2011 Ram Dakota Transmission Service & Repairs

2011 Ram Dakota Service Schedule

When is the best time to get transmission services for your 2011 Ram Dakota?

Why is Your 2011 Dakota’s Transmission So Important?

The transmission delivers power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive on your terms. 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. They're often easy to notice. 2011 Ram Dakota transmission problems can show up 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 Dakota transmission trouble your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that your Dakota isn’t working at all.

Ram Transmission Recommendations for 2011 Dakotas

Ram recommends having your Dakota's transmission system routinely inspected for wear and tear. First off, the transmission fluid in your Dakota should be exchanged regularly with Ram-approved fluid. Our technicians are trained to service 2011  Ram Dakota 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 keep your engine running at peak performance.

Ram Dakota Transmission Service Pricing

We work hard to offer affordable Ram Dakota transmission repairs and services. Drop by your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for a free Courtesy Check. We’ll check out your Dakota’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.

2011 Ram Dakota Transmission Q&A

  • What happens if I "ride" my Ram's brakes? 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 it is. Defying your Dakota towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Check your owner's manual to ensure you have the proper towing setup and aren't going over your towing capacity.
  • Does my Dakota's transmission fluid need to be inspected? Regularly checking and exchanging your 2011 Dakota’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.

Brake for Ram Dakota Transmission Service

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