2020 Ram 1500 Classic Transmission Service

What Does Your Ram 1500 Classic Transmission Do?

The transmission delivers power from the motor to your wheels so that you can drive at your desired speed. Since the transmission has to translate the precise amount of power for your desired 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. Ram 1500 Classic transmission problems can present themselves as shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, the car shaking at any speed, or whistling noises and a burning smell coming from under the hood. If you don’t pay attention to Ram 1500 Classic transmission trouble your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or discover that your 1500 Classic’s not even driveable.

Ram Transmission Recommendations for 2020 1500 Classics

Ram recommends having your 1500 Classic's transmission system routinely inspected for wear and tear. First off, the transmission fluid in your 1500 Classic should be exchanged regularly with Ram-approved fluid. Our technicians know how to service your 2020 1500 Classic up to Ram-recommended standards. As soon as you suspect something’s wrong with your 1500 Classic’s transmission, book an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your Ram running for miles and miles.

How Much Do Ram 1500 Classic Transmission Repairs Cost

We work hard to offer affordable Ram 1500 Classic transmission repairs and services. Visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and we’ll give your car a free Courtesy Check. We’ll check out your 1500 Classic’s major systems and components to help inform your car service decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a transmission fluid exchange or preventative maintenance, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2020 Ram 1500 Classic Questions & Answers

  • What happens when you "ride" your Ram's brakes? Riding the brakes (keeping your foot lightly pressed on the brake pedal for a long time) can lead to transmission issues over time. Keep that in mind when driving in hilly terrain and remember to use engine braking when possible.
  • How much can I tow in a Ram 1500 Classic? Think twice before volunteering to tow a moving trailer, no matter how small it is. The added load can mess with your transmission system if it exceeds your 1500 Classic’s towing capacity. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • How often does my 1500 Classic transmission fluid need to be checked? Regularly checking and exchanging your 2020 1500 Classic’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 Ram, so check with your technician first. Luckily, leaks and low fluid levels are easy to spot and inexpensive to fix.

Brake for Ram 1500 Classic Transmission Service

Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 2020 1500 Classic, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.