My van has the 3.3 litre V6 engine with the 4 speed trans. with overdive. It's not a good tranny as you've read here. The rebuilder said it's similar to unit fitted in the old Dodge Omni and Horizon compacts from the 80's. Guess they had lots of spares. You can expect to replace it about every 40 000 miles. The engine is very good actually, I never had much trouble with it other than a head gasket being replaced once. The ABS system failed at around 150000 miles and it was under warranty for life, low cost repair.
Comfortable, easy to drive, looks good. My wife loved it despite problems with the tranny. The engine has been very reliable and performed well. All the other engineering has been very good including the plastic mouldings holding out.
Beef up the tranny, don't carry 7 people in it as rated,
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