Dodge Caravan

Parent Category: Dodge Vans
The Caravan is a minivan produced by Chrysler Group LLC for its Dodge brand. Since its introduction to the market in 1987, this long wheelbase (LWB) vehicle was manufactured in five generation models.
it uses a special type with hoat in it ,if you use anything else init ,it may cause problems ,go to any auto zone and they got thisstuff setting on the shelf's,its best to use what they call for inthem,good luck.
To remove the sliding door panel on a Dodge Grand Caravan begin by removing the top plastic panel. Then remove the bottom piece after unscrewing a few screws located on the bottom half of the vans door panel.
You need a special socket that has a cut out so you can slide it over the sensor. The socket can be bought or borrowed from the auto parts store. I believe I borrowed mine from Advance auto. They make you pay for it and return your money when you bring the socket back in one piece. However, yours is...
Answer . Larger hose from a/c compressor may be near the drier on the passenger side firewall
Can you give us some details? What's wrong with the sliding doors? Are they power sliding doors, or manual? power side doors and back lift gate are power. power sliding door not align
best bet, bet the oem number off of the carb that is on the vechile. Your local parts store should be able to locate the correct replacement with this number. The number should be on a metal tag on the carb, or stamped in the side of the carb. Mike.C. Says; Make sure the carb is the one from the...
drain coolant from radiator;about a couple of litres and follow upper rad hose to thermostat housing.Remove the two bolts and take out the thermostat.Clean the two mating surfaces and install thermostat and new gasket.Tighten two bolts and fill cooling system and run vehicle to remove any air locks.
dont run it so hard. dont run it so hard
Answer . Check for a sticky throttle. Sometime just spraying the exterior spring mechanism with WD-40 will loosen up the throttle. Othertimes, remove the ducting from the air cleaner to access the butterfly valve. Wipe the valve clean with WD-40 or your favorite solvent. Wear nitrile gloves or...
Turn ignition on, engine off. Press gas pedal to the floor three times in ten seconds.
Answer . \ntheres a micro switch like hinge in the sterring colum that make it do that. replace and move on
It's built into the power steering reservoir. To replace it you need to replace the whole reservoir. Fortunately, this is an inexpensive part... ($30).
It sounds like you have a leaking intake manifold or head gasket. This needs to be repaired soon because the antifreeze will wear out the engine bearings very prematurely.
You should be able to use the power side of Injector #1 for the tach signal
The Flasher Relay is located (Front seating area, driver side, under dash, driver side of steering column, mounted in relay bracket).
Inside the the front/pass side of the engine. It is run off of the timing belt.
Answer . \nOn a honda, the ignition mount had "Shear bolts" with no heads on both sides. I used a Dremel tool and made a notch for a screwdriver. Worked great.
This is likely a problem with the fuel line or filter. You need to make sure the fuel line is clear and does not have any clogs. A change of the fuel filter may help. If you are not able to figure it out by normal maintenance, a mechanic should be consulted.
Resetting an engine light on a 1996 Dodge Caravan SE is very easyto do. The battery can be disconnected for up to one minute to makethe check engine light go off.
Answer . If you are asking about the headlight, it's a sealed beam. You will need to get a replacement sealed beam. \nTo replace: disconnect negative battery terminal just in case not to short anything out. With the hood still open, remove the connector from the back of the light, remove a couple...
at the wiper linkage that is at the base of the wiper arms there is a retainer clip that has broken allowing the linkage from the motor to not move the arms. This happened to me on an 1989 ford pick-up once. It was a pretty easy fix once I figured out the right timing of the linkage.
The red Check Engine light and the amber Service Engine Soon light serve the same purpose. It is unlikely that a vehicle would have both. The trouble diagnostic codes have to be retrieved in order to determine if the problem is performance or emmissions related.
Answer . there's nothing to it. The shoe is putting pressure on the drum so you just have to yank it off basically. Just keep wiggling and waggling it back and forth, eventually it will slide right off.
