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Used Dodge Minivans Ratings

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    11/11/2006 4:41:33 PM

    2006 Dodge Caravan - SXT Passenger

    Pros: Electric sliding side doors & back door.

    Cons: Quality of paint and assembly.

    Advice: Don't buy from a dealer that provides poor service, because you will NEED good service.

    My DGC has 7400 miles on it. It has a 3.8 engine. It rides well on smooth roads. It is comfortable when driving in town and the highway. The AC works well in the summer at 100+. Visibility is great. In the east, many cities have the signal lights so high it is difficult to see W/O pulling your neck out of your torso. So I like the driver view. The heater works great in the winter at 0. I get 20 MPG in the city and 25-27 MPG on the highway using the AC. I always use the AC when it is 70+ outside.

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    10/9/2006 4:00:14 PM

    2004 Dodge Sprinter Van 2500 - High Roof 118" WB

    Pros: steering

    Cons: engine and transmission

    Advice: If use for short ride (park and work) buy it. If for long ride(driven) all day avoid it very costly.

    test driven is good work driven is not so good

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    9/24/2006 11:30:39 AM

    2003 Dodge Sprinter Van 2500 - 140" WB

    Pros: The milage, room and comfort

    Cons: Lox & lights

    Advice: Get xtra keys made now. And buy stock in Sylvania.

    I hav e owned a Sprinter since 30 Jun 03. I love the idea of the sprinter, but I truly believe that it would have been a much better truck if Dodge would have built it. I love my truck. I love the storage. I love the room. I don't miss bring out the tarp on rainy days. But I have had continual problems with the studipest stuff. Mechanically, she it awesome. The motor is great, the tranny strong and she has never let me down. The lox have been a problem. The keys are not strong. They break easily, once in the ignition and once in the door. The lock motor failed in the on the side door, causing me to have an unsecure door for three weeks. Not good. The brakes wear out in 36000 miles. Pathetic. Then there's the headlights. I had to replace 4 in the first year. After taking it in and having the Dodge guys look at a Mercedes, the problem continued until I fixed it. I never owned a Mercedes, and after owning the Sprinter, I never will. I think Dodge would have built a better vehicle. They know Americans are tough on our trucx. But we love 'em. We'd be nothing without 'em.

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    7/9/2006 12:44:08 PM

    2003 Dodge Sprinter Van 2500 - 158" WB

    Pros: sprinter

    Cons: cargo

    Advice: very good when decision to buy needed

    very good condition

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    5/24/2006 1:25:58 PM

    2005 Dodge Caravan - SE Passenger

    Pros: ride, room

    Cons: breaks

    Advice: get dealer to comit to break life and ABS

    I've had my Caravan 3 years with a total of 47000kms. I'm now having my 3rd set of breaks installed. 1st set went at 20000kms and dealer tried to tell me this is normal wear. My Nissan van went over 50000kms before 1st break job. What should I expect? This is a very sore point with me and plan not to purchase Dodge again for this reason. I own a Miata (great) Nissan Stanza(great) SusukiSK(Great) Dodge Caravan (NOT GREAT) Nick in Vancouver

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    3/27/2006 10:47:35 PM

    2006 Dodge Caravan - SXT Passenger

    Pros: RWD pushes you instead of pulling you

    Cons: No dealer was willing to negotiate but I bought and SXT for $19,500 -leather 3.5L

    Advice: SXT 3.5Lis so fast...I can't imagine the R/T! This can be a very very dangerous ride if you are not careful!

    Even the SXT 3.5HO is Powerful! Spins out on every acceleration. Every single detail is included in this car. It took me a month to figure it all out. I'm still finding out new things like puncture proof tires.

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    3/20/2006 9:01:17 AM

    2002 Dodge Grand Caravan - Sport FWD

    Pros: auto sliding doors, auto real tailgate, interior layout and room

    Cons: mechanical failures

    Advice: be prepared for frequent mechanical problems

    My first grand caravan's transmission went just 6,000 miles out of warranty. After replacing first caravan's transmission--I knew enough to purchase the extended warranty. 2nd caravan's transmission went just 8,000 miles out of warranty. Car handles well and is very comfortable for long travel w/family and friends. Opt for touring pkg -- gives a nice smooth ride. Lots of small computer problem w/sliding doors, engine and seatbelt lights going on, etc. Make sure you have a good service dept. Car is functionally superb for my family--but not worth the downtime in mechanical problems.