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HOW MANY MILES DOES A DODGE GRAND CARAVAN ES IF TAKEN ...

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HOW MANY MILES DOES A DODGE GRAND CARAVAN ES IF TAKEN REALLY GOOD OF MILES BEFORE MOTOR IS GONE?
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Dodge
Expert:  sunvalley brian replied 6 years ago.

Whitch engine size?

2.4

3.0

3.3

3.8

Customer: replied 6 years ago.
i am not sure i can look
Expert:  sunvalley brian replied 6 years ago.
ok sounds good
Customer: replied 6 years ago.
v6 3.8
Customer: replied 6 years ago.
you there
Expert:  sunvalley brian replied 6 years ago.

The 3.8 are awsome motors for longevity.

What year is the van?

sunvalley brian, Dodge Mechanic
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Experience: 7 years experience, ASE master certified, electrical, chassis, and powertrain master
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Customer: replied 6 years ago.
2000
Expert:  sunvalley brian replied 6 years ago.

The motor you have should last you 300,000 with good care

I have seen many with as many as 500,000 and still running.

I have the same motor in my 93 imperial with 196,000 still runs like a top!

Customer: replied 6 years ago.
this is why i ask- we are looking to buy this minivan and it has 176,000 miles on it we are buying from a older couple that says that they took really good care of it. I have seen pictures and the carpet,seats, the outside of the van everything looks brand new with this milage so would you buy it- they are BUYING it really CHEAP and I think it is worth it even if we have to buy a new motor soon after
Customer: replied 6 years ago.
we are buying- sorry
Expert:  sunvalley brian replied 6 years ago.

The motor is very good. But do know that with 176,000 there may be other things that atach to the motor that may go out sensors, ect. Just as with any car with any milage.

I wouldnt be worried about the purchase but just remember anything can happen!

Good luck with your purchase!

Customer: replied 6 years ago.
thank you and have a very nice day!!!!
Expert:  sunvalley brian replied 6 years ago.
No problem!

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