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Dodge Dakota Repair & Maintenance Costs

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

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

Most Common Dodge Dakota Problems

Dodge Dakota vehicles have 37 reported problems.The most commonly reported 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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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.

Dodge Dakota Reviews

Dodge Dakota vehicles rate highest in Exhaust and needs improvement in Brakes
Dodge Dakota (67 Reviews)
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Exhaust
Heating
Suspension

Most Common Dodge Dakota Questions

There are 906 related questions for Dodge Dakota vehicles. RepairPal's professional community answers hundreds of questions each day. Below are the most commonly asked Dodge Dakota questions.
Paint started peeling several yrs ago and now the hood and top of cab has almost no paint.
Had problem 2 months ago, and the dealer replaced upper right/left front control arms. costs me like $1800. took tr...
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