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10.0

really awful
Typical Repair Cost:
$1,000.00
Average Mileage:
150,000 miles
Total Complaints:
1 complaints

Most Common Solutions:

  1. remove carbon from within the throttle body (1 reports)
1996 Dodge Grand Caravan engine problems

engine problem

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1996 Dodge Grand Caravan Owner Comments

problem #1

Aug 152007

Grand Caravan V6 3.3L

  • Automatic transmission
  • 150,000 miles

A D V E R T I S E M E N T S

i too spent a small fortune to resolve the same stalling issue. the so-called mechanics at my dodge dealership (foothill ranch, ca) could not have been more useless. to make a long story short, i sprayed gumout inside the throttle body (beyond the throttle flap) and scrubbed the inside with a plastic bristle brush. i did this repeatedly and removed all kinds of black carbon build up. a professional cleaning, or new throttle body, would surely work best. but where i once expected to stall a few times a day, i now only stall about once every couple weeks. good luck.

- , Anaheim, CA, USA

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