9.9

really awful
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
213 miles

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problem #41

Feb 081999

Caravan

  • miles
The automatic door locks on both rear sliding doors failed two times each. Three times they failed in the unlocked position and van could not be secured - a major safety hazard since the doors could not be manually locked (e.g., theft). Other failed in the locked position and could not be manually unlocked. When fixed by dealer, dealer noted that this is a common problem. Recommend requiring recall. Fyi - I am a safety engineer for the us army.

- Manchester, NJ, USA

problem #40

Apr 011997

Caravan

  • miles
Driver's side sliding door continues to come off and door lock continues to be faulty. Will unlock at times and not latch or close correctly. Dealer contacted, and repairwork attempted approximately five times. Problem still exists. Provide further information.

- O'fallon, IL, USA

problem #39

Jan 241999

Caravan

  • miles
Driver's side slifing door was working fine. Then on 1/24/99 we tried to open door to get my son out of his car seat, but the door would not open. It seemed like it was still locked. So my husband unlocked it again with the key. It still would not open. On 1/28/99, I took the car to a bertera dealer in palmer, MA (closer to home, ) and they checked the fuel door safety mechanism and it was ok. So they called Chrysler Corp and was informed that sometimes the lock activator seizes up. The entire inside door panel must be removed to fix the problem. Possibly need to replace the part if broken.

- Ware, MA, USA

problem #38

Nov 251998

Caravan

  • miles
While driving up the driveway vehicle cuts off. Had no warning. Also, the gauges on dashboard do not work like they should, especially, odometer/fuel and pressure gauges. In addition, brake rotors had to be replaced twice/sliding doors cannot be opened properly with or without key. Vehicle towed to dealer to check out problems.

- Littleton, CO, USA

problem #37

Sep 011995

Caravan

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Door locks failed.

- Encinitas, CA, USA

problem #36

Oct 071998

(reported on)

Caravan

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
The sliding door has opened several times while driving.

- Helnuetta, NJ, USA

problem #35

Jun 021998

(reported on)

Caravan

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
The sliding doors lock the owner out of the vehicle, and sometimes they lock the owner in the vehicles. Also the doors do not close sometimes. Has been to dealer about 8 times, still no solution.

- Eau Claire, WI, USA

problem #34

Apr 301998

(reported on)

Caravan

  • miles
At 17,000 miles the brake rotors were replaced because of a corrosion problem. Driver experienced a vibration problem with the brakes. The rotors are being replaced again at 46,000 miles. Also, the sliding door on the passenger's side does not unlock at all times.

- Stormville, NY, USA

problem #33

Aug 011996

Caravan

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Sliding doors failed to open/close.

- Hot Springs, AR, USA

problem #32

Aug 251997

Caravan

  • miles
Consumer's sliding door of right side does not work properly. Sometimes he can open from outside and not from the inside, other times it's just the opposite.

- Conyers, GA, USA

problem #31

Jun 221997

Caravan

  • miles
While driving at or about 65 mph the passenger's side sliding door became ajar. Manufacturer contacted, is willing to replace the locks on the door. The locks have been repaired/replaced five times before this incident occurred.

- Bartlett, IL, USA

problem #30

Dec 011996

Caravan

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
The sliding doors on both sides are frozen in the locked position, preventing us from exiting.

- Concord, MA, USA

problem #29

Sep 231996

Caravan

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Sliding door latch/lock failed.

- Tallahasse, FL, USA

problem #28

Dec 201996

Caravan

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Sliding door locks: Door locks stick and break.the doors jam shut which makes the door unable to open. Locks has been replaced three times on this vehicle. Dealers don't know why this continues to happen.

- Clinton, OH, USA

problem #27

Nov 011996

Caravan

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
EA96-025 active, sliding door latch will not close properly.

- Hampstead, NH, USA

problem #26

Jan 281997

(reported on)

Caravan

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Sliding door doesn't latch, had to drive with the sliding door open because the door will not latch.

- Royal Palm Beach, FL, USA

problem #25

Oct 141996

Caravan

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Right sliding door cannot be opened from the inside trapping, passengers in the rear.

- Olympia, WA, USA

problem #24

Sep 011996

Caravan

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
EA96-025 active, sliding door latch failure, in for repair, replaced liner inside receptical.

- Englewood , FL, USA

problem #23

Dec 171996

(reported on)

Caravan

  • miles
Experiencing sliding door assembly latch an lock failure, when shut, door bounces back open, door won't close, latch mechanism is inoperative.

- Old Beth Page, NY, USA

problem #22

Nov 031996

Caravan

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Sliding door latch failure while driving vehicle, the door was locked, at speed of 55mph, the door came open.

- Haddam, CT, USA

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