fluid to function properly, and a leak can lead to significant problems, such as overheating or reduced performance. You might even experience transmission failure.