I'm now on my third minivan, I can
only say that I'm the jack--- that
continued to buy these vans.
the first van: replaced tranny, two air
conditioners, two evaportor cores, and
finally a blown rod=$25.00 from junk
yard to haul away (at 114,000 miles)
The 2nd one a 93, air compressor and
tranny b 4 55000 miles (sold it) The
3rd, well alot worse than the first!!!
kid hauler. Other than that, these
vehicles are built from pieces. I would
consider anything BUT these vehicles.
If anyone must, buy extended warrenty!!!
Other than the body, a Reliable motor,
a better transmission, air conditioner
units, breaks, and a motor that doesnt
At 95K on it. We have a very basic
caravan. Only options are AC, tilt, 2
built-in baby seats, rear defog, tint
glass, and cruise. it has a 3 liter
V6.i installed bosch platinum 4's in it
and increased my MPG by 2.
Easier to transport young kids in.
i had to replace the rear wheel
cylinder. get rid of drum brakes and
hub caps on all vehicles.
Recommend Anitlock Barake System
(ABS). Needs more leg room for the
third seat passengers. Suggest taking
third seat out whebn not in use to
Bought vehicle, had only 19,000 miles
on it. Within 2,00 miles had to replace
the torque converter.
At 40,000 had to replace with a
manufacture rebuild, the transmission
w/torque converter. at 54,000 had to
have the rebuild replaced. Now, only
24,000 miles from the original
manufacture's rebuild being installed I
have to have it replaced again. Also
note that this next replacement will
only be warrantied from the original
purchase of the rebuild, leaving me
with only 12,000 miles of warranty on
this transmission w/torque converter.
Is this good old American built
reliability or what?