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  1. 5.2L V8 stutter

    5.2L V8 Specific Topics
    Hi, I have a 1999 5.2L V8 dodge Dakota with 61000 miles on it and it's stuttering and shaking. I have an occasional problem where I start it and it doesn't idle for more than a second, but it starts right up. I usually get it to stay idled after I rev it to 4000 RPMS and slowly let the RPMS come...
  2. Acceleration problems

    3.9L V6 Specific Topics
    In my 1996 dodge Dakota (manual), every now and then while im driving my truck will stop accelerating even when I'm pushing the throttle, then it'll just accelerate. the rpms are not moving either. Ive been told it could be my clutch but like i said it doesn't rev up when it happens. I've also...
  3. 87 dodge dakota problems

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    Hey My 87 dakota v6 3.9 has a few problem I am searching to fix. 1) LOW MILAGE 10-11 2) ticking sound when engine has slight acceleration 3) running rich smells gassy, i think i need to adjust fuel air ratio 4) High idle (AF ratio or vaccumme leaks?) 5) Misses every now and then 6) Deisles what...
  4. 04' running lights, dashboard lights, & radio lights dead

    Dodge Dakota Electrical Problems & Questions
    Hello All! I have run into a little bit of a problem with my dodge Dakota. I have a 2004 with roughly 180,000 miles on it and it runs great besides the electrical problems. This all first started when my A/C went out it was a few days before it finally died off because it was on and off...
  5. Hello All

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    First time in a forum like this so bear with me... I have a 2006 Dakota that I traded in my 2005 Charger for. I love the size of the truck and am ahuge dodge fan, but have been having some problems that need to be fixed. So I figured a forum would be a good way to get pointers and info that I...
  6. electrical problem

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    Ok so a week ago me and my wife moved to a new house. I rented a uhaul trailer to do it. Ever since then my truck has been having some issues. When I first get in it at the beginning of the day everything is fine. After about a minute of driving it, the doorlocks stop working, the a/c fans stop...
  7. 97 dodge Dakota Issues

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    Hey everybody, Names Jamon. I got on the forum in hopes any of you reading might be able to point some things out to me to help me get this beast on the road, running smoother. I've got a misfire, coming from Cylinder #6. I've got almost what I want to say feels like engine drag? And huge...
  8. Truck shakes when you pull off too fast! Transmission?

    3.9L V6 Specific Topics
    I have a 2001 Dodge Dakota, V6 3.9L, automatic transmission. When I try to take off too fast from a dead stop, my truck refuses, it moves slowly and shakes like crazy. When I take my foot off the gas and try again (more slow this time) it's fine. I can't figure out if this is a problem, or if my...