2012 Dodge Durango Transmission Service

Show Your Dodge Durango’s Transmission Some TLC

Whether you drive an automatic or manual, Firestone Complete Auto Care can help diagnose and fix transmission issues. Schedule transmission services for your Durango today.

Service Schedule for 2012 Dodge Durango

Not sure when your 2012 Durango is due for its next transmission service?

What’s the Importance of Your 2012 Durango’s Transmission?

The transmission delivers power from the motor to your wheels so that you can drive at your desired speed. Because your transmission is responsible for converting the right amount of power into the right amount of speed, even the smallest transmission problems should be addressed right away. It's a type of car problem that’s not hard to notice. 2012 Dodge Durango transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, jumping or grinding during acceleration, a feeling of shakiness, or whistling noises and a burning smell coming from under the hood. Let Dodge Durango transmission problems linger and you might notice your fuel economy decrease or discover that your Durango’s not even driveable.

Dodge Transmission Recommendations for 2012 Durangos

According to Dodge, your Durango’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. For example, your Durango differential and transmission fluids should be exchanged at regular intervals with Dodge-approved products. Our technicians know how to service your 2012 Durango up to Dodge-recommended standards. Schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care at the first sign of transmission problems to help diagnose, treat, and prevent major transmission issues.

How Much Do Dodge Durango Transmission Repairs Cost

We do our best to keep Dodge Durango transmission repairs and services affordable. Drop by your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for a free Courtesy Check. We’ll check out your Durango’s major systems and components to help inform your car service decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a fluid exchange or routine maintenance, you can trust our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2012 Dodge Durango Transmission Q&A

  • 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. Remember that when you’re driving down winding roads, and opt for engine braking when possible.
  • How much can my Dodge tow?   Think twice before volunteering to tow a moving trailer, no matter how small. The added load can mess with your transmission system if it exceeds your Durango’s towing capacity. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • Does my Durango's transmission fluid need to be inspected? Maintaining your Dodge Durango transmission fluid is one of the best ways to maintain your transmission's health. 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. Luckily, leaks and low fluid levels are easy to spot and inexpensive to fix.