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  1. 2010 Dodge Grand Caravan with the V6

    5th. Generation Chrysler Minivans: 2008-2019
    Hello Everyone, I am new here, but I frequent the ram forumz page since I own a 2010 ram 1500 hemi. My wife has a 2010 dodge grand caravan and i replaced the transmission pan, filter and pan gasket because I didn't know the last time the fluid was changed. There had been a leak where it seemed...
  2. Got busy with the tools of the last couple of days....BRAKE JOB!!!!

    5th. Generation Chrysler Minivans: 2008-2019
    Sooooooo Hello! My first post here and I thought I would say Hi and regale you with my short story about brake job for the front and rear on my 2010 Town & Country( henceforth called T&C). I changed them....Front first then Rear....rotors and pads for both. See short story.... In case...
  3. Auto Trans Tune-Up or Not

    3rd Generation Chrysler Minivans: 1996-2000
    1996 Caravan 3.0 Automatic w/160,000 mi. Drive less than 100 miles a week city only. Some days trans shifts great. Some days shifts late i.e. won't shift into second until about 30 MPH. Problem is intermitent. Should I get the trans flushed and refilled ? Is there a filter to be replaced. Or...
  4. Trans: Mixing ATF3 & ATF4

    3rd Generation Chrysler Minivans: 1996-2000
    I changed the trans fluid and filter on my '96 3.8 liter 100K miles ago. It now has 215K miles on it The manual says to use "Mopar ATF Plus Automatic Transmission Fluid Type 7176", which is what I must have put in, and from an internet search I understand it to be an ATF+3 type. The fluid...
  5. Transmission fluid quantity - 2004 Town & Country Limited, 3.8 L, 2 wd

    4th. Generation Chrysler Minivans: 2001-2007
    Hi, I changed transmission fluids and filter during the weekend. I used ATF+4 (Valvoline) as mentioned over and over on this forum. Unfortunately I didn't have access during the weekend for Mopar fluid so had to use other brand. My minivan is Chrysler 2004 Town & Country Limited, 3.8 L, 2 wd...
  6. Transmission Fluid Change Vs. Flush?

    4th. Generation Chrysler Minivans: 2001-2007
    Hey, I'm looking to change the transmission filter on my 02 caravan, and as i'm doing my research I'm getting conflicting information on the wither or not to flush the fluid. Most Say just to drop the pan, and replace the 4 qt. or so that comes out. Others say to use an air hose or something...
  7. to change or not to change??

    4th. Generation Chrysler Minivans: 2001-2007
    Hi; 2004 GC 3.3-- 130000 MI. RUNS & DRIVES AS GOOD AS THE DAY I BOUGHT IT NEW.--- TRANS FLUID OR FILTER HAS NEVER BEEN REPLACED;SHOULD I REPLACE BOTH OR WOULD I BE STIRRING UP A POSSIBLE PROBLEM?? THANKS;
  8. Tranny fluid mystery

    3rd Generation Chrysler Minivans: 1996-2000
    I have a 98 Plymouth Voyager with the 2.4l and 212,000 miles. Am on the second tranny for this van and recently the transmission fluid showing on the dipstick keeps getting lower and lower. There is very little leakage for the amount I am having to replace. I have heard of vacuum lines...
  9. Intermitent power loss while accelerating

    4th. Generation Chrysler Minivans: 2001-2007
    I have noticed during the past several weeks that my 01 T and C (3.3L), while accelerating, there seems to be about a 3 second, 2 or 3 horsepower loss, and then it goes away for about 5 seconds, then returns in same interval. I only notice it while accelerating. Everything seems to be running...
  10. 100$ minivan odyssey

    3rd Generation Chrysler Minivans: 1996-2000
    So I figured you all could appreciate this, since you all love these things.A little background first: I just bought a 97 Town and Country SX 3.3L with 120,000 miles on it for 100$. The brakes were seized up, and it had sat for about 6 months. Started and ran after jumping the battery. No...
  11. engine smoke from Trans fluid

    4th. Generation Chrysler Minivans: 2001-2007
    I just got a rebuilt transmission installed 3 months ago, and now I'm seeing smoke come from the hood. It's white and when we check it out it appears to be from where the transmission fluid has overflowed and dripped on the hot engine - thus creating smoke. Any idea what is causing the trans...
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