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  1. 2008 Dakota Laramie 4WD... Leveling Kit...???

    New Member Introductions
    Hi All! I am looking for a good "Leveling Kit" for my 2008 Dodge Dakota Laramie Crew 4WD...??? Any recomendations...??? 2WD & 4WD same...??? Let me know... Thanks in advance! Gene
  2. a Heavy Half?

    Dodge Dakota General Discussion
    Has anyone heard of a 2000 Dak with a 5.9 and a towing class of a "heavy half'? Looking to go buy this truck and the guy said its registered in a higher weight class because of the heavy half designation. it would be nice if this were true. ive just never heard of it. im hoping you guys can help...
  3. 96 Dakota V6 to V8 swap in mind

    Internal Engine Mods
    Folks, I just bought a 3000lb camper trailer, and would like a little more power. From what I've read, the V6-V8 swap is pretty easy if you stay in the same model year and type. Man trans. I'm smart with wires, could handle the new harness. But as far as mechanics, I don't want to get more...
  4. Newbie from SC

    New Member Introductions
    I bought my Dakota used in KS back in 09. I've made several trips back, three times towing a U-Haul. I just bought a camper and am exploring swapping the V6 for a 318 V8. I have the service manual and am pretty good with electrical circuits.
  5. Rear Differential Gear Ratio

    Dodge Dakota Towing
    What gear ratio is used when the towing package is factory installed? I'm thinking they lower the gearing a bit. I have a Sport package 4x4 without the tow package and need to tow. I can add the hitch, electric wiring and transmission cooler, but was wondering about the rear. The build sheet...