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really awful
Crashes / Fires:
1 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
1 / 0
Average Mileage:
62,602 miles

About These NHTSA Complaints:

This data is from the NHTSA — the US gov't agency tasked with vehicle safety. Complaints are spread across multiple & redundant categories, & are not organized by problem.

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2006 Dodge Caravan Owner Comments

problem #4

Aug 212015


  • 123,474 miles


Driving on the interstate when dash board lights started to flicker on and off, the engine stalled for a few second, but did not lose power. What going on, why is this happening.

- High, Point, NC, USA

problem #3

Jun 152010


  • 59,840 miles
The contact owns a 2006 Dodge Caravan. She stated while driving at 30 mph, the vehicle abnormally accelerated to speeds of 40 mph. The contact forcefully applied the brakes unto the vehicle decreased in speed. The manufacturer filed a claim and advised that someone would contact her to further assess the failure. The vehicle was not taken to the dealer nor was it repaired. The failure and current mileages were 59,840.

- Pembrook Pines, FL, USA

problem #2

Jun 062010


  • 54,000 miles
The contact owns a 2006 Dodge Caravan. The contact stated that while driving, the accelerator pedal stuck. When she applied a lot of pressure to the pedal, it would unstick and then surge forward. The failure was intermittent and the characteristics continuously changed. The vehicle had not been repaired at the time of the complaint. The current and failure mileages were approximately 54,000.

- Monrovia , CA, USA

problem #1

Aug 252009


  • 13,093 miles
The contact owns a 2006 Dodge Caravan. The contact was parked on an incline. She started the ignition the gear was shifted into reverse. The driver heard a loud noise coming from the outside of the vehicle. Suddenly there was an unintended surge which resulted in the vehicle crashing into a wall. The driver sustained minor injuries to the neck. The vehicle had moderate damages. The police was not called to the scene. The vehicle was coasted to a nearby independent mechanic for inspection. The technician stated the failure was contributed to the cv joint. The vehicle has not been repaired for the failure. The failure and current mileages were 13,093.

- Lakeland, FL, USA

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