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  1. 2002 sxt 4x4 tranny problems

    Just bought a 2002 dakota sxt 4x4 a few weeks back. Has 101k miles, exterior is in great shape so I don't think it's been beat too much. Anyways, I've noticed the transmission has been a little off since I got it it likes to shift somewhat hard into gear and you have to hit the gas pretty good...
  2. Dodge Dakota Hard Shift When Outside Temperature is Hot

    Hi all, I bought a 2005 dodge dakota 2wd 6cyl automatic with a 42RLE transmission in it just before winter. It drove fine until the outside air temperature started to rise. At first when i started the truck the engine would rev up and down and eventually stall only when its hot out. I found...