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2008 Dodge Grand Caravan repairs by problem area

Engine (22%)

Transmission and Drivetrain (5%)

Brakes and Traction Control (14%)

Suspension and Steering (13%)

Electrical and Air Conditioning (27%)

Paint, Rust, Leaks, Rattles, and Trim (10%)

Other (8%)

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2008 Dodge Grand Caravan brake repair cost distribution

$2500+ (6%)

$1000 - $2499 (6%)

$500 - $999 (25%)

$100 - $499 (56%)

< $100 (6%)

Chart based on 16 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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2008 Dodge Grand Caravan

Engine not specified

63000 mi

US $722
Front end vibrating at speeds above 55 MPH. First they balanced the front tires and then they decided that the rear brakes (Caliper) was locking up causing the issue. The replaced both rear calipers, rotors and pads. The front caliper locked up making the car undriveable. Had to spend the night n a hotel due to unavailable part. Experienced a serious storm over night causing major power outages which added to the probelm delaying the trip. 

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2008 Dodge Grand Caravan 4dr Minivan, ext.

251-horsepower 4.0L V6 6-speed shiftable automatic FWD

34000 mi

US $6000
Front brake pads & rotors replaced. 
32500 mi

US $40
Front parking brake cable broke. Purchased new cable and replaced; now fully functional. 
37300 mi

US $65
Replaced front brake caliper. 

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2008 Dodge Grand Caravan 4dr Minivan, ext.

197-horsepower 3.8L V6 6-speed shiftable automatic FWD

16000 mi

US $38
Replaced front brake pads. 
21000 mi

US $800
Front Brakes were worn down and needed to be replaced with rotors. 
38000 mi Needed brakes again when sold. 
22000 mi

US $450
Pads and rotors had to be replaced already. Very upset about the rotors needing to be replaced at 22,000 miles. 

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2008 Dodge Grand Caravan 4dr Minivan, ext.

175-horsepower 3.3L V6 4-speed shiftable automatic FWD

31620 mi right rear wheel brakes seized and caused wheel to over heat both rear brake calipers were replaced along with rear pads and rotors turned cost $180 for pads and rotors 
32860 mi

C $245
Front brakes started locking up. Mechanic released them but couldn't bleed one side ended up replacing both front calipers. Recommended replacing rotors stating they had over heated and where compromised Calipers where warranty, rotors $245 
36580 mi Brake pedal goes to floor while idling with a little pressure on pedal. calipers and roters re-replaced, master cylinder, booster. lines, anti-lock module all replaced. As reported on last repair, my brakes still go to the floor while idling. Contacted Chrysler and told this was normal even though the Chrysler mechanic thought the problem was serious 
16740 mi squealing/noise rear brakes: came back after repair. 
24180 mi caliper seized so pads were replaced but not rotors so now rotors need replacing. 
44020 mi parking brake need to have link fixed 
45260 mi

C $50
brake squeal everytime i stop 
32000 mi

US $175
Replacement of rear brake pads 

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2008 Dodge Grand Caravan Brake Problems

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