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1990 Dodge Dakota CAR/TRUCK REPAIR PROCEDURES AND DIAGRAMS - WHAT Dodge REPAIR SHOPS DON'T WANT YOU TO KNOW

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A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1990 Dodge Dakota AUTOMOBILES

A/C & Cooling System Maintenance -> DaimlerChrysler Corp. -> 1990 Dodge Dakota
Vehicle: 1990 Dodge Dakota 5.2 V8 GAS

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1990 Dodge Dakota AUTOMOBILES

HYDRAULIC BRAKE SYSTEMS, CHRYSLER CORP. -> MASTER CYLINDER -> DIAGONALLY SPLIT SYSTEMS -> FRONT & REAR SPLIT SYSTEMS
Vehicle: 1990 Dodge Dakota 5.2 V8 GAS

FRONT & REAR SPLIT SYSTEMS

When the brake pedal is depressed, both the primary (front brake) and the secondary (rear brake) master cylinder pistons are moved simultaneously to exert hydraulic fluid pressure on their respective independent hydraulic systems. The fluid displacement of the two master cylinders is proportioned to fulfill the requirements of each of the two independent hydraulic brake systems.

If a failure of a rear (secondary) brake system should occur, initial brake pedal movement causes the unrestricted secondary piston to bottom in the master cylinder bore. Primary...

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FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1990 Dodge Dakota AUTOMOBILES

DaimlerChrysler Corp./Jeep Light Trucks, SUVs & Vans -> Fuel Filter Replacement -> 1987-93 Dakota
Vehicle: 1990 Dodge Dakota Sport 3.9 V6 GAS

Do not smoke or allow an open flame of any type when working on or near any fuel system related components. The highly flammable vapor mixtures may ignite, resulting in serious personal injury.

Prior to disconnecting fuel lines, the fuel system pressure must be relieved to prevent accidental spray of fuel.

After the battery has been disconnected and reconnected, some abnormal driveability symptoms may occur. The vehicle may need to be driven while the vehicle relearns its adaptive strategy.

On models equipped with fuel injected engines,relieve fuel system pressure as outlined under "... "

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DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1990 Dodge Dakota AUTOMOBILES

DRIVESHAFT, Replace -> Front -> Rear
Vehicle: 1990 Dodge Dakota 2.5 L4 GAS

Front

  • Position transmission and transfer case to their neutral positions. Raise and support vehicle. Remove skid plate, if equipped.
  • Mark a line across transfer case flange and CV for installation reference