Replace timing belt at 60,000 miles in hot climates on Dodge Dakota

Problem Description and Possible Solution

The timing belt may need replacement at 60,000 miles or sooner in hot climates. The square-toothed design and high heat contribute to the accelerated wear.

Problem Data
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Average mileage: (–)
Maintenance affected: 2.5L 4 Cylinder
3 model years affected: 1990, 1991, 1992
3 people reported this problem