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3/4 Front Glamour 2008 Dodge Dakota

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Specs, Warranty & Reliability

The table below shows all 2008 Dodge Dakota specs by style, including MPG (fuel economy), transmission details, and interior and exterior dimensions. Additionally, find 2008 Dodge Dakota warranty and reliability information, such as limits on bumper-to-bumper coverage and major components.

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2008 Dodge Dakota ST 4x2 Extended Cab 131.3 in. WB2008 Dodge Dakota SXT/Bighorn/Lonestar 4x2 Extended Cab 131.3 in. WB2008 Dodge Dakota ST 4x2 Crew Cab 131.3 in. WB
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  • Overview
    MSRP *$20,470$22,030$23,170
    Invoice *$18,818$20,207$21,266
    Engine3.7L V-6 210 HP 235 ft.lbs. @ 4,000 rpm3.7L V-6 210 HP 235 ft.lbs. @ 4,000 rpm3.7L V-6 210 HP 235 ft.lbs. @ 4,000 rpm
    TransmissionStandard:6-spd man w/ODAvailable:4-spd auto w/ODStandard:6-spd man w/ODAvailable:4-spd auto w/ODStandard:6-spd man w/ODAvailable:4-spd auto w/OD
    Fuel Economy City16.0 mpg16.0 mpg16.0 mpg
    Fuel Economy Hwy20.0 mpg20.0 mpg20.0 mpg
    Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles36/36,00036/36,00036/36,000
  • Powertrain
    Engine3.7L V-6 210 HP 235 ft.lbs. @ 4,000 rpm3.7L V-6 210 HP 235 ft.lbs. @ 4,000 rpm3.7L V-6 210 HP 235 ft.lbs. @ 4,000 rpm
    TransmissionStandard:6-spd man w/ODAvailable:4-spd auto w/ODStandard:6-spd man w/ODAvailable:4-spd auto w/ODStandard:6-spd man w/ODAvailable:4-spd auto w/OD
    Alternator136 amp136 amp136 amp
    Battery600 amp with run down protectionStandard:600 amp with run down protectionAvailable:750 amp heavy duty with run down protection600 amp with run down protection
    Axle RatioStandard:3.21Available:3.923.55Standard:3.21Available:3.923.55Standard:3.21Available:3.923.55
    Recommended Fuel Typeregular unleadedregular unleadedregular unleaded
    Fuel Tank22.0 gal.22.0 gal.22.0 gal.
    ExhaustStandard:stainless steelAvailable:stainless steel with chrome tailpipe finishStandard:stainless steelAvailable:stainless steel with chrome tailpipe finishStandard:stainless steelAvailable:stainless steel with chrome tailpipe finish
    Drive Typerear-wheelrear-wheelrear-wheel
    Limited Slip DifferentialAvailable:limited slip differentialAvailable:limited slip differentialAvailable:limited slip differential
  • Steering and Suspension
    Rideheavy dutyheavy dutyheavy duty
    Front Suspensionshort and long armshort and long armshort and long arm
    Front Anti-Roll Barfront anti-roll barfront anti-roll barfront anti-roll bar
    Front Springscoilcoilcoil
    Front Shocksheavy dutyheavy dutyheavy duty
    Rear Suspensionrigid axle leafrigid axle leafrigid axle leaf
    Rear Springsleafleafleaf
    Rear Shocksheavy dutyheavy dutyheavy duty
    Steeringrack & pinionrack & pinionrack & pinion
    Steering CoolerAvailable:steering coolerAvailable:steering coolerAvailable:steering cooler
    Brakesfront disc/rear drumfront disc/rear drumfront disc/rear drum
    Vented Disc Brakesfrontfrontfront
    Wheels16.0 " silver styled steelStandard:16.0 " silver aluminumAvailable:18.0 " silver aluminum16.0 " silver styled steel
    Front TiresP245/70SR16.0BSW ATStandard:P245/70SR16.0BSW ATAvailable:P265/60SR18.0BSW ATP245/70SR16.0BSW AT
    Spare Tire and Wheelfull-size steelStandard:full-size steelAvailable:steelfull-size steel
  • Seating and Interior
    Seating CapacityStandard:2Available:445
    Front Seat Typebucketbucketbucket
    Heated Front SeatsN/AAvailable:driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatbackN/A
    Front Headrestsadjustableadjustableadjustable
    Front ArmrestsAvailable:centercenterAvailable:center
    Front Driver Seat Direction Controls4-way4-way4-way
    Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls4-way4-way4-way
    Rear SeatsAvailable:40-40 jump40-40 jump60-40 split-bench
    Rear HeadrestsN/AN/Aadjustable
    Seat TrimclothStandard:clothAvailable:YES Essentials(R) premium clothcloth
    Door Trimvinylvinylvinyl
    Headlinerfull clothfull clothfull cloth
    Floor Trimcarpetcarpetcarpet
    Floor MatsN/Acarpet frontN/A
  • Comfort and Conveniences
    Vanity Mirrorspassengerpassengerpassenger
    Rearview Mirrorday-nightday-nightday-night
    Glove Boxglove boxglove boxglove box
    Dome Lightfadefadefade
    Reading Lightsfrontfrontfront
    Floor ConsoleStandard:partialAvailable:fullfullStandard:partialAvailable:full
    Cup Holderfront and rearfront and rearfront and rear
    Instrument Panel Storagebinbinbin
    Door Binsdualdualdual
    Rear Door Binsrear door binsrear door binsrear door bins
    Underseat TrayN/AN/Arear
    Front Air Conditioningmanualmanualmanual
    RadioAM/FM, clock, seek-scanStandard:AM/FM, clock, seek-scanAvailable:SIRIUS AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scanAM/FM, clock, seek-scan
    CDin-dash mounted singlein-dash mounted singlein-dash mounted single
    MP3 PlayerMP3 decoderMP3 decoderMP3 decoder
    Speakers444
    Antennafixedfixedfixed
    Cruise ControlN/Awith steering wheel controlsN/A
    Door Locksmanualpower with 2 stage unlockmanual
    Remote Keyless EntryN/Akeyfob (front doors)N/A
    Rear Child Safety Door LocksN/AN/Arear child safety door locks
    Power OutletsStandard:1Available:22Standard:1Available:2
    Retained Accessory Powerretained accessory powerretained accessory powerretained accessory power
