Dodge Dakota Problem Report
Dodge Dakota Oil leaks from valve cover, intake manifold, and timing cover gaskets
On the 3.9L V6, 5.2L V8 and 5.9L V8 the Oil leaks commonly from the valve cover gaskets, intake manifold gaskets (front and rear), timing cover gaskets, distributor O-ring, and the rear main seal area. Using fluorescent engine oil dye can be helpful in determining the source(s) of the oil leak.
leaking a ton of oil - Visitor
Leaking oil at right valve cover gasket. Replace gasket to stop leak. Left valve cover not leaking, but saved the extra gasket for when it does need to be replaced. - kjc1974
On 3.9L V6 and 5.9L V8 engines, the intake manifold gasket may leak and cause increased oil co...
Sounds like may be some type exausht leak under hood
Exhaust manifold bolts commonly break, exhaust manifold gaskets should be replaced and replace...