Dodge Grand Caravan Problem Report
Dodge Grand Caravan Engine Oil Leak From Oil Filter Adapter
An oil leak from the oil filter adapter may be evident. Dodge has made a revised oil filter adapter is available.
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? - mdavis717
oil leak around oil filter mount will let you knoe if it is easy fix - Visitor
Oil filter adapter housing to block leaking. Dealer gasket part cost 2.59 - Visitor
Small leak from oil filter. Thinking a new oil change would fix the problem but after three seasons still the same leak. - Visitor
Same issue, I'll be taking it to a mechanic to replace the adapter. - Visitor
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. - icepr28
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. - Visitor
oil is leaking from under the oil filter. I changed the filter and its still leaking. - Visitor
Found that oil was leaking from the fitting. - Visitor
oil leaks from oil filter adapter where filter matas with unit. - smittye54
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oil leak 1 qt. 3000 mi.
Changed oil at 33,000 and 3 qt low. Vehicle not smoking or oil on driveway?
... and i cannot figure out where it is going. at oil change intervals (3000-5000 mi) the oil...