1993 Dodge Dakota Repair and Maintenance
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1993 Dodge Dakota Problems
Engine overheating can result from coolant leaks which are commonly found at the thermostat housing gasket, water pump, heater return tube O-ring at the water pump, intake manifold gasket, and timing cover gasket. Our technicians recommend a complete inspection of the cooling system after any repairs are made to be sure there are no other leaks.
If the threads strip where the front brake caliper mounts to the steering knuckle, a steering knuckle repair kit is available. A new steering knuckle is not normally necessary.
A clunk or popping sound heard while turning may mean the intermediate steering shafts need realignment. Replacement of the upper intermediate shaft may be necessary.
1993 Dodge Dakota Questions
Had to bring back for blown brake hose, and now see still has leak just inside drivers front tire. Had seals changed by them too but leaks show in driveway. Could be anything else before I go give them heck for not fixing properly
My truck had to have the rear seal in trans replaced it was slipping before this but I thought having it change a fluid filled would change this 1st to 2nd changes below 20mph with some slipin 2nd to 3rd is at 35mph and 3rd to 4th is at around 55mph or higher can someone help I just got the truck...
While relpacing thermostat broke bolt off,friend drilled it out and retreaded while at work,no problem, i put it all back together next morning.when i started truck i found these issues. I noticed coolant temp sensor was damaged and replaced it. Same issues bad idel,same codes.Checked wiring foun...
1993 Dodge Dakota Recalls
1993 Dodge Dakota Reviews
I bought my 1993 Dodge Dakota 6 cylinder 3.9 almost a year ago and have never been happier with a used vehicle. I can not stop myself from saying out loud that, " I fricken love this truck" nearly every time I drive it. I have had to do the little things, serpentine belt, plugs & wires, cap & rotor, nothing big. I am certainly no mechanic, but have had no problem working on this truck. The engi...
I freakin love this truck. Bought it off my grandpa for $500 summer 07, 116k miles. Now spring '11, almost 150k and engine still running strong- 180hp V6 beats my boyfriend's 410hp supercharged V8 2001 Tundra off the line but he's got me on top speed. Hauled about 1000lbs in the bed thru the NC/TN mountains like it was nothing, Drove nonstop loaded down 26hrs from NC to CO when I moved and it h...
My dad bought it off a Texan in Fresno, CA back in 2000 for $950. The a/c and radio on it were broken when he bought it. For a truck three months older than me it's taken a lot of abuse and has a ridiculous amount of dents to prove it. The paint has a lot of sun damage as well and it's almost all dull (It used to be a dark green/blue), but it's no surprise as we live in a desert. We to...