    Instrument Displayanaloganaloganalog
    Tachometertachometertachometertachometer
    Water Temp Gaugeengine temperature gaugeengine temperature gaugeengine temperature gauge
    Exterior Temperatureexterior temperatureexterior temperatureexterior temperature
    Trip Odometertrip odometertrip odometertrip odometer
    Steering WheelN/AtiltN/A
    Front Windowsmanualpowermanual
    Rear Windowsfixedfixedmanual
    1-Touch OpenN/AdriverN/A
    Tinted Windowsdeepdeepdeep
    Front Windshield Wipersvariable intermittentvariable intermittentvariable intermittent
    Rear DefrosterN/AAvailable:rear defrosterN/A
    Rear Windshield TypeN/AAvailable:slidingN/A
  • Safety
    Anti-Lock Brakes (ABS)Standard:rear wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)Available:4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)Standard:rear wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)Available:4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)Standard:rear wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)Available:4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)
    Center High Mounted Stop Lightcenter high mounted stop lightcenter high mounted stop lightcenter high mounted stop light
    Front Impact Airbagsdriver and passengerdriver and passengerdriver and passenger
    Overhead AirbagAvailable:curtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbagsAvailable:curtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbagsAvailable:curtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbags
    Occupancy Sensoroccupancy sensoroccupancy sensoroccupancy sensor
    Side Impact Barsside impact beamsside impact beamsside impact beams
    Seatbelt Pretensionersfrontfrontfront
    Panic AlarmN/Apanic alarmN/A
  • Dimensions and Capacities
    Door Count4 doors4 doors4 doors
    Exterior Cargo Length78.8 "78.8 "64.9 "
    Exterior Length218.8 "218.8 "218.8 "
    Exterior Width71.7 "71.7 "71.7 "
    Exterior Height68.7 "68.7 "68.6 "
    Wheelbase131 "131 "131 "
    Front Tread63 "63 "63 "
    Rear Tread63 "63 "63 "
    Turning Radius22.0 '22.0 '22.0 '
    Gross Vehicle Weight Rating6,010 lbs.6,010 lbs.6,010 lbs.
    Curb WeightStandard:4,296 lbs.Available:4,291 lbs.4,296 lbs.Standard:4,381 lbs.Available:4,376 lbs.
    Front Gross Axle Weight Rating3,100 lbs.3,100 lbs.3,100 lbs.
    Rear Gross Axle Weight Rating3,600 lbs.3,600 lbs.3,600 lbs.
    PayloadStandard:1,710 lbs.Available:1,720 lbs.1,710 lbs.1,630 lbs.
    Max Trailer WeightStandard:3,250 lbs.Available:4,550 lbs.3,250 lbs.Standard:3,150 lbs.Available:4,450 lbs.
    Max Trailer Tongue WeightStandard:7,700 lbs.Available:9,000 lbs.7,700 lbs.Standard:7,700 lbs.Available:9,000 lbs.
    Drag Coefficient.45.45.46
    Front Legroom41.9 "41.9 "41.9 "
    Rear Legroom32.1 "32.1 "36.4 "
    Front Headroom39.6 "39.6 "39.9 "
    Rear Headroom36.5 "36.5 "38.4 "
    Front Hiproom54.9 "54.9 "54.9 "
    Rear Hiproom56.9 "56.9 "56.0 "
    Front Shoulder Room57.7 "57.7 "57.7 "
    Rear Shoulder Room57.4 "57.4 "57.5 "
    Passenger Volume94 cu.ft.94 cu.ft.102 cu.ft.
    Exterior Cargo Width45.2 "45.2 "45.2 "
    Exterior Cargo Volume46.6 cu.ft.46.6 cu.ft.38.2 cu.ft.
    Interior Cargo Volume30.0 cu.ft.30.0 cu.ft.37.1 cu.ft.
  • Exterior Features
    Mud Flapsbody-colored frontbody-colored frontbody-colored front
    PickupregularStandard:regularAvailable:regular with bed linerregular
    BumpersgrayStandard:grayAvailable:front body-coloredgray
    Rear BumperN/AAvailable:body-coloredN/A
    Rear Step Bumperrear step bumperrear step bumperrear step bumper
    Grille MoldingschromeStandard:chromeAvailable:metal-lookchrome
    PaintStandard:clearcoat monotoneAvailable:pearlcoat monotonemetallic monotoneStandard:clearcoat monotoneAvailable:pearlcoat monotonemetallic monotoneStandard:clearcoat monotoneAvailable:pearlcoat monotonemetallic monotone
    Exterior Mirrorsdual manualdual power remotedual manual
    TraileringAvailable:class IVAvailable:class IVAvailable:class IV
    Trailering Harnesstrailering harnesstrailering harnesstrailering harness
    Trailering HitchAvailable:trailering hitchAvailable:trailering hitchAvailable:trailering hitch
  • Warranty
    Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles36/36,00036/36,00036/36,000
    Major Components Months/Milesunlimited/unlimitedunlimited/unlimitedunlimited/unlimited
    Corrosion Perforation Months/Miles60/100,00060/100,00060/100,000
    Roadside Assistance Months/Miles36/36,00036/36,00036/36,000
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SLT 4x4 Extended Cab 131.3 in. WB
SXT/Bighorn/Lonestar 4x2 Extended Cab 131.3 in. WB
Sport 4x4 Crew Cab 131.3 in. WB
TRX 4x2 Crew Cab 131.3 in. WB
ST 4x2 Extended Cab 131.3 in. WB
SXT/Bighorn/Lonestar 4x4 Extended Cab 131.3 in. WB
SLT 4x2 Crew Cab 131.3 in. WB
TRX 4x4 Crew Cab 131.3 in. WB
Sport 4x4 Extended Cab 131.3 in. WB
Laramie 4x2 Crew Cab 131.3 in. WB
TRX 4x2 Extended Cab 131.3 in. WB
SLT 4x2 Extended Cab 131.3 in. WB
TRX 4x4 Extended Cab 131.3 in. WB
Sport 4x2 Crew Cab 131.3 in. WB
Laramie 4x4 Crew Cab 131.3 in. WB
ST 4x4 Crew Cab 131.3 in. WB
ST 4x4 Extended Cab 131.3 in. WB
SXT/Bighorn/Lonestar 4x2 Crew Cab 131.3 in. WB
SLT 4x4 Crew Cab 131.3 in. WB
ST 4x2 Crew Cab 131.3 in. WB
SXT/Bighorn/Lonestar 4x4 Crew Cab 131.3 in. WB
Laramie 4x2 Extended Cab 131.3 in. WB
Laramie 4x4 Extended Cab 131.3 in. WB
Sport 4x2 Extended Cab 131.3 in. WB
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Safety Rating

