Dodge Caravan Problem Report

Dodge Caravan Timing Cover Oil/Coolant Leaks are Common

(8 reports)

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.

I'm leaving it for the moment. Doesn't seem serious -
pushing oil out from gasket above idle -
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