van has over 330,000 miles on it & needs trans should I invest the money? on 2002 Dodge Grand Caravan

mechanic at shop says that he hears noises in the engine and it has a oil gasket leak. He thinks I should not put the money into it b/c of the mileage and other things might go wrong with the van that old with that amount of miles on it.

by in Thurmont, MD on June 11, 2012
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ANSWER by , June 11, 2012
What engine do you have? Find another mechanic. supposedly hearing noises and "has a oil gasket leak" is not a very good assessment of your vehicle. Have you done the proper preventive maintenance on the van? You need a trans why?