Below is the 2008 Dodge Dakota safety rating information and crash results as reported by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). The ratings are based on a star system and can vary by style.
StyleFrontal Rating
Side Rating
Laramie 4x2 Crew Cab 131.3 in. WB
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear Seat
Laramie 4x2 Extended Cab 131.3 in. WB
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear SeatN/A
Laramie 4x4 Crew Cab 131.3 in. WB
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear Seat
Laramie 4x4 Extended Cab 131.3 in. WB
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear SeatN/A
SLT 4x2 Crew Cab 131.3 in. WB
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear Seat
SLT 4x2 Extended Cab 131.3 in. WB
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear SeatN/A
SLT 4x4 Crew Cab 131.3 in. WB
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear Seat
SLT 4x4 Extended Cab 131.3 in. WB
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear SeatN/A
ST 4x2 Crew Cab 131.3 in. WB
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear Seat
ST 4x2 Extended Cab 131.3 in. WB
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear SeatN/A
ST 4x4 Crew Cab 131.3 in. WB
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear Seat
ST 4x4 Extended Cab 131.3 in. WB
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear SeatN/A
SXT/Bighorn/Lonestar 4x2 Crew Cab 131.3 in. WB
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear Seat
SXT/Bighorn/Lonestar 4x2 Extended Cab 131.3 in. WB
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear SeatN/A
SXT/Bighorn/Lonestar 4x4 Crew Cab 131.3 in. WB
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear Seat
SXT/Bighorn/Lonestar 4x4 Extended Cab 131.3 in. WB
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear SeatN/A
Sport 4x2 Crew Cab 131.3 in. WB
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear Seat
Sport 4x2 Extended Cab 131.3 in. WB
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear SeatN/A
Sport 4x4 Crew Cab 131.3 in. WB
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear Seat
Sport 4x4 Extended Cab 131.3 in. WB
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear SeatN/A
TRX 4x2 Crew Cab 131.3 in. WB
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear Seat
TRX 4x2 Extended Cab 131.3 in. WB
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear SeatN/A
TRX 4x4 Crew Cab 131.3 in. WB
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear Seat
TRX 4x4 Extended Cab 131.3 in. WB
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear SeatN/A

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