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2006 Dodge Dakota Repair and Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 2006 Dodge Dakota

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The national average repair and maintenance cost for a 2006 Dodge Dakota is between $392 and $479 per year. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and service provider.

Repair Cost Index Score
26
2006 Dodge Dakota
scores in the least expensive range of all car models for average repair and maintenance costs
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$436
Annual Repair Cost
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Engine overheating can result from coolant leaks which are commonly found at the thermostat housing gasket, water pump, heater return tube O-ring at the water pump, intake manifold gasket, and timi...
A clunk or popping sound heard while turning may mean the intermediate steering shafts need realignment. Replacement of the upper intermediate shaft may be necessary.
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Overall (9 Reviews)
Body, Interior & Misc.
Brakes
Drive Train
Electrical & Lights
Engine
Exhaust & Emissions
Heating & Air Conditioning
Suspension & Steering
July 08, 2013
2006 Dodge Dakota
2006 quadcab 4x4 v8 The worst vehicle i have ever owned. i cant sell it as i can never have everything fixed. brakes- i would give a negative score. replacing constantly. Cheap foriegn junk. Body...
November 18, 2012
2006 Dodge Dakota
contacted seller and manufacturer about rust with in 3 yrs of owning truck. I was told was normal.In 2011 took truck back to dealer who again told me rusting was normal, and not abnormal, and they ...
June 29, 2011
2006 Dodge Dakota
I have owned a new 05 dakota and my wife has an 06 dakota both quad cab 4x4s. These trucks are horrible. Dont expect any better than 15 on the highway. And everything breaks. The brakes are goo...