A dodge caravan may be experiencing rear brake noise due to needingnew brake pads. This may also be due to worn rotors.
turn the key on, off, on, off, on. basically on 3 times in a row without starting it. shortly after the check engine light goes off it will flash out the fault codes. 2 digits long like 5 flashes then 5 flashes means 55. there will be a longer pause at the end of code.. 55 is the end of codes code...
Open the hatch on the side of each lamp you will find a plastic plug pull these plugs out and the whole lamp assy will come out . twist the burnt out bulb and replace , causion these are Special bulbs Not ordinary lamps from yesteryear. Auto Zone carries them also other big name auto parts stores....
\n. \n Answer \n. \n. \nI own a 1990 f-150, so it should be the same. Pop the hood and on the back of the headlight assembly is a seal, you can see the wires coming from it. Unscrew the seal and the light is right on there, just pull the light apart from the seal and your good to go, when...
I just had the same problem. This is what I found and fixed it! When the cable comes down and keeps going but the tire stays up it is because of a metal piece that is supposed to move inside the piece that holds the tire but because of rust or something is does not move inside and gets stuck and...
up till 1995 there where three, 1996 and later they use four.
There is no such thing on a Caravan, please clarify and re-post so I can help you.
my car front doon lock check inside ok but remot working not open
Answer . Check the cam sensor and the wiring harness that runs to the cam sensor to make sure it isn;t pinched or crimped, especially if someone has recently worked on the vehicle in that area, if the wiring harness is not put back where it was it can get extremely hot and short out causing the...
Is there a Video that I can watch on How do you Replace the Alternator on a 1994 Dodge Caravan?
Answer . \nIt looks like your typical old style steel can but with a metal flange on it so that it can attach to the inside of the frame rail behind the drivers or passengers door can't remember which side but I do know the location. The manual tells you to bleed the pressure from the line prior...
the 1995 and before 3.0L's only have the sensor in the distributor. No crank sensor.
Length . 202.5 in (5144 mm). Width . 76.9 in (1953 mm). Height . 68.9 in (1750 mm).
The engine and trans are removed together out the bottom.
We just bought a 2001 Dodge Caravan and had the same problem. We went back to the dealership and one of the young guys there discovered it was caused by the luggage carrier bars on top of the van. The two cross bars, when removed, will get rid of the whistling noise. . Answer It sounds like it...
open the hood and look on top of the light. three screws right there , almost in a triangle 8mm socket should get it.
If the engine is the same the answer is most likely yes. Run the 2 VIN codes at carfax.com and if the engines match....you have a winner.
Timing is done by the computer using the sensors. The only way to adjust the timing is by buying a new computer chip and reprogramming it. If the engine is running poorly it is very un-likely it is a timing issue. More likely a bad coil pack or bad sensor.
If the truck has disk brakes in the back then you have to adjust the emergency brake cable underneath the vehicle by loosening the outer lock nut then tightening the adjuster nut and then you re-tighten the outer lock nut down to the adjuster nut.
To close the back vent window on the Dodge Caravan look for a smallhandle that looks like a bent arm and rotate the arm until thewindow is closed. Some Dodge Caravans have power rear vent windowsthat can be closed by pressing a button on the driver's side doorpanel.
You can possibly order or get the repair manual for the truck at a Toyota dealer's. You can also get wiring schematics from repair manuals sold in bookstores, such as the Chilton's series. Several companies offer manuals with wiring schematics online, you will find this by searching the keywords ...
A Dodge 3.3L does not have a timing belt
They vary in price depending on year and make of caravan..... generally from 300 to 600 dollars.
\n. \n R&R Headlight/Marker. \n. \nDepending on which headlight assembly you are trying to replace would help answer this question, however the passengers side is the harder of the two for you must remove the washer fluid bottle first unless you have very small hands.\n. \nNone the less you...
Answer . Usually at the rear or side of the oil pan
Answer Cigarette lighter fuse is located . \nCheck under the hood. There is a fuse box there.
Answer . On the firewall, in front of the booster, on top of the master cylinder.
I found help with the color-coded wiring for my 1992 Silverado at the site in the Related Links. . For 1992 k1500 -Remove old radio above Temperate controls. -Remove Tape deck/vent housing. -Reach or fish factory wire harness and antenna from where the old radio unit was and bring it to where...
