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Specs, Warranty & Reliability

The table below shows all 1997 Dodge Grand Caravan specs by style, including MPG (fuel economy), transmission details, and interior and exterior dimensions. Additionally, find 1997 Dodge Grand Caravan warranty and reliability information, such as limits on bumper-to-bumper coverage and major components.

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1997 Dodge Grand Caravan Base Front-wheel Drive Passenger Van 119.3 in. WB1997 Dodge Grand Caravan SE Front-wheel Drive Passenger Van 119.3 in. WB1997 Dodge Grand Caravan SE All-wheel Drive Passenger Van 119.3 in. WB
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  • Overview
    MSRP *$18,580$20,755$25,475
    Invoice *$16,910$18,824$22,978
    EngineStandard:2.4L I-4 150 HP 167 ft.lbs. @ 4,000 rpmAvailable:3.3L V-6 158 HP 203 ft.lbs. @ 3,250 rpm3.0L V-6 150 HP 176 ft.lbs. @ 4,000 rpmStandard:2.4L I-4 150 HP 167 ft.lbs. @ 4,000 rpmAvailable:3.3L V-6 158 HP 203 ft.lbs. @ 3,250 rpm3.0L V-6 150 HP 176 ft.lbs. @ 4,000 rpm3.8L V-6 166 HP 227 ft.lbs. @ 3,100 rpm
    TransmissionStandard:3-spd autoAvailable:4-spd auto w/ODStandard:3-spd autoAvailable:4-spd auto w/OD4-spd auto w/OD
    Fuel Economy City20.0 mpg18.0 mpg15.0 mpg
    Fuel Economy Hwy25.0 mpg25.0 mpg22.1 mpg
    Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles36/36,00036/36,00036/36,000
  • Powertrain
    EngineStandard:2.4L I-4 150 HP 167 ft.lbs. @ 4,000 rpmAvailable:3.3L V-6 158 HP 203 ft.lbs. @ 3,250 rpm3.0L V-6 150 HP 176 ft.lbs. @ 4,000 rpmStandard:2.4L I-4 150 HP 167 ft.lbs. @ 4,000 rpmAvailable:3.3L V-6 158 HP 203 ft.lbs. @ 3,250 rpm3.0L V-6 150 HP 176 ft.lbs. @ 4,000 rpm3.8L V-6 166 HP 227 ft.lbs. @ 3,100 rpm
    TransmissionStandard:3-spd autoAvailable:4-spd auto w/ODStandard:3-spd autoAvailable:4-spd auto w/OD4-spd auto w/OD
    AlternatorStandard:90 ampAvailable:120 ampStandard:90 ampAvailable:120 ampStandard:90 ampAvailable:120 amp
    BatteryStandard:600 ampAvailable:685 ampStandard:600 ampAvailable:685 ampStandard:600 ampAvailable:685 amp
    Axle Ratio3.613.613.61
    Recommended Fuel Typeregular unleadedregular unleadedregular unleaded
    Fuel Tank20.0 gal.20.0 gal.20.0 gal.
