2005 Dodge Dakota Repair & Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 2005 Dodge Dakota

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2005 Dodge Dakota
(6 Reviews)
Annual Repair Cost
on average
The annual maintenance cost of a 2005 Dodge Dakota is $521. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and shop.

Most Common 2005 Dodge Dakota Problems

2005 Dodge Dakota vehicles have 13 reported problems.The most commonly reported 2005 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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Group 4
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.

2005 Dodge Dakota Reviews

2005 Dodge Dakota vehicles rate highest in Heating and needs improvement in Engine
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Most Common 2005 Dodge Dakota Questions

There are 74 related questions for 2005 Dodge Dakota vehicles. RepairPal's professional community answers hundreds of questions each day. Below are the most commonly asked questions.
I’m trying to find the third bolt on firewall hold the heater core box in.. any idea where these bolts are on the fir...
The repair shop states the 2005 v8 dakota i just purchased needs 3 mufflers to pass inspection because that is what ...
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