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Dodge Dakota Increased Oil Consumption Due to Intake Manifold Plenum Gasket Leak

Dodge Dakota Problem
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Model Years Affected: 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003

Engines Affected: 3.9L V6, 4.7L V8

Average Mileage: 94,375 mi (50,000 mi - 120,500 mi)


On 3.9L V6 and 5.9L V8 engines, the intake manifold gasket may leak and cause increased oil consumption and a spark knock during acceleration; the gasket should be replaced.

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