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1997 Dodge Caravan Base 3dr 113 WB

1997 Dodge Caravan
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Front Wheel Drive, 3 Door, 2WD Special Purpose
20 mpg city / 25 mpg hwy
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The door behind the driver and the back door don't work when it's cold
I have a 2005 Dodge Caravan SXT. I called the dealership to find out if there have been any software updates and was told no. Do I have any other recourse. The doors do unlock j...
Asked by Ellie M April 14, 2014, 1:18 pm 3 replies
back door does not always work
my electric back door does not always work
Asked by Ellie M April 13, 2014, 9:23 am 1 reply
Car won't start
Installed a new starter and realized we have no power to activate the solenoid
Asked by Austin H April 7, 2014, 12:56 pm 1 reply
what do i do to fix my van?
i have a 1997 dodge caravan 3.0 v6 my transmission will not go in any forward gears while sitting still but will shift into reverse with any issues. if the van is rolling at around...
Asked by Chyenne B March 30, 2014, 2:42 pm 0 reply
Constant noise from underneath van, a whiny sound
1995 dodge caravan, 17000 miles (yes, not a typo). Anyway, I hear this constant whiny sound from underneath the van and can hear it inside as well. I want to think it's the fuel pu...
Asked by Darrin M March 24, 2014, 6:56 pm 0 reply
Blowers (F&R) not working
The power button for HVAC activates every function but the blowers on the system. The FCM is not pulling the relay trigger to ground. I have swapped with a known good FCM with no...
Asked by Scott S March 22, 2014, 9:33 am 3 replies
Both blowers not working
FCM not grounding pin on blower relays to activate blowers. All other HVAC functioning with interior power button and blowers work when relay manually grounded. Have swapped the ...
Asked by Scott S March 17, 2014, 10:26 am 0 reply
Dodge 2003 grand caravan codes P 1684 0500 1282 1495 speedometer/odometer/check engine/accel/pcm
So my van is having some issues I've had a check engine light in for over a year now,I've gotta the leak detection pump replaced, spark plugs, new battery, o2 sensors all replaced....
Asked by Joe G March 11, 2014, 6:24 am 0 reply
what could be wrong? the wiring horness we re wired the car has been running fine but today we were.
On the highway . Hit the defrost button the car died and won't start bacK up
Asked by Jill A March 5, 2014, 10:25 am 1 reply
MPG gauge?
i have a van with a MPG gauge....what is that gauge measuring?
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