    Exhauststainless steelstainless steelstainless steel
    Drive Typefront-wheelfront-wheelfull-time all wheel
    Locking Hub ControlN/AN/Aautomatic
  • Steering and Suspension
    RideStandard:comfortAvailable:firmStandard:firmAvailable:touringStandard:firmAvailable:heavy duty
    Auto-Levelling SuspensionN/AAvailable:rearrear
    Front Suspensionstrutstrutstrut
    Front Anti-Roll Barfront anti-roll barfront anti-roll barfront anti-roll bar
    Front Springscoilcoilcoil
    Front ShocksN/AAvailable:premiumN/A
    Rear Anti-Roll BarN/AAvailable:rear anti-roll barN/A
    Rear Springsleafleafleaf
    Rear ShocksN/AAvailable:premiumN/A
    Steeringrack & pinionrack & pinionrack & pinion
    Brakesfront disc/rear drumfront disc/rear drumfront disc/rear drum
    Vented Disc Brakesfrontfrontfront
    Wheels14.0 " steel15.0 " steel15.0 " steel
    Front TiresStandard:P205/75SR14.0BSW ASAvailable:P215/65SR14.0BSW ASStandard:P215/65SR15.0BSW ASAvailable:P215/65SR15.0RBL ASP215/70SR15.0BSW AS
    Spare Tire and WheelStandard:compact steelAvailable:full-sizeStandard:compact steelAvailable:full-sizeStandard:compact steelAvailable:full-size
  • Seating and Interior
    Seating Capacity777
    Front Seat Typebucketbucketbucket
    Front Headrestsfixedfixedfixed
    Front Armrestsdriver and passengerdriver and passengerdriver and passenger
    Front Driver Seat Direction Controls4-way4-way4-way
    Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls4-way4-way4-way
    Rear SeatsStandard:removable benchAvailable:removable full benchStandard:removable full benchAvailable:removable bucketStandard:removable full benchAvailable:removable full captain
    Rear HeadrestsAvailable:adjustableAvailable:adjustableAvailable:adjustable
    Rear Child SeatsAvailable:2Available:2Available:2
    Third Row Seatsremovable full benchremovable full benchremovable full bench
    Seat Trimclothclothcloth
    Door Trimvinylcloth w/carpet lowercloth w/carpet lower
    Headlinerfull clothfull clothfull cloth
    Floor Trimcarpetcarpetcarpet
    Floor MatsN/AN/AAvailable:rubber front & rear
  • Comfort and Conveniences
    Roof FeaturesAvailable:roof rackAvailable:roof rackAvailable:roof rack
    Vanity MirrorsN/AAvailable:dual illuminatedAvailable:dual illuminated
    Auxiliary VisorsN/AN/AAvailable:dual
    Rearview Mirrorday-nightday-nightday-night
    Glove Boxglove boxglove boxglove box
    Dome Lightdome lightdome lightdome light
    Reading Lightsfrontfrontfront
    Overhead ConsoleN/AAvailable:fullAvailable:full with storage
    Cup Holderfront and rearfront and rearfront and rear
    Instrument Panel Storagebinbinbin
    Underseat TrayAvailable:frontfrontfront
    Cargo Floor Trimcarpetedcarpetedcarpeted
    Trunk Lid Trimvinylvinylvinyl
    Cargo NetN/Acargo netcargo net
    Cargo Lightcargo lightcargo lightcargo light
    Front Air ConditioningAvailable:manualAvailable:dual zone front manualmanualAvailable:dual zone front manualmanual
    Rear Heat DuctsN/Aunderseat ductsunderseat ducts
    Rear HeaterN/AAvailable:auxiliary rear heaterAvailable:auxiliary rear heater
    RadioStandard:AM/FM stereo, clock, seek-scanAvailable:AM/FM stereo, seek-scanStandard:AM/FM stereo, clock, seek-scanAvailable:premium AM stereo/FM stereo, seek-scanStandard:AM/FM stereo, clock, seek-scanAvailable:premium AM stereo/FM stereo, seek-scan
    CDN/AAvailable:singlecompatibleAvailable:singlecompatible
    Speakers4Standard:4Available:10 brandStandard:4Available:10 brand
    Antennafixedfixedfixed
    Cruise ControlAvailable:with steering wheel controlswith steering wheel controlswith steering wheel controls
    Door LocksStandard:manualAvailable:powerStandard:manualAvailable:powerpower
    Remote Keyless EntryN/AAvailable:keyfob (all doors)Available:keyfob (all doors)
