2012 Dodge Grand Caravan Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2012 Dodge Grand Caravan

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2012 Dodge Grand Caravan
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359
2012 Dodge Grand Caravan
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280
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581
2012 Dodge Grand Caravan
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341
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490
2012 Dodge Grand Caravan
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617
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2012 Dodge Grand Caravan
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122
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270

2012 Dodge Grand Caravan Problems

Power Window Motor and Switches May Fail

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.

Silding Door May Fall Off Track

A problem with the sliding door track and door stops can allow the door to slide out of the track and fall off the vehicle. This is more common when doors are opened fast and allowed to hit the stops with a lot of force.

Shifting Harshness and Shuddering Issue

Shifting harshness and shuddering issues related to the operation of the automatic transmission have been addressed by factory service bulletins. The shuddering can feel like the vehicle is being driven over rumble strips.

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2012 Dodge Grand Caravan Questions

Starting problem (1 answer)

Van has problems starting intermittently. Took it to a dealership, was charged 120.00 and told it had a loose battery cable. It started doing it again. Read a couple of forums that seem to think a neutral switch that Dodge calls a TR sensor is at fault. Does anyone know how much this costs or eve...

My anti-skid light comes on when I start my van and I can't shift into drive. I have to turn it off and then started again and if the light doesn't come on it will let me shifted into drive. Has anyone had this problem? (1 answer)

Engine making knocking noisewhen in park or at low idle but doesn't do it when driving. (1 answer)

Just got back from a long road trip from Florida in as soon as we got home I know this this knocking noise sounds like it's coming from the intake but it only does it when I am sitting there at idle and doesn't do it when I'm driving around

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2012 Dodge Grand Caravan Recalls

Vent Window Switch On Drivers Door Armrest May Overheat

The vent window switch on the driver's door armrest may overheat. Dealers will replace the vent window switch with a revised version free of charge to resolve the problem.

Right Side Power Liftgate Pinch Sensor May Fail

Certain vehicles may have been manufactured with a right side liftgate pinch sensor that does not function properly. As a result, increased force may be required in order to stop the power liftgate during its final closing stages. If the power liftgate were to close on an appendage, personal injury may result. Dealers will replace the right side liftgate pinch sensor to correct this concern. The Chrysler recall number is M17.

Right Rear Hub and Bearing Assembly May Fail

The right rear hub and bearing assembly may not have been fully machined. This could result in decreased durability. A failed hub assembly could cause the wheel to separate from the vehicle, increasing the risk of a crash. Dealers will replace the right rear hub assembly to correct this concern. The Chrysler recall number is M13.

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