1996 Dodge Dakota Repair & Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 1996 Dodge Dakota

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Annual Repair Cost
on average
The annual maintenance cost of a 1996 Dodge Dakota is $521. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and shop.

Most Common 1996 Dodge Dakota Problems

1996 Dodge Dakota vehicles have 17 reported problems.The most commonly reported 1996 Dodge Dakota problem is: Cam Sensor Failure Causing no Start or Stalling
Cam Sensor Failure Causing no Start or Stalling
On 3.7l v6 and 4.7l v8 engines the camshaft position sensor may fail causing the engine to crank but not start or it ...
Steering Knuckle Repair Kit Available if Thread...
If the threads strip where the front brake caliper mounts to the steering knuckle, a steering knuckle repair kit is a...

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Above Average

The Dodge Dakota Reliability Rating is 4.0 out of 5.0, which ranks it 6th out of 7 for midsize trucks. The average annual repair cost is $521 which means it has poor ownership costs. While the severity of repairs is high, the number of those issues is low, so major repairs are infrequent for the Dakota.

Most Common 1996 Dodge Dakota Questions

There are 47 related questions for 1996 Dodge Dakota vehicles. RepairPal's professional community answers hundreds of questions each day. Below are the most commonly asked questions.
Why is my gad gauge all ways on e?
Gas gauge stays on e has for years and the other day it worked for about 10mins. now back to e. all other gauges besi...
Where is the wiper fuse?
My wipers are not working.

1996 Dodge Dakota Recalls

1996 Dodge Dakota vehicles have 1 known recalls. The most common recall is: Chrysler Recalls 1996 Dodge Dakotas Due to Power Brake Operation Loss.
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