    Rear Child Safety Door Locksrear child safety door locksrear child safety door locksrear child safety door locks
    Power Outlets22Standard:2Available:1
    Driver Foot Restdriver foot restdriver foot restdriver foot rest
    Instrument Displayanaloganaloganalog
    TachometerN/Atachometertachometer
    Water Temp Gaugeengine temperature gaugeengine temperature gaugeengine temperature gauge
    Trip Odometertrip odometertrip odometertrip odometer
    Steering WheelAvailable:tilttilttilt
    Steering Wheel MaterialN/AAvailable:leatherN/A
    Front WindowsmanualStandard:manualAvailable:powerStandard:manualAvailable:power
    Rear Windowsfixedfixedfixed
    Quarter Vent Rear Windowsfixedfixedfixed
    1-Touch OpenN/AN/AAvailable:driver
    Tinted WindowslightlightStandard:lightAvailable:deep
    Front Windshield Wipersvariable intermittentvariable intermittentvariable intermittent
    Rear Windshield Wipervariable intermittentvariable intermittentvariable intermittent
    Rear DefrosterAvailable:rear defrosterAvailable:rear defrosterAvailable:rear defroster
  • Safety
    Anti-Lock Brakes (ABS)Available:4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)
    Center High Mounted Stop Lightcenter high mounted stop lightcenter high mounted stop lightcenter high mounted stop light
    Front Impact Airbagsdriver and passengerdriver and passengerdriver and passenger
    Security SystemN/AAvailable:security systemAvailable:security system
  • Dimensions and Capacities
    Door CountStandard:3 doorsAvailable:4 doorsStandard:3 doorsAvailable:4 doors4 doors
    Maximum Cargo Volume172.3 cu.ft.117.6 cu.ft.117.6 cu.ft.
    Exterior Length199.6 "199.6 "199.6 "
    Exterior Width75.6 "75.6 "75.6 "
    Exterior Height68.5 "68.5 "68.5 "
    Wheelbase119 "119 "119 "
    Front Tread63 "63 "63 "
    Rear Tread64 "64 "64 "
    Turning Radius19.7 '19.8 'N/A
    Curb Weight3,691 lbs.3,691 lbs.3,691 lbs.
    Max Trailer Weight1,000 lbs.2,000 lbs.2,000 lbs.
    Drag Coefficient.32.32.32
    Front Legroom41.1 "41.1 "41.1 "
    Rear Legroom39.6 "39.6 "39.6 "
    Front Headroom39.8 "39.8 "39.8 "
    Rear Headroom40.0 "40.0 "40.0 "
    Third Row Headroom38.9 "38.6 "38.6 "
    Front Hiproom57.7 "57.7 "57.7 "
    Rear Hiproom61.2 "61.2 "61.2 "
    Third Row Hiproom49.6 "49.6 "49.6 "
    Front Shoulder Room62.6 "62.6 "62.6 "
    Rear Shoulder Room63.8 "63.8 "63.8 "
    Third Row Shoulder Room61.8 "61.8 "61.8 "
    Interior Cargo Volume23.7 cu.ft.23.7 cu.ft.23.7 cu.ft.
    Interior Cargo Volume w/Seats Folded62.3 cu.ft.62.3 cu.ft.62.3 cu.ft.
  • Exterior Features
    Rear Spoilerlipliplip
    BumpersStandard:coloredAvailable:body-coloredStandard:coloredAvailable:body-coloredcolored
    Rear Step Bumperrear step bumperrear step bumperrear step bumper
    Bodyside MoldingsStandard:coloredAvailable:body-coloredStandard:coloredAvailable:body-coloredcolored
    Grille Moldingsbody-coloredbody-coloredbody-colored
    Paintmonotonemonotonemonotone
    Exterior MirrorsStandard:dual manualAvailable:dual power remotedual power remotedual power remote heated
    Trailering HarnessN/AAvailable:trailering harnessAvailable:trailering harness
  • Warranty
    Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles36/36,00036/36,00036/36,000
    Major Components Months/Miles36/36,00036/36,00036/36,000
    Corrosion Perforation Months/Miles60/100,00060/100,00060/100,000
    Roadside Assistance Months/Miles36/36,00036/36,00036/36,000
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Safety Rating

Below is the 1997 Dodge Grand Caravan safety rating information and crash results as reported by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). The ratings are based on a star system and can vary by style.
StyleFrontal Rating
Side Rating
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