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Engine 3.7L 6-Cylinder SOHC

  • Recommended oil viscosity: 5W-30
  • Oil certification: API
  • Drain plug torque: 25 ft-lbs
  • Oil capacity: 5.0 quarts

Spark Plug Gap

  • 3.7L 6-Cylinder: 0.044’’

Engine 4.7L 8-Cylinder SOHC

  • Recommended oil viscosity: 5W-30
  • Oil certification: API
  • Drain plug torque: 20 ft-lbs
  • Oil capacity: 5.0 quarts

Spark Plug Gap

  • 4.7L 8-Cylinder : 0.044’’

Fuel

  • Capacity: 1
  • Regular/Club Cab, 87 Octane W/ ORVR : 20 gal (76L)
  • Regular/Club, 87 Octane  W/O ORVR: 22 gal (83 L)
  • Quad Cab, 87 Octane :24 gal (91.0L)

Coolant

  • Type: Mopart Antifreeze/Coolant 5 Year/100,000 Mile Formula HOAT (Hybrid Organic Additive Technology) P/N 5011764AB or equivalent
  • Capacity: 17 gal (16.0L)

Automatic Transmission 

  • Type: Mopart ATF+4, Automatic Transmission Fluid.

Manual Transmission (NV 3500) 

  • Type: Mopart Manual Transmission Fluid, part number 4874464

 

Transfer Case

  • Type: Mopart ATF+4, Automatic Transmission Fluid.

Front and Rear Axles 

  • Type:SAE 75W-90 Multipurpose Type, GL-5 Gear Lubricant.

 Limited-Slip RearAxles 

  • Type:Mopart limited slip additive. Four (4) ounces (118 ml) should be added to the gear lubricant whenever a fluid change is made.

Rear Axle Fluid for Trailer Towing 

  • Type: For all trailer towing or heavy duty applications, replace the factory fill

rear axle fluid with Mopart Synthetic Gear Lubricant SAE 75W-140 (MS-8985)

Brake Master Cylinder

  • Type: Mopart DOT 3 and SAE J1703 should be used. If DOT 3 brake fluid is not available, then DOT 4. Use only recommended brake fluids.

Power Steering Reservoir

  • Type: Mopart ATF+4, Automatic Transmission Fluid.

Steering Linkage

  • Type:Mopart Multi-Mileage Lubricant 5

Ball Joints

  • Type:  Mopart Multi-Mileage Lubricant 5

 

Powertrain

Engine

  • 2.5 L AMC straight-4 engine I4
  • 2.5 L 425 OHV I4 Diesel (Brazil)
  • 3.9 L Magnum V6
  • 5.2 L Magnum V8
  • 5.9 L Magnum V8
  • 4.7 L Magnum V8
  • 3.7 L Magnum V6

Transmission

  • 4-speed 42RE automatic
  • 4-speed 44RE automatic
  • 4-speed 46RE automatic
  • 4-speed 45RFE automatic
  • 5-speed 545RFE automatic
  • 5-speed NV1500 manual
  • 5-speed NV3500 manual
  • 5-speed AX-15 manual

 

Fuel Consumption

 

Safety Ratings

 

References

 


  1. 2004 Dodge Dakota Owners Manual
  2. Dodge Dakota - Wikipedia.org
  3. US Department of Energy - FuelEconomy.gov
  4. NHTSA | National Highway Traffic Safety Administration -  NHTSA.gov

 

Lights

Front Lights

  • Front Fog Light Bulb: 881L
  • Front Sidemarker Light Bulb: 168
  • Front Turn Signal Light Bulb: 
    • 3157-SCK
    • 3157
  • High Beam and Low Beam Headlight Bulb: 9007LL

Rear Lights

 

  • Back Up Light Bulb: 
    • 3157-SCK
    • 3157
  • Brake Light Bulb: 
    • 3157-SCK
    • 3157
  • Center High Mount Stop Light Bulb: 921
  • License Plate Light Bulb: 168
  • Parking Light Bulb:
    •  3157-SCK
    • 3157
  • Rear Turn Signal Light Bulb: 
    • 3157-SCK
    •  3157
  • Tail Light Bulb: 
    • 3157-SCK
    • 3157
  • Tailgate Light Bars: vbf-tailgate-light

 

Interior Lights

  • Dome Light Bulb: 578
  • Luggage Compartment Light Bulb: 921
  • Map Light Bulb: 192