The top complaint against the 2008 Dodge Caravan is permanent brake failure, with the complete breakdown of the A/C Heater system being the second most common complaint, according to consumer complaints listed on Carcomplaint.com. Other common problems include issues with electrical, interior accessories, transmission, engine, and body paint.
As of June 2015, there has been a total of 8 recalls issued for the 2008 Dodge Caravan. Recalls for the 2008 Caravan include air bags, air conditioner, frontal sensor control modules and electrical wiring. Also placed on the recall list were hydraulic service brakes, the ignition switch and the axle rear suspension.