The rear lift gate support (prop) attaching bolts may break, causing the lift gate to fall unexpectedly. Thorough inspection of the bolts is required; if the support washers are loose, the supports need to be replaced.
Car Problem Reports
Dodge Grand Caravan Rear Lift Gate Support Attaching Bolts May Break
Dodge Grand Caravan Problem
Average Mileage: 145,000 mi (125,000 mi - 165,000 mi)
Visitor, 1990 Dodge Grand Caravan, 165,000 mi
One day the bolt broke while closing the rear gate.
Visitor, 1991 Dodge Grand Caravan, 125,000 mi
support bolts have broken off I use apiece of pipe to hold the gate open
Visitor, 1993 Dodge Grand Caravan
bolt broke causing the support lift to shatter rear window