2001 Dodge Durango Transmission Service

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Automatic or manual transmission, Firestone Complete Auto Care can help. Schedule a transmission service or repair today.

What’s the Importance of Your 2001 Durango’s Transmission?

Your transmission carries power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive at the speed you desire. 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 Durango’s performance. They're often easy to notice. Dodge Durango transmission problems can present themselves as shifting delays, grinding when accelerating, the car shaking at any speed, or whistling noises or a burning smell coming from beneath the hood. Let Dodge Durango transmission problems linger and your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that your Durango isn’t working at all.

Dodge Transmission Recommendations for 2001 Durangos

Dodge recommends having your Durango's transmission system routinely inspected for wear and tear. First off, your Durango differential and transmission fluids should be exchanged at regular intervals with Dodge-approved products. Our expert techs are familiar with 2001 Durango services and perform them according to Dodge-recommended specifications. If you think there’s something wrong with your Durango’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your Dodge running for miles and miles.

Dodge Durango Transmission Service Cost

We do our best to keep Dodge Durango transmission repairs and services affordable. Visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and we’ll give your car a free Courtesy Check. We’ll give your Durango a check-up so you can make informed service and repair decisions. Whether your car needs a transmission fluid exchange or repair, you can trust our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

Questions About 2001 Dodge Durango’s Transmission

  • Is it bad to ride the brakes in your Dodge? Riding the brakes (keeping your foot lightly pressed on the brake pedal for a long time) can lead to transmission issues over time. Pay attention to how often you apply your brake and use engine braking when possible.
  • How much can I tow in a Dodge Durango? Think twice before volunteering to tow your friend's moving trailer, no matter how small. The added load can mess with your transmission system if it exceeds your Durango’s towing capacity. Double check your owner's manual to ensure your Durango is equipped with a towing setup and can handle whatever you're thinking about towing.
  • Does my Durango's transmission fluid need to be inspected? Regularly checking and exchanging your 2001 Durango’s transmission fluid is one of the best ways to help the transmission system perform. About every 30,000 to 60,000 miles is a good timeframe for having your transmission fluid inspected and perhaps changed. Service intervals can vary depending on how you use your Dodge, so check with your technician first. The good news is that transmission fluid leaks are affordable to repair and easy to spot.