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1998 Dodge Dakota Base Reg Cab 112 WB Sport

1998 Dodge Dakota
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Rear Wheel Drive, Reg Cab 6.5'
20 mpg city / 25 mpg hwy
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headlight change
Does the headlight pop out? or change from inside engine area?
Asked by Karen T January 26, 2013, 4:43 pm 1 reply
Why wouldn't the wipers go all the way up?
Wipers travel only about an inch up from the start position. The motor apparently works but poor wiper travel.
Asked by Stephen R January 23, 2013, 12:10 pm 1 reply
Is there a tool that can keep the timing when I remove timing chains?
I am replacing the oil pump in my 2004 Dodge Dakota 4x4 4.7L truck. I was told I could get a tool to remove the timing chains and it will keep them in time. If something like that ...
Asked by Elizabeth J January 22, 2013, 4:58 pm 1 reply
truck will not shjft out of park
it is very cold and the ntruck starts fine but I can't get it to shift out of park.
Asked by Kenneth P January 23, 2013, 7:20 am 1 reply
The turn signals and headlight won't work??
The turn signals and headlights went out at the same time. Everything else seems to work, what could be the problem??
Asked by Katrina A January 20, 2013, 4:25 pm 0 reply
how to change a crankshaft sensor
how do i change a crankshaft sensor on a 92 dodge dakota
Asked by Thomas G January 10, 2013, 2:06 pm 1 reply
1999 dodge dakota
makes a clunking noise when it is shifted from park into reverse in the morning
Asked by Daniel R January 6, 2013, 8:58 pm 1 reply
Lifted club cab 4x4 dodge dakota
Alright I lifted a dodge dakota 4x4 with a 3inch body and 3inch suspension lift so 6inch all together. Well it worked great. Its weird too because both sides of the front half shaf...
Asked by Austin A December 28, 2012, 1:28 pm 1 reply
dropping the fueltank
I need to replace the fuel gauge sending unit, which is easier? dropping the tank, or removing the bed to gain access?
Asked by Stephen S December 26, 2012, 7:34 pm 2 replies
Truck turns over a number of times before it fires and starts
the truck turns over a number of times before fireing and starting sometimes it seems like it will start but it does not. then try turning over again before stating.
Asked by Derek S December 18, 2012, 2:01 pm 1 reply

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