The new one: fewer than 1300. The Grand Caravan also brims with safety features, including standard all-row side-curtain airbags, standard electronic stability and traction control, tire-pressure monitoring, and optional rear park assist and a newly available backup camera. Archived from on January 10, 2012. Shrivel no more at the thought of driving a minivan: The Grand Caravan actually looks mean looming up in a rearview mirror. The introduction of the 2008 model year minivan resulted from a partnership that began in 2005 between Volkswagen and. We'd likely look elsewhere in the segment before settling for the 175-horsepower base V6. No problems with this vehicle that would not be expected for age and mileage, very dependable.
The key fob if applicable , should also be removed from the key ring. Road conditions or some other jarring event may cause the ignition switch to move out of the run position, turning off the engine. Wheelbase is stretched nearly two inches, track is widened 2. Road conditions or some other jarring event may cause the ignition switch to move out of the run position, turning off the engine. Please give us a call to confirm availability for any vehicles you might find here. The arrangement also brings additional storage. Chrysler claims that its minivans are still the only ones to offer a seating system like its Stow 'n Go, which allows both the second- and third-row seats to fold fully into the floor.
It is based on the Dodge Grand Caravan, but with solid metal instead of rear windows and a flat load space with 144. The Routan is sold only in North America U. Due sometime after launch is an optional integrated child-booster seat, a minivan first. The recall began on May 26, 2015. The Routan was Volkswagen's first van offered in North America since discontinuation of the in 2003, and is not related to the European-market. A removable table can also be installed between the rows offering a convenient place for children to play games or for adults to have an impromptu business meeting.
Instead, the second row seats in the Routan feature the , but can be modified using Chrysler or Dodge parts to have Stow'n Go or have Swivel'n Go seats installed. While most versions were discontinued in 2016 with the launch of the , the Grand Caravan remains in production as a value-priced legacy model in North America. Many are even factory certified! All models get dual glove boxes, the front console slides rearward 21 inches to reach rear passengers, and there's a total of 13 cup and bottle holders. The interior can be trimmed with satin finishes plus Elm Burl or Medrona Burl wood, and leather. Cars are clean which can and should be a good thing, but I think it may hide some of the issues with the cars. The recall began on April 1, 2014. Note: This is an expansion of recall 11V-139.
Get a great deal on a used 2008 Chrysler Town and Country and treat your family to comfort and luxury. By July 2009, 11,677 units had been sold. The suspension was heavily re-tuned, with both Dodge and Chrysler minivans gaining a larger front sway bar and new rear sway bar, increased rear roll center height, adjusted spring rates, a new steering gear, a revised front static camber setting, and lowered ride height. There's also a removable table that installs between the two rows. The base price is among the lowest in the category, but that's in conjunction with the category's weakest powertrain. .
We wouldn't want to regularly haul around full loads with the base powertrain, comprised of a 3. The trump card is price. Chrysler's number for this recall is R03. The Chrysler models were adjusted so that instead of competing against equivalent Dodge trim levels, they were above Dodge in trim and features. Model value: Chrysler's minivans continue to have some of the most innovative features, and the all-new 2008 models especially stand out for their interior features and the new Swivel 'n Go arrangement.
Then the same week they dropped the price online and I drove 2hrs back to buy the car. Corrective Summary: Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will replace the air bag control unit, free of charge. However, it was later announced that the would be sold alongside the unchanged from the 2016 model, with a simplified model lineup. With discontinuation of the short-wheelbase minivans, Dodge offered the on nearly an identical wheelbase and as a rather than a. Consequence Summary: If the air bag control unit fails, the air bags may not deploy in the event of a crash, increasing the risk of occupant injury. Swivel 'n Go Seats Although not without legroom challenges, the Swivel 'n Go seating option, that comprises rear-swiveling second-row captain's chairs and a hideaway, removable table, takes the concept of the rolling family room to a new level. Clearly, Chrysler's most significant debuts at this year's Detroit Auto Show are its 2008 Chrysler Town and Country and minivans.
After more ovoid third- and fourth-generation models, the all-new Grand Caravan returns to the boxier roots of the first couple of iterations. For example, you can find 2008 Chrysler Town and Country brakes, tail lights, and more to repair your vehicle when life's challenging moments occur. Archived from on March 10, 2016. We came from an hour away and it is difficult to get there by the time they close. The outgoing Caravan could be had in more than 11,000 possible configurations. Astutely reworking its family favorite, the automaker has retained the good stuff the innovative.
A comprehensive entertainment system offers two independent video displays. The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule. In this seating system, two full size second row to face the third row. The Routan features a rebranded version of Chrysler's hard drive-based audio and navigation system—marketed by Chrysler as the MyGig system and by Volkswagen as the Joybox, but has neither Chrysler's nor seating systems. They can tune in to Nickelodeon, the Disney Channel, or Cartoon Network to entertain them on long trips. The recall began on December 6, 2016. Manufactured alongside the Chrysler and Dodge minivans at and marketed in the United States, Canada, and Mexico, the Routan debuted at the 2008 and went on sale in the United States in September 2008.