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2001 Dodge Grand Caravan Repair Histories

2001 Dodge Grand Caravan Repair Histories 2001 Dodge Grand Caravan Repair Histories

78 TrueDelta members own (or used to own) a 2001 Dodge Grand Caravan. 35 of these members (44.9%) have reported repairs for their car. A total of 138 repairs to 2001 Dodge Grand Caravans--an average of 1.8 per vehicle--have been reported.

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Percentage of 2001 Dodge Grand Caravan repairs by problem area

Chart based on 138 repairs.

2001 Dodge Grand Caravan repair cost distribution

Chart based on 68 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.
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2001 Dodge Grand Caravan

Engine not specified

Dodge Grand Caravan in Ohio, United States
Nov 2008 - Mar 2010
Dec 2008 US $1000 The headlights had one light that would pop in and out whenever it felt like it. This was NOT due to to a faulty light bulb that needed to be replaced. At this time, we are told that it is the computer component, no other diagnosis as of yet. 
Dodge Grand Caravan in Ontario, Canada
Feb 2007 - Mar 2010
Mar 2007 C $399 Odd lawn-mower like sound when driving slow or idle. 

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2001 Dodge Grand Caravan 4dr Minivan, ext.

215-horsepower 3.8L V6 4-speed automatic FWD

Dodge Grand Caravan in Maryland, United States
Jan 2007 - Mar 2011
Feb 2007 US $210 Replaced broken thermostat which was making the engine run rough due to poor engine firing (engine stayed cold all the time during winter months). 
Aug 2008   The transmission failed, and the mechanic was able to cripple it to their transmission shop for a complete rebuild. 
Aug 2010   When trying to perform a wheel alignment, shop noticed fron steering tie rod worn and needed replacement before they could perform the alignment. 

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2001 Dodge Grand Caravan 4dr Minivan, ext.

180-horsepower 3.3L V6 4-speed automatic FWD

Dodge Grand Caravan in Michigan, United States
Feb 2008 - Sep 2012
Oct 2008 US $12 The front sway bar bushings were worn out and needed to be replaced on both the drivers and passengers sides. 
Jan 2009   High pressure steering hose failure which caused the loss of power assist. 
Oct 2009   Swaybar bushings replaced 
Dodge Grand Caravan in Virginia, United States
Sep 2007 - Mar 2015
Jun 2008 US $100 Driver side window motor stopped working. 
Jul 2008   Got code 0601 with check engine light. replace PCM. 
Sep 2008   Air conditioning blowing luke cold air. Had A/C recharged. Seems to be working fine now. 
Jan 2009   Moaning sound at startup. Replaced power steering resevoir. Problem fixed. 
Apr 2009   Got a check engine light. No spark in #2 cylinder. Had to replace coil pack. 
Jun 2009   replace front condenser for A/C. water pump leaking. replaced 
Sep 2009   Lock actuator for drivers sliding door went bad. Replaced with used item. 
Jul 2010   replaced shocks and struts. 
Sep 2011   Leak from radiator. Replaced radiator. 
Nov 2011   Upper intake gasket let go and started to leak antifreeze. Had to have the gasket replaced. 
Jan 2012   Right front wheel bearing went out. 
Apr 2013   No heat in car on highway. Replaced thermostat. 
May 2013   Starter solenoid went bad. Had to replace starter. 
Sep 2013   Had to replace leaking rear main seal of engine. 
Nov 2013   Replaced alternator because of transmission issue. 
Mar 2014   Had to replace alternator do to failure of the one just replaced. 
Feb 2015   power steering cooler lines started to leak 
Dodge Grand Caravan in Ohio, United States
Mar 2008 - Mar 2015
Apr 2008 US $180 Power window on driver's side would go up and stop, then go up an inch at a time. 
Oct 2008   Check engine light, took to friend's shop, code was evap system, checked, evap lines, bought new gas cap. Ligth came back on in two days. Took to shop with more diagnostic equipment, found leak detection pump failed. Replaced part, light came back on two days later. Reset codes to shut off light, replaced gas cap with one from dealer. Not sure if it is successful 
May 2009   Check engine light came on, checked codes with friend's scanner, found evap code, cleared codes, light came back on three days later 
Oct 2009   Leaking coolant from water pump 
Sep 2010   Replaced worn sway bar bushings, also replaced brake rotors, pads, calipers. 
Oct 2010   Car running very bad especially when cold, pours out black smoke, ran better when warm, fuel mileage dropped to 10 mpg. Dealer replace both o2 sensors. 
Jun 2011   Smell of gasoline around the vehicle, on occasion would see small drip of gas on driveway. Found connector between steel fuel line and plastic fuel line, was leaking. Replaced connector, leak stopped. 
Oct 2011   Front struts replaced, driver side strut leaked oil 
Sep 2012   Check engine light-evap system small leak, shop found leak at purge solenoid. 
May 2013   Radiator was leaking, and replaced. Rear wheel cylinders were froze, one was leaking, wheel cylinders rebuilt, replaced, also replaced shoes & drums. 

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2001 Dodge Grand Caravan 4dr Minivan

180-horsepower 3.3L V6 4-speed automatic FWD

Dodge Grand Caravan in Ontario, Canada
Jan 2007 - Jun 2014
May 2007 C $428 Rear brakes seized and Service Engine Soon light on. Scan revealed an 'EVAP' code. Replaced gas cap, problem still exists. Unknown cause for light and everything 'appears' to be fine. 
Jun 2007   Engine ping...cause unknown (too many possible causes). 
Jul 2007   Front brakes. New pads and rotors. Rotors warped. 
Mar 2012   Replaced power steering reservoir to eliminate steering noise and shudder. Repair rad leak. 
Jul 2012   New battery 
Nov 2012   Rear wheel bearings replaced. 
Apr 2014   alternator failed 

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2001 Dodge Grand Caravan 4-door

6-cylinder automatic 2WD

Dodge Grand Caravan in North Carolina, United States
Jan 2007 - Mar 2009
Jun 2007 US $600 Front AC Blower 
Apr 2008   Filaments burned out in brake lights. 
Aug 2008   Replaced Starter and Serpentine Belt. 
Nov 2008   Replace Gauge cluster. Circuit board bad. 
Dodge Grand Caravan in Colorado, United States
Jan 2007 - Mar 2010
Feb 2007 US $1857 RF pwr door lock inop Replace water pump Replace sway bars links Replace A/C compressor due to clutch lock-up 
Dodge Grand Caravan in Ohio, United States
Nov 2007 - Jun 2008
Dec 2007 US $40 replaced one sway bar link rt side that was broke, both sway bar bushings 
Jan 2008   driver side stabilizer link broke completely Air conditioning compressor clutch separated, was rubbing on pulley making loud noise, not completely repaired, but put in postion to stop noise and rubbing, until fixed properly. 
Feb 2008   Belt tensioner was squealling loud and on first start when cold, belt would not turn for a few seconds, and would not charge until it started moving again. 
Mar 2008   Vehicle quit on freeway. Towed to friend's shop. Finally discovered blown fuse for ignition switch. Could not find source of problem. Towed to another shop, still there, they haven't been able to find source of problem as of yet. 
Apr 2008   Vehicle not running, blowing fuses. Shop replaced egr valve, pcm, leak detection pump, fuel pump, starter 

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