I actually have the same question the same van. I do not have the part number but I learned it's a dealer-only item and it's not cheap: . I just ran out from the office to pick it up. its small but expensive and they tell me its going to bolted to the frame 'somewhere' for grounding. I now suspect...
On the 3.3L V6 motor the belt tensioner bolt needs to be loosened by turning it counter clockwise, you don't need to take it all the way out just loosen it up a bit.. You will need two people to get the belt on. One person can get under the car and using a large 19mm box wrench push up on the front...
Mike.C. Says; . \nIf it sputters before it stalls out, then feels like theres no fuel, the reason would be that its getting air in the fuel injection to find out if this is the case. Look on your fuel injector rail theres a shrader valve(looks like a bicycle cap and under the cap is an air valve...
i have the same car you must take the upper motor mount completely off the engine to change the belt I also have the 96 Bonneville SE. I was able to R&R the belt without completely removing the motor mount and bracket. First take some of the weight/stress off the motor mount with a floor jack under...
No, dodge doesn't use a reset switch Or inertia switch. The fuel pump is controlled by relays powered by the computer.
Yes, there is a coil on each spark plug.
Most likely cause is the seal under the roof rack closest to where the water is coming in.
What kind of computer? Prices vary widely with purpose and performance: e.g. $1000 with low end home machines to $10,000,000 for large scientific or business systems. Be more specific in your question.
It is under the floor of the cargo area. If you put your head under the rear bumper and look up/forward you should be able to see it. If you open the tailgate, there should be a flap in the carpeting which can be pulled up to reveal a thing which you can turn counterclockwise with the lug wrench or...
The moisture on the inside of windows in a closed space comes from the water vapor (think steam that's too thinned out to see) in the air inside the closed space 'sticking' to (aka condensing on) the inside surface of the glass (doesn't matter if it's a car or a house or an airplane). This moisture...
Answer . \nThere are fuses in the cabin and also under the hood. You may need to actually pull each fuse to inspect it.
Very easy if the fuel tank is nearly empty, if it is not then you will need to remove the entire fuel tank from the vehicle otherwise you rise spilling gasoline EVERYWHERE. If the tank is about 1/4 or less then follow this method: . Secure the bottom center of the gas tank with a jack or some type...
Air Conditioned? The black plastic HVAC duct assembly is probably full of water from condensation. Check to see if the condensation drain tube is plugged up with something. Leaves, insects, etc. can sometimes get in there and plug the drain out to the engine compartment. (the puddle you see...
The water pump is located inside the front of the engine, driven by the timing belt.
Answer . \ntourque converter.. Answer . \nClutch,if this has a standard shift. Answer . \nthey had a problem with the differential stripping, hopefully not the problem but it is common.. Answer . \nCheck your fluid level. If the car gets out of drive and the car can be pushed your link...
Both washers work from the same tank under the hood.
Answer . Underneath the dash with the hazard and wiper relays. All three and possibly another mount into a grey panel. The wiper relay is white.
You have to remove the intake manifold to take it out the top.
The solenoid is part of the starter.
3.3L and 3.8L use 5w20 4.0L uses 10w30
I have found that if you put rainex on the windshield everytime you change your oil you will not have that problem.
Follow the upper radiator hose to the engine, It is under the part the hose hooks to.
Just did this on 1995 Grand caravan. I bought a new pump for about 190.00 at autozone. Pump is inside the tank. My mechanic installed it for 200.00.
The body computer is on the back side of the under dash fuse box.
The horn switch is part of the airbag cover.
The most likely cause would be low fluid level.
The serpentine belt tensioner is held in place by a 15mm nut that is accessible form underneath. You need a 2 foot long extension and a swivel socket to access it underneath the alternator. Alternately, it can be reached from the top with a 15mm box wrench. 1) Remove the negative battery...
Where is the diagnostic plug for Honda 180e
The relay is located in the under-hood fuse panel on the driver's side(beside the battery). Remove the lid and read the inside to find the relay/fuse that you need.