2013 Dodge Durango Transmission Service

Take Time for Your Dodge Durango Transmission

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

Why is Your 2013 Durango’s Transmission So Important?

The transmission delivers power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive on your terms. Because your transmission is responsible for converting the right amount of power into the right amount of speed, a tiny transmission issue can take a major toll on your car’s performance. They're often easy to notice. Dodge Durango transmission problems can present themselves as shifting delays, jumping or grinding during acceleration, a feeling of shakiness, or whistling noises and a burning smell coming from under the hood. If you don’t pay attention to Dodge Durango transmission trouble you might notice your fuel economy decrease or find that you can't drive your Durango at all.

Dodge Transmission Recommendations for 2013 Durangos

Your Durango’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to Dodge. Specifically, Dodge recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 2013 Dodge Durangos at certain intervals with Dodge-approved transmission fluid. Our expert techs are familiar with 2013 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.

How Much Do Dodge Durango Transmission Repairs Cost

We work to keep the average cost for Dodge Durango transmission fluid changes and repairs affordable. Drop by your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for a free Courtesy Check. We’ll give your Durango a check-up so you can make informed service and repair decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a transmission fluid exchange or preventative maintenance, you can rely on our Triple Promise to deliver a car that’s Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2013 Dodge Durango 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. Remember that when you’re driving down winding roads, and opt for engine braking when possible.
  • How much can I tow in a Dodge Durango? 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.
  • How often does my Durango transmission fluid need to be checked? 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. The good news is that transmission fluid leaks are affordable to repair and easy to spot.
  • Can my Dodge Durango leak transmission fluid? Over time, transmission fluid can leak from your Dodge Durango, potentially causing transmission problems. A transmission fluid leak may be caused by a damaged transmission pan, faulty transmission cooler lines, worn-out seals, a cracked transmission housing, or an overfilled transmission.
  • Where can I get my  Dodge Durango transmission fixed? Your local Firestone Complete Auto Care can troubleshoot and repair Durango transmission systems. Book an appointment online today.
  • Is it okay to drive a Durango with a transmission fluid leak? Driving your Durango with a transmission fluid leak is highly discouraged. Transmission fluid is vital to the smooth operation of your transmission system, and a leak can put the entire system at risk. A transmission fluid leak may lead to decreased performance, overheating, and possibly even transmission failure.