Dodge Dakota

2002 Dodge Dakota

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  • (4.3) 20 reviews
  • MSRP: $1,483$9,723
  • Body Style: Truck
  • Combined MPG: 17-19
  • Engine: 175-hp, 3.9-liter V-6 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: 4x2
  • Towing Capacity: 5,150 lbs.
2002 Dodge Dakota

Our Take on the 2002 Dodge Dakota

The base, Sport and SLT price classes replace last year’s decor groups for Dodge’s midsize pickup. The Dakota is likely to be redesigned next year, along with the Durango sport utility vehicle. A new “value-priced” SXT model includes graphite bumpers, fascia, grille and fende... Read Full Report

2002 Dodge Dakota Reviews

Consumer Reviews


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Dakota 4.7L V8 4dr- great!

by classicrocker from Central California on August 6, 2008

a great truck! not too small but not too big, its a better size than most other 'compact' trucks. its got some great power, as i regularly pull a close to 4,000-lb boat with it and it does great. the ... Read Full Review

16 Trim Levels Available

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2002 Dodge Dakota Safety Ratings

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There are currently 12 recalls for this car.

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Estimated Service & Repair cost: $5,000 per year.

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