• (4.5) 29 reviews
  • MSRP: $2,582$11,374
  • Body Style: Truck
  • Combined MPG: 18-19
  • Engine: 210-hp, 3.7-liter V-6 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: 4x2
  • Towing Capacity: N/A
2004 Dodge Dakota

Our Take on the 2004 Dodge Dakota

Measuring close to the midsize truck category in dimensions, Dodge’s smaller pickup truck comes with V-6 or V-8 power and is offered in a variety of configurations. For 2004, a 210-horsepower, 3.7-liter V-6 engine replaces the prior 175-hp 3.9-liter. The 5.9-liter V-8 power plant and the R/... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Fuel economy
  • No side-impact airbags
  • Antilock brakes aren&amp
  • #8217
  • t standard
  • Aging design

Notable Features

  • New 210-hp, 3.7-liter V-6
  • Available V-8
  • Larger than most compacts
  • Three cab configurations

2004 Dodge Dakota Reviews

Consumer Reviews


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by Brandonator from Modesto, California on April 17, 2010

This truck has been an awesome, reliable vehicle! She is a real workhorse and does any task, whether towing, going to the mountains or grocery getting, with peace of mind! Exterior styling is wonderfu... Read Full Review

16 Trim Levels Available

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2004 Dodge Dakota Safety Ratings

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There are currently 5 recalls for this car.

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Estimated Service & Repair cost: $4,800 per year.

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