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1998 Dodge Caravan

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Specs

Research 1998 Dodge Caravan specs for the trims available. Choose the desired trim / style from the dropdown list to see the corresponding specs.

Base 3 Door

Brakes

Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 9.84 x 2.17
Brake Type Power
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.03 x 0.94
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes

Cargo Area Dimensions

Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 114.8
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 57.8
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 65.4
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) 49.2
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in)
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) 43.5
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 86.4
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 46.7
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 49.1
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) 51.3
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) 15.8

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 15.6
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 13.8
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 16.2
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 11.2
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 13.2
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 13.0

Electrical

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 120
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 90
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 500
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600

Engine

Engine Order Code EDZ
Engine Order Code EFA
Engine Order Code EGA
Engine Type Gas V6
Engine Type Gas 4-Cyl
Displacement 3.0L/181
Displacement 3.3L/201
Displacement 2.4L/148
Fuel System MPI
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 158 @ 4850
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 150 @ 5200
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 176 @ 4000
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 203 @ 3250
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 167 @ 4000

Exterior Dimensions

Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 76.8
Track Width, Front (in) 63.0
Track Width, Rear (in) 64.0
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.1
Rear Door Opening Height (in) 40.6
Rear Door Opening Width (in) 51.3
Liftover Height (in) 23.8
Height, Overall (in) 68.5
Wheelbase (in) 113.3
Length, Overall (in) 186.3

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 19.8

Interior Dimensions

Second Hip Room (in) 61.3
Second Shoulder Room (in) 63.8
Second Shoulder Room (in)
Second Leg Room (in) 42.3
Second Leg Room (in)
Second Leg Room (in) 36.6
Second Head Room (in) 41.0
Second Head Room (in)
Second Head Room (in) 39.7
Front Hip Room (in) 57.7
Front Leg Room (in) 40.6
Front Head Room (in) 39.8
Front Shoulder Room (in) 62.5
Third Hip Room (in)
Third Hip Room (in) 49.7
Third Shoulder Room (in)
Third Shoulder Room (in) 62.1
Third Leg Room (in)
Third Leg Room (in) 35.8
Third Head Room (in)
Third Head Room (in) 38.1
Second Hip Room (in) 61.5
Second Hip Room (in)
Passenger Volume (ft³)
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Capacity 7

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 18
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 19
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 26
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 24
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 20

Steering

Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.84
Steering Type Power
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.14
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.7
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 42.6

Summary

Body Style 4 Door
Body Style 3 Door
Vehicle Name Dodge Caravan

Suspension

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Rigid Beam Axle
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Suspension Type - Rear Parallel Leaf Spring
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.75
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.0
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 30.2
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 34.9

Tires

Front Tire Order Code
Spare Tire Size T125/70D15
Spare Tire Size P215/70R15
Spare Tire Size P205/75R14
Rear Tire Size P205/75R14
Rear Tire Size P215/70R15
Front Tire Size P205/75R14
Front Tire Size P215/70R15
Spare Tire Order Code
Spare Tire Order Code TBB
Rear Tire Order Code

Trailering

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 200
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)

Transmission

Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD,
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.69
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.55
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.57
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.69
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.84
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Trans Description Cont. Automatic
Trans Type 3
Trans Type 4
Trans Order Code DGA
Trans Order Code DGB
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.19
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.62
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 2.98
Clutch Size (in)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.10
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.21
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Vehicle

EPA Classification 2WD Special Purpose

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3526

Wheels

Front Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 4.0
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.5
Rear Wheel Size (in) 14 x 6.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) 14 x 6.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.5
Front Wheel Size (in) 14 x 6.0
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.5
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum