1997 Dodge Caravan Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1997 Dodge Caravan
- What causes my park lamps stay on after the car is turned off
- what should I pay for a oil pressure sender or switch -remove and replace
- Rough idle when stationary sounds like its going to cut off, what is the cause?
- Can a defective switch damage motor regulator on drivers side
- Van was running then quit the coil was so hot it melted new one getting hot
1997 Dodge Caravan Problems
One or more power windows may stop working due to a failed window motor or regulator. In some cases these items are replaced as a set. If not, diagnoses will be required to determine which is at fault.
Intermittently, the key may not start the car or release from the ignition. If it is excessively worn, replace the key. If the new key doesn't work, replacing the lock cylinder including tumblers should correct this concern.
1997 Dodge Caravan Questions
noticed oil leak on garage floor
motor will start just the coil gets real hot to the point of melting. I have plugs put on it and sense they did that it has been getting the coil real hot
Dash vent on driver side blows warm air, any suggestion?
1997 Dodge Caravan Recalls
1997 Dodge Caravan Reviews
over all a great car mine has over 200k miles on it still runs like it was new other than a few electrical problems and being a pain to work on when things need to be changed out...
Overall I love my van. I actually prefer it to my other vehicles which are newer (Volvo S60 and Buick LeSabre). However, there are two problems that are annoying...my wiper blades come on periodically for no apparent reason and I have had problems with the passenger side rear tail light, the socket melts slightly and the bulb burns out. I have replaced sockets a half dozen times but it drives...