Question about 2005 Dodge Caravan
For Kittydog 90 - The overheating problem is either the thermostat or water pump. Since you have to drain the cooling system to do one, you should replace both along with the hoses if they are more than 3 years old. Depending on how hot it got and whether there was any coolant in the engine block, it's tough to know what caused it to die on you.
For Scoutdiver - I don't know what you mean by a computer chip, I am used to seeing computer boards that get replaced. It sounds like you may need to have the mechanic check for computer codes to see if any software needs to be updated. It may have been that the computer part was good but an airmass meter or a sensor was actually bad. I would try unhooking the ground cable from the battery for 2 minutes and then hooking it backup just to see if it doesn't allow a computer issue to clear itself up.
Posted on Jan 08, 2009
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Apr 26, 2013 | 1996 Dodge Grand Caravan
Jul 30, 2012 | 1996 Dodge Caravan
Nov 11, 2011 | 2003 Dodge Caravan
May 21, 2011 | 2000 Dodge Caravan
May 31, 2010 | 1996 Dodge Grand Caravan
Apr 13, 2010 | 2005 Dodge Caravan
Mar 15, 2009 | 1996 Dodge Grand Caravan
Jan 10, 2009 | 1996 Dodge Caravan
129 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!