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  1. Low Temp. reading

    Dodge Dakota Heating & Cooling Problems/Questions
    Hi I just bought a 2000 dodge dakota slt, 4-door, 4wd with the 4.7L engine. The motor has fun fine and always around the 190* mark. All of a sudden my temp. gauge will only rise to around 140. I have also noticed the fan being very loud. Could this be a fan clutch or a thermostat issue?
  2. 03 overheating

    4.7L V8 Specific Topics
    I have an 03 that I got from a farm. It sat awhile and I replaced most of electrical system. Didn't even occur to me to check coolant. Yes I know. Anyway the radiator cracked. I replaced that and it still overheated. I replaced thermostat because it wasn't sucking down coolant in tank. Still...
  3. Blown head? crack? Coolant system issues

    3.7L V6 Specific Topics
    Hello All, I am new to the forum and looking for some advice. I have an 04 Dakota, 3.7L v6. 114,000miles About a week ago, the trucks check guages light came on and My temp was very high. This had never happened before. I pulled over and let it cool down and noticed my coolant was...
  4. only a gallon of antifreeze???

    Dodge Dakota Heating & Cooling Problems/Questions
    Hi all, I hope some one has an answer for this one. I have a 97 3.9 4x4 sport. Problem is cold heat. I thought ok ill put in a new thermostat and fix the issue. Nooo not that easy :) what i found was: -the hose going into the heater core would get hot but not the hose coming out. -the...
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