Dodge Caravan owners have reported 3 problems related to automatic transmission column shift (under the power train category). The most recently reported issues are listed below. Also please check out the statistics and reliability analysis of Dodge Caravan based on all problems reported for the Caravan.
My 1999 Dodge Caravan shift lever can be moved out of park position with engine running without having to press on the brake pedal ,this creates a very dangerous safety problem if a child is left in van without being restrained Chrysler corp. Corrected this problem in 2001 can something be done to earlier models?.
See all problems of the 1999 Dodge Caravan .
Intermittently vehicle would not go into reverse, and automatic transmission would jump out of drive while driving at any speed. Vehicle had been to the dealer on several occasions. Dealer informed the consumer that they and the manufacturer were unable to resolve this problem.
See all problems of the 2005 Dodge Caravan .
Consumer states that intermittently not able to physically change transmission gear to the reverse setting. Also, intermittently when gear is in reverse, vehicle will roll forward.
See all problems of the 2003 Dodge Caravan .
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|Automatic Transmission problems||
|Transmission Failure problems||
|Power Train problems||
|Automatic Transmission Park/neutral Start Switch problems||
|Differential Unit problems||
|Transmission Noise problems||
|Transmission Fluid Leaking problems||
|Automatic Transmission Torque Converter problems||
|Automatic Transmission Cooler problems||
|Automatic Transmission Gear Indicator problems||