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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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The annual maintenance cost of a 1998 Dodge Dakota is $539. 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.

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1998 Dodge Dakota Reviews

1998 Dodge Dakota vehicles rate highest in Heating and needs improvement in Electrical
Overall (3 Reviews)
Body, Interior & Misc.
Brakes
Drive Train
Electrical & Lights
Engine
Exhaust & Emissions
Heating & Air Conditioning
Suspension & Steering
Body, Interior & Misc.
Brakes
Drive Train
Electrical & Lights
Engine
Exhaust & Emissions
Heating & Air Conditioning
Suspension & Steering
1998 Dodge Dakota Reliability Rating
Below Average

The Dodge Dakota Reliability Rating is 3.5 out of 5.0, which ranks it 7th out of 7 for midsize trucks. The average annual repair cost is $539 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 1998 Dodge Dakota Questions

There are 14 related questions for 1998 Dodge Dakota vehicles. RepairPal's professional community answers hundreds of questions each day. Below are the most commonly asked 1998 Dodge Dakota questions.
Blowes warm everything is nEw in the cooling system
This just started happening when i put in a new brain because my dash gages weren't working

1998 Dodge Dakota Recalls

1998 Dodge Dakota vehicles have 5 known recalls. The most common recall is: Chrysler Recalls 1997-2000 Dodge Dakota Models for Loss of Braking Efficiency.