2002 Dodge Dakota Ratings

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Dodge Dakota 2002
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    2002 Dodge Dakota - Sport 4x4 Quad Cab

    WISH IT HAD CRUISE AND AN ELECTRIC SEAT.

    • Recommend this vehicle to a friend? Yes
    • How long have you owned this vehicle? 0 years
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    2002 Dodge Dakota - Sport 4x4 Club Cab

    Pros: How does 5.9L w/ a MagnFlow exhaust system sound to ya? Yeah I thought you might like that...I sure do.

    Cons: Seat width and height.

    Advice: Spend the extra $$$ get the Sport Plus and a rear sliding window.

    There is only one issue I have w/ this truck. The front seat width. When the arm rest is down between the front driver/passenger the driver loses significant leg spread. Keep in mind, I'm 6'4' and 210lbs. There are two ways to fix this. 1) ride w/ the arm rest up, 2) Purchase the 1500. If all I can find at issue w/ this truck is the seat width so I can drive all spread eagle w/ the cruise control on...than this truck ROCKS.

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    2002 Dodge Dakota - Sport 4x2 Quad Cab

    Pros: seating for six

    Cons: would like a narrower console armrest

    Advice: although the vehicle looks somewhat generic, i really am proud of my little truck

    smooth acceleration, shifting

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    2002 Dodge Dakota - SLT 4x2 Quad Cab

    Pros: That foot pedal on the left !

    Cons: Slight whistle on defrost , but it can be removed.

    Advice: Look at others , this one will be in your garage.

    4.7 liters , 4 Big Doors , Nice Ride , A Real Good Value. Lots of room , tight handling in town, respectable fuel milage . A retractable tonnau cover topped it off with class .

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    2002 Dodge Dakota - SLT 4x4 Regular Cab

    Pros: 4.7 V8

    Cons: everything else

    Advice: stay away

    Absolutely a piece of junk. I have owned this vehicle for six months and thus far have had the front windshield replaced, the back windshield replaced, all four tires, the seat is broken,has water leaks since purchased. The wind noise is so bad you cannot hear the radio. In addition, there is a vibration in the front since purchase and the vehicle road walks. DaimlerChrysler states most of these problems are normal. They lie very well.I would not recommend a Dodge Dakota to my worst enemy.

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    2002 Dodge Dakota - SLT 4x2 Quad Cab

    Pros: The sound of the 4.7L V8 makes when entering a hyway

    Cons: The gas milage, but that's what you get from a V8

    Advice: This vehicle is great for family trips

    I bought my first Dodge, the Dakota Quadcab about 10 months back and and I'm very impressed with this truck. I've owned trucks from Ford, Chevy and little trucks from Japan. They can't match my Dodge so far. I feel this mid-size truck has excellant quality, comfort and performance plus the styling is first class.

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    2002 Dodge Dakota - Sport 4x4 Club Cab

    Pros: V8 power

    Cons: No stake pockets in the bed

    Advice: Get the 3.92 lsd rear-end

    I bought the same truck I drove for the test drive, I had the salesman with me so I didn't get to try it out real hard but I really liked it. It was very car like in its feel and driving manor. The best part is it didn't feel like your butt was on the ground, and I could see over and around other vehicles. It had great power, and was quiet with no annoying noises that shouldn't have been there. It was hard to park at first getting used to it, But I came from a Cavilier, so it wasn't the trucks fault.