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2002 Dodge Dakota Base Reg Cab 112 WB

2002 Dodge Dakota
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Rear Wheel Drive, Reg Cab 6'5" Bed
20 mpg city / 24 mpg hwy
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Front suspension squeak
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Asked by Tiffany H January 18, 2015, 6:59 am 0 reply
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I cannot get my alarm to shut off on my truck.
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Asked by Thomas B December 31, 2014, 3:32 pm 1 reply
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Asked by Luke S December 30, 2014, 12:37 pm 1 reply
What's causing my motor to shut off immediately after starting it?
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