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Pros: aggresive appearence
Cons: gas milageexcellant comfort of a vehicle with the power of a truck. I have owned ford and chevy. Dodge is the most comfortable and sharpest looking inside and out.
Cons: position of thge cup holders and the left side visablilityI have had a Dakota since 1998 and have had real good luck with them.I have had very little warranty work done on them. But my 2007 truck there is something I don't like about this one. For a V6 the gas mileage sucks.There is plunty of torque with it.I have added an air sensor to it that has inproved the gas mileage to 18 mpg around town. I don't like the cup holders under the heater controls.
Cons: Brake SystemDecent appearance, comfortible,runs good but the brake system sucks in this truck.
Dodge Ext Cab
Pros: 20 mpg gas mileage
Cons: Truck ride vs autoGood solid well built no problems owned since new. Trading for a car instead of needing a truck
Pros: I don't have one anymore
Cons: Taking it to be repaired
Advice: Stay away from this truckI bought a 2005 Dodge Dakota Club Cab SLT 4x4 from CarMax when it had 9k of miles on it. To make a long story short it had and still has multiple problems; tires, vibration, transmission, emmision problems, windows, wheels etc... I have made many trips to get things fixed and it has cost me a lot of out of pocket money. Please do not buy one of these trucks! It was a very poor decision for me and I will never purchase another!
Pros: 4 doors
Cons: breaks, engine power, front suspension, gas mileage.
Advice: full size gas mileage, small truck ride..it's for youI have the 4.7 HO engine w/5spd atuo lock up torque converter, 3.92 rear end (towing pkg). This truck stops long w/little feed back from the brakes. acceleration with the HO motor leave much to be desired. Gas mileage is like a full size truck. Rides like a small truck. Front suspension seems weak and bouncy. I can get 20.0mpg with the cruise control on a level surface at 55. 16mpg in and around. If you are not picky, need 4 doors and tow a boatyou could buy this...or just get the full size.
Pros: size of truck
Cons: no cruise control
Advice: a recomend buyhandles real well good acceleration and good turning radius.