2005 Dodge Dakota Repair & Maintenance Costs

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

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Annual Repair Cost
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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
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...
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 ...

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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.

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 67 related questions for 2005 Dodge Dakota vehicles. RepairPal's professional community answers hundreds of questions each day. Below are the most commonly asked questions.
What can cause a Dodge Dakota 2005 to start up ...
Slow take of , no power in gas pedal won't go over 30 mph and stalls at stops
replaced all power steering components. pump pu...
After replacing everything in power steering system pump,hoses rack and pinion and pulley air is still gettting in th...
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