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2003 Dodge Dakota Repair & Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 2003 Dodge Dakota

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2003 Dodge Dakota

Most Common 2003 Dodge Dakota Problems

2003 Dodge Dakota vehicles have 2 reported problems.The most commonly reported 2003 Dodge Dakota problem is: Exhaust Manifold Bolts May Break
3.7l v6 and 4.7l v8 exhaust manifold bolts commonly break, exhaust manifold gaskets should be replaced and replace...
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.

2003 Dodge Dakota Reviews

2003 Dodge Dakota vehicles rate highest in Exhaust and needs improvement in Drive Train
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Most Common 2003 Dodge Dakota Questions

There are 1 related questions for 2003 Dodge Dakota vehicles. RepairPal's professional community answers hundreds of questions each day. Below are the most commonly asked questions.
Driver door won't latch/close
The truck (when engine warm) will sometimes not accept gas. sometimes dies. starts right up and okay until next time....
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