Transmission Services for 2020 Ram 3500

What Does Your Ram 3500 Transmission Do?

Your transmission carries power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive at the speed you desire. Since the transmission has to translate the precise amount of power for your desired amount of speed, a tiny transmission issue can take a major toll on your car’s performance. It's a type of car problem that’s not hard to notice. 2020 Ram 3500 transmission problems could include shifting delays, grinding when accelerating, the car shaking at any speed, or whistling noises and a burning smell coming from under the hood. If you ignore Ram 3500 transmission issues your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that you can't drive your 3500 at all.

Ram Transmission Recommendations for 2020 3500s

According to Ram, your 3500’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. First off, the transmission fluid in your 3500 should be exchanged regularly with Ram-approved fluid. Our technicians are trained to service 2020  Ram 3500 transmission systems according to vehicle manufacturer recommendations. If you think there’s something wrong with your 3500’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your Ram running for miles and miles.

Ram 3500 Transmission Service Cost

We work hard to offer affordable Ram 3500 transmission repairs and services. Visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and we’ll give your car a free Courtesy Check. We'll inspect your 3500's major operating systems so you can have the information you need to make the best decision for your car. Whether your vehicle needs a transmission fluid exchange or repair, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2020 Ram 3500 Transmission Q&A

  • Is it bad to ride the brakes in your Ram? Riding the brakes or keeping your foot on the brake pedal (even lightly) can lead to transmission issues. Keep that in mind when driving in hilly terrain and remember to use 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. Defying your 3500 towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Double check your owner's manual to ensure your 3500 is equipped with a towing setup and can handle whatever you're thinking about towing.
  • How often does my 3500 transmission fluid need to be checked? Regularly checking and exchanging your 2020 3500’s transmission fluid is one of the best ways to help the transmission system perform. A general rule of thumb is to have your transmission fluid checked and changed about every 30,000 to 60,000 miles, but that timeline can change if you're hard on your Ram. The good news is that transmission fluid leaks are affordable to repair and easy to spot.

Show Your Ram 3500’s Transmission Some TLC

Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 2020 3500, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.