Timing Cover Oil/Coolant Leaks are Common on Dodge Caravan

Timing cover oil and coolant leaks are common, this can cause an oil and coolant intermix which can damage the engine. Our technicians recommend to replace the timing chain and cam sprocket if the timing cover is removed to reseal - or for any other reason.

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Average mileage: 195,500 (180,000–211,000)
Engine affected: 3.3L V6
5 model years affected: 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, more2000
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1997 Dodge Caravan - 3.3L V6 180,000 mi,
I'm leaving it for the moment. Doesn't seem serious
1996 Dodge Caravan - 3.3L V6 211,000 mi,
pushing oil out from gasket above idle