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  1. 1988 Dakota...Help PLEASEEE!?

    3.9L V6 Specific Topics
    Having trouble when at low RPMs. After I leave a redlight or when I am coming up my gravel drive way at a low RPM my truck is cutting out almost to the point of stalling but never stalls. First thought was a TPS sensor...bought and installed and nothing changed...does anyone has any idea or have...
  2. 1991 Shift points for Automatic Transmission??

    3.9L V6 Specific Topics
    I just put a Tachometer on my 1991 Dakota 3.9l Automatic LA block engine. I want a tach in it so I can watch what the engine is doing. I noticed that under FULL Throttle the engine is shifting at 4,000rpm. The engine sounds like its wound out pretty good but the tach is only showing 4k rpm when...
  3. Ignition Switched 12v circuit??

    3.9L V6 Specific Topics
    Hey guys, Im looking to install a Tacho in my 91 3.9l Dakota. It is an Automation truck so there is no factory tacho. I want this gauge so I can keep an eye on the rpms at different times of use. I know that I need to hook the Tacho wire up to the negative side of the coil to get the rpm...
  4. Mystery: new transmission + low RPM + low mileage?

    Hi everybody-- I've seen great expert advice on this forum and am hoping someone has an idea about how to troubleshoot the following mystery. I've done a fair amount of web research, unfort. w/o finding a solution. My mechanic replaced the transmission in my 1993 Dodge Dakota V8 (5.2 engine)...
  5. 1997 Dodge Dakota (Low Horsepower)

    New Member Introductions
    Hey guys names Jamon, I've just become a member for future reference and possible assistance in the current ongoings about my 97 dakota. I understand I am to post problems in the problem section, I'm sure. But, Would be a pain to write twice. So hell if you see it fit help me out. I've got low...
  6. 3.9 V6 Cruise Speed. Please help!

    Dodge Dakota General Discussion
    I just acquired a 2003 SXT regular cab w/ the 3.9 V6 engine, automatic transmission. I am very happy with my purchase since it only has 67K miles and a clean CarFax. However, not very happy with the truck's highway speed. The engine sounds comfortable @ 1500 RPM, 50 mph. After that, the engine...
  7. rpm bouncing

    4.7L V8 Specific Topics
    its a 2001 5 speed 4.7 dodge dakota. iv noticed when im slowing down for a stop sign and push the clutch in the rpms bounce like crazy and the truck rattles like its about to shut off but then the rpms bounce back up and down untill im at a stop then its a fine idle. iv found that when i have...