2003 Dodge Caravan Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2003 Dodge Caravan
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2003 Dodge Caravan ProblemsNoise in Front Suspension Due to Worn Sway Bar Bushings/End Links
Worn sway bar bushings or sway bar end links may cause a rattling or clunking noise from the front suspension during low-speed driving. Though not always the root cause, front struts are often replaced for this condition.
A failing head lamp switch can cause the head lamps and/or instrument cluster lighting to flicker or dim. The head lamp switch should have a noticeable click between each position; a "mushy" feel is a strong indication of a failing switch.
Coolant leaks coming from the underbody on vehicles equipped with rear heat/AC are common. The underbody hoses should be inspected as part of regular maintenance. If you drive on roads where salt is prevalent the problem is generally more severe. Some 2005 models are involved in a special service action, no government recall was issued.
2003 Dodge Caravan QuestionsThe rear wipers are not working. I replaced the rear wiper motor. (2 answers)
Still is not working. I checked the fuses & relay. They are good. The switch has a little dot light that does come on when turning on the rear wiper switch.
I discovered the rear window of my van blown out while parked in my driveway and have no idea what happened.
van sometimes starts but won't keep running
2003 Dodge Caravan RecallsRecall 03E045000
The power liftgate latch may not engage the striker completely when closing. This means it could open while driving and an unbelted passenger could be ejected from the vehicle in a crash. Dealers will replace the power liftgate control module. The recall began April 26, 2005. The Chrysler recall number is E06.