2011 Ram 3500 Transmission Service & Repairs

2011 Ram 3500 Maintenance Schedule

Not sure when your 2011 3500 is due for its next transmission service?

Why is Your 2011 3500’s Transmission So Important?

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, a small transmission issue can put a big dent in your 3500’s performance. They're often easy to notice. Ram 3500 transmission problems can present themselves as shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, the car shaking on the road, or a burning smell or whistling sounds coming from under the hood. If you don’t pay attention to Ram 3500 transmission trouble you could see your fuel economy decrease or find that you can't drive your 3500 at all.

Ram Transmission Recommendations for 2011 3500s

Your 3500’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to Ram. First off, your 3500 differential and transmission fluids should be exchanged at regular intervals with Ram-approved products. Our technicians are trained to service 2011  Ram 3500 transmission systems according to vehicle manufacturer recommendations. 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.

Ram 3500 Transmission Service Pricing

We work to keep the average cost for Ram 3500 transmission fluid changes and repairs affordable. Visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and we’ll give your car a free Courtesy Check. We’ll check out your 3500’s major systems and components to help inform your car service decisions. Whether your car 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.

Questions About 2011 Ram 3500’s Transmission

  • Is it bad to ride the brakes in your Ram? 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.
  • What can I tow in a Ram? 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 3500’s towing capacity. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • When should I have my 3500's transmission fluid checked or exchanged? Caring for your Ram 3500’s transmission fluid is a great way to help it 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 3500 Transmission Service

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