Transmission Services for 2021 Ram 3500

Take Time for Your Ram 3500 Transmission

Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 2021 3500, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.

What Does Your Ram 3500 Transmission Do?

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. 2021 Ram 3500 transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, jumping or grinding during acceleration, the car shaking at any speed, or whistling noises or a burning smell coming from beneath the hood. If you don’t pay attention to Ram 3500 transmission trouble you might notice your fuel economy decrease or discover that your 3500’s not even driveable.

Ram Transmission Recommendations for 2021 3500s

According to Ram, your 3500’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. Specifically, Ram recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 2021 Ram 3500s at certain intervals with Ram-approved transmission fluid. Our technicians know how to service your 2021 3500 up to Ram-recommended standards. Schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care at the first sign of transmission problems to help keep your engine running at peak performance.

How Much Do Ram 3500 Transmission Repairs Cost

We do our best to keep Ram 3500 transmission repairs and services affordable. Drop by your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for 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 preventative maintenance, you can trust our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2021 Ram 3500 Questions & Answers

  • What happens when you "ride" your Ram's brakes? Keeping your foot on the brake pedal or lightly but consistently pushing it down can lead to transmission problems. Pay attention to how often you apply your brake and use engine braking when possible.
  • How much can I tow in a Ram 3500? 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? Maintaining your Ram 3500 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 Ram, so check with your technician first. Leaks or low transmission fluid are easy to spot and affordable to repair.
  • Is it possible for transmission fluid to leak from my Ram 3500? Over time, transmission fluid can leak from your Ram 3500, 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.
  • Who fixes Ram 3500 transmission leaks? Your local Firestone Complete Auto Care can troubleshoot and repair 3500 transmission systems. Book an appointment online today.
  • Can I drive my Ram 3500 with a transmission fluid leak? You should avoid driving with a transmission fluid leak. Your transmission system relies on transmission fluid to operate properly, and a leak may decrease performance, cause your 3500 to overheat, or even lead to transmission failure.