10.0

really awful
Crashes / Fires:
1 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
4,562 miles

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problem #51

Apr 012001

Caravan

  • miles
Air bag light has come on and will not go off. Consumer has taken vehicle to local dealership, and they informed him that defective component was clock spring. The horn and the cruise control failed as well.

- Cornelia, GA, USA

problem #50

Sep 301999

Caravan

  • miles
The two times we had failures with similar symtoms (horn, engine light, cruise, wipers, etc.... ) different parts were replaced. Recently we had another "fluke" with the wipers going haywire (starting on there own) but it has not done it again since.

- Kingston, TN, USA

problem #49

Apr 012001

Caravan

  • miles
Airbag light stays on without prior warning, and there is no horn. Dealership is aware of problem.

- Schertz, TX, USA

problem #48

Apr 022001

Caravan

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
ABS braking system light airbag light are on dashboard. Also, horn doesn't work. Dealership is aware of problems. Dealer replaced clock spring. Starter failed and was replaced.

- Pasadena, CA, USA

problem #47

Jan 052001

Caravan

  • miles
The airbag indicator goes off and on. The horn does not work and the cruise control has gotten stuck.

- Pensacola, FL, USA

problem #46

Sep 012000

Caravan

  • miles
Air bag light came on/off/ horn has failed to operate. Also, cruise control failed. Please provide any additional information/attachments.

- Detroit, MI, USA

problem #45

Dec 082000

Caravan

  • miles
Air bag, cruise control, horn, was not working. Clockspring was defective. Change clockspring myself.

- Gorham, NH, USA

problem #44

Nov 072000

Caravan

  • miles
Multiple warning lights came on, including brake, air bag, fuel. Horn stopped working.

- Oak Hill, VA, USA

problem #43

Mar 192001

Caravan

  • miles
When turning on the vehicle, I noticed the air bag light did not go off. The next day I saw an article in the paper about the problem and upon checking the horn and cruise control, discovered they did not work either. I took the article to the dealer but they said the item was not under recall and would cost $210 to repair. I'll wait for you to issue the recall!

- Vancouver, WA, USA

problem #42

Nov 012000

Caravan

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Air bag light has come on. Horn has failed, and cruise control did not function.

- Peru, IN, USA

problem #41

Feb 152001

Caravan

  • miles
Clockspring failed also disabling the horn and the cruise control. After contacting the dealer about the airbag light being on and describing the symptoms I was told it was going to be the clockspring. The service department acknowledged this is a common failure in the Caravan but refused to warrant it as veh out of manufacturers warranty. Contacted daimler-Chrysler customer service and they acknowledged the problem is widespread but no recall issued and they are unwilling to reimburse me at this time.

- Mechanicsville, VA, USA

problem #40

Nov 012000

Caravan

  • miles
Air bag light won't go out, horn doesn't work. Delayed action because of expense. Oil leak: Ignored because I thought it was usual valve cover leak. Now loses about a quart of oil a day. Dealer determined it was head gasket. Total cost to be about $1500. Failure dates approximate.

- Metuchen, NJ, USA

problem #39

Mar 292001

(reported on)

Caravan

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Having problems with horn not working when in use. Cruise control, when in use, would not work properly, and windshield wipers come on and go off on their own. Air bag light is on coincident with other failures.

- Finksburg, MD, USA

problem #38

Feb 012001

Caravan

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Had started vehcle when air bag light remained on and failed to go off. Horn failed to work as well as cruise control when needed. Possible clockspring failure.

- Buffeale, UT, USA

problem #37

Mar 192001

Caravan

  • miles
Was driving and noticed air bag light came on & stayed. Horn failed to work properly. Had used cruise control, and it failed to work after being initiated.

- Lanham, MD, USA

problem #36

Mar 142001

Caravan

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Ea 01 007; air bag clock spring: Air bag light stayed on, and horn assembly did not operate. Dealer was notified. Head gasket and time chain replaced due to tremendous oil loss, engine light is now illuminated, vehicle's temperature gauge went up and vehicle locked up. Windshield wipers come on by themselves. Sliding door latch inoperable.

- Galesville, MD, USA

problem #35

Mar 272001

(reported on)

Caravan

  • miles
SRS light stays illuminated while vehicle is in motion. Also, horn assembly and cruise control are inoperable.

- W. Cennica, NY, USA

problem #34

Mar 012001

Caravan

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
SRS light stays illuminated while vehicle is in motion. Also, horn assembly and cruise control are inoperable.

- Winter Haven, FL, USA

problem #33

Mar 262001

(reported on)

Caravan

  • miles
Ea-01-007; consumer has noticed air bag light illuminated on dashboard. Also, horn was inoperable/ windshield wipers worked intermittently, and electrical door locks failed to lock or unlock. Also, note ABS brake light illuminated on the dash, brakes have failed. Consumer has contacted dealer, dealer unable to determine cause of failures.

- Keaau, HI, USA

problem #32

Mar 262001

(reported on)

Caravan

  • miles
EA01007; clock spring failed, causing loss of airbags/ horn and cruise control.

- Tempe, AZ, USA

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