Engine Oil Leak From Oil Filter Adapter on Dodge Grand Caravan

An oil leak from the oil filter adapter may be evident. Dodge has made a revised oil filter adapter is available.

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Average mileage: 107,795 (40,000–230,000)
Engines affected: 3.3L V6, 3.8L V6
8 model years affected: 2001, 2002, 2003, 2005, more2006, 2007, 2008, 2014
30 people reported this problem
11 people shared problem details
Our oil leaks at the filter and adapter area that's attached to the engine. It has leaked since we have bought it at 90,000 miles and still leaks at 135000. What can I do?
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oil leak around oil filter mount will let you knoe if it is easy fix
Oil filter adapter housing to block leaking. Dealer gasket part cost 2.59
Small leak from oil filter. Thinking a new oil change would fix the problem but after three seasons still the same leak.
Oil leak from Oil filter Adapter housing, covered under warranty and currently being repaired
2008 Dodge Grand Caravan- 3.8L V640,000
Same issue, I'll be taking it to a mechanic to replace the adapter.
Was driving and all of a sudden the van started over heating. Filled with water and drove not 10 miles and star y ed to get hot again.
Noticed the oil filter and oil pan were saturated in oil and just assumed it was the oil filter itself. After changing the filter at the next oil change i noticed the leak didn't subside. Now with 88,000 miles the leak has progressively gotten worse. I hadn't addressed the problem because it wasn't causing a noticeable loss of oil but now the oil pan and filter are soo saturated in oil that its occasionally dripping and it's time to fix the problem before it gets any worse. With how many people reported this same problem I believe the oil filter adapter should be recalled.
oil is leaking from under the oil filter. I changed the filter and its still leaking.
Found that oil was leaking from the fitting.
oil leaks from oil filter adapter where filter matas with unit.
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