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1998 Dodge Dakota Repair & Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 1998 Dodge Dakota

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$521
Annual Repair Cost
on average
The annual maintenance cost of a 1998 Dodge Dakota is $521. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and shop.

Most Common 1998 Dodge Dakota Problems

1998 Dodge Dakota vehicles have 14 reported problems.The most commonly reported 1998 Dodge Dakota problem is: Exhaust Manifold Bolts May Break
3.7l v6 and 4.7l v8exhaust manifold bolts commonly break, exhaust manifold gaskets should be replaced and replace bol...
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 ...

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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 lower than average ownership costs. While the severity of repairs is high, the number of those issues is low, so major repairs are infrequent for the Dakota.

1998 Dodge Dakota Reviews

1998 Dodge Dakota vehicles rate highest in Heating and needs improvement in Electrical
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Body
Brakes
Drive Train
Electrical
Engine
Exhaust
Heating
Suspension

Most Common 1998 Dodge Dakota Questions

There are 126 related questions for 1998 Dodge Dakota vehicles. RepairPal's professional community answers hundreds of questions each day. Below are the most commonly asked questions.
My dakota is sputtering and backfiring when driving like it's not getting fuel and will stall like it loses power bu...
Trunk won't crank..had battery cked and it's fine..sometimes dome light would come on when door was opened but when y...
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