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2005 Dodge Grand Caravan Repair Histories

167 TrueDelta members own (or used to own) a 2005 Dodge Grand Caravan. 69 of these members (41.3%) have reported repairs for their car. A total of 293 repairs to 2005 Dodge Grand Caravans--an average of 1.8 per vehicle--have been reported.

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Chart based on 293 repairs.

2005 Dodge Grand Caravan repair cost distribution

Chart based on 136 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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2005 Dodge Grand Caravan

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Dodge Grand Caravan in Texas, United States
Oct 2007 - Mar 2010
56000 mi US $300 EGR valve 

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2005 Dodge Grand Caravan 4dr Minivan, ext.

207-horsepower 3.8L V6 4-speed automatic FWD

Dodge Grand Caravan in Florida, United States
Mar 2006 - Mar 2010
23550 mi   Driver's slider door locking mechanism replaced to repair issue with power lock not working on that particular door. Computer flashed, unsure why 
25000   Front/Rear sway bar bushings replaced to stop a 'pop' sound. 
26680   Rack and Pinion replaced to stop whine noise and vibration felt with turning RIGHT into a parking space. A/C expansion valve drain tube replaced under passenger dash. Carpet was stained from the leak, the didn't clean it despite my complaint. Rear sway ba 
42000 US $210 Water Pump leaked, needing replaced, also damaged serpentine belt, replaced belt at my expense.  New Front window motors. New map light assembly. Tightened sway bar bushings again. Wouldn't cover rear window leak, left unfixed. 
Dodge Grand Caravan in Ontario, Canada
Feb 2007 - Jun 2009
17980 mi C $38 notchy feel in gas pedal, feels like a slight amount of looseness in linkage. Dealer unable to notice problem. It's an annoyance, does not have any affect on drivability or reliability ~so far. 
28520   HVAC system or external body leaks causing carpets in both driver & pass area floors to become water saturated. Dealer tried to reproduce problem, but failed. Dealer asked to have Van back in warmer weather to re-attempt repairs. 
30380   Hose connection to rear A/C unit failed at joint, system drained itself completely. Dealer replaced connection and recharged the A/C system. Wet carpet & underpad with rust on floorboards, this issue was brought to dealers attention last winter. Issue continued, dealer retained an outside vendor "leakpro" to fix problem. No charge to us, wait on long term results at this time. 
40300   Waterpump leaking coolant, noticed by owner, pump replaced under powertrain warranty at dealer. 
Dodge Grand Caravan in Georgia, United States
Sep 2005 - Sep 2014
36000 mi   Passenger side power sliding door motor. Hard to move manually since car was purchased. Had replaced just before manufacturer's warranty was up. 
39000 US $100 Power door locks stopped working. There was a TSB on this. 
51000   Brake Pads replaced. Original rotors turned. 
52000   Replaced front sway bar bushings 
68000   Front blower resistor replaced. Blower/fan for the front HVAC system was inoperable. 
87000   Replaced power steering reservoir. 
89000   Coolant hose leading to the radiator 
90000   Transmission was slipping/shuddering while driving. Torque converter replaced. Replaced leaking radiator Replaced radiator 
107000   Replaced valve cover gaskets. Rear gasket leaking for last few years. 
110000   Replaced inner tie-rods 
123000   CEL light on. Replaced CO2 sensor. 
Dodge Grand Caravan in Virginia, United States
Mar 2006 - Sep 2014
30000 mi   Steering gear worn and required replacement. 
62000 US $273 Water pump and lower metal hose needed replaced. 
83000   Both outer tie rod ends needed replaced 
98000   Intake manifold gasket required replacement. Was seeping coolant into engine block. 
106000   Gaskets on both valve covers and oil pan were leaking and needed to be replaced. 
109500   Alternator failed and needed to be replaced. Alternator failure caused battery to fail. 
111000   Oxygen sensor located before the catalytic converter. 
120000   Radiator cracked and began leaking fluid. Had to be replaced. 

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2005 Dodge Grand Caravan 4dr Minivan, ext.

180-horsepower 3.3L V6 4-speed automatic FWD

Dodge Grand Caravan in Ontario, Canada
Dec 2006 - Oct 2013
43400 mi C $236 check engine light -- code p0138 - replaced O2 sensor 
48360   Front crash sensors had be replaced, not covered under 2006 recall. 
58900   e-brake cable broke. 
60760   Replaced water pump under warranty thermostat replaced 
62000   Fault code P0406 - replace EGR valve. 
65100   Replaced both rear brakes! 
71300   Replaced front tie rods 
83700   Replace broken/stuck IOD 20 amp fuse to solve power locks not working. 
89280   Replace structs, mounts 
94240   corroded wire in the fuse box caused the check ABS light to on 

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2005 Dodge Grand Caravan 4dr Minivan

207-horsepower 3.8L V6 4-speed automatic FWD

Dodge Grand Caravan in Alabama, United States
Feb 2007 - Mar 2010
20000 mi US $75 replaced brake pads 

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2005 Dodge Grand Caravan 4dr Minivan

180-horsepower 3.3L V6 4-speed automatic FWD

Dodge Grand Caravan in Ontario, Canada
Feb 2007 - Mar 2009
15500 mi   Front Air Bag Sensors failed due to wiring corrosion. Replaced under warranty. 
18600   Driver's side power window inoperative, regulator replaced under warranty. Sticky throttle repaired/lubricated as per TSB. 
24800   Power locks not working, reset error codes. 
27900 C $750 Suspension joints replaced Front pads and rotors replaced. 
29760   Power locks didn't work. Fixed by reflashing body control computer. ABS light on. Clearing error codes did not fix problem. Need to take back for further analysis. Clunk noise from front suspension. Told it was not a safety issue. Decided to ignore because lease ends soon. 
Dodge Grand Caravan in Ontario, Canada
Dec 2006 - Dec 2008
21700 mi   Two Failed Air Bag sensors. 
33480   Tierod was broken. 
38440   Check engine light due to issue with an engine sensor. 
39680   Replaced EGR 
40300   Ordered new sensor. 
Dodge Grand Caravan in Ohio, United States
Dec 2006 - May 2011
26000 mi   Misfire in cylinder 4. Performed TSB- replaced spark plugs, wires and performed a PCM flash., 
42000 US $100 Replaced EGR Valve 
58000   Leaking water pump-replaced Trans shudder from 2nd to 3rd. Flashed computer. 

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