by Ted C. on Jun 8, 2009 Vehicle: 1999 Dodge Grand Caravan ES 4dr Minivan AWD
Despite all the warnings not to buy one of these, especially with all- wheel-drive, I can now say, with 152K miles of mostly around town driving on the clock, that this van owes me nothing. Yes, the serpentine belt went out at 70K miles and the speed sensor went out early on, but both are minor. The transmission is just now starting to slip a bit between 1st and 2nd, but otherwise this has been an incredibly reliable and well thought out vehicle. I'd be hard pressed to improve on my van (office, pickup, camper, taxi). I am most impressed with the ergonomics and space. Unfortunately, for me, there is no longer any vehicle on the market that can meet all my needs as this van has.
by DodgeFan on Jan 21, 2009 Vehicle: 1999 Dodge Grand Caravan ES 4dr Minivan AWD
This thing has been great. At 114k miles there are some minor leaks, and this was 99% fixed with new head gaskets. The van is fun to drive if you can say that about a minivan. It is totally reliable, very comfortable. It has enough room for 6 adults with a little storage in back and no one feels the slightes bit cramped. It even hauls my light pop up tent trailer/camper without a problem. I bought another since this one has been so good.
by AWDcaravanLVR on Dec 22, 2002 Vehicle: 1999 Dodge Grand Caravan ES 4dr Minivan AWD
This has been the best car I've owned -
Perfect for the kids & all that that
includes. Comfortable - Great in the
SNOW with the AWD blows both of our 4 x
4 's away Love that both passenger
doors open. We put in a TV & DVD
player & it's great. Other Family
members always call to borrow our Van
when they go on long distance trips.
My sister has a 2003 Toyota Camry LE that she loves but she bought a nice, used 2005 Dodge Grand Caravan SE last year because her 1986 Caravan SE had NO problems. (Her husband drives the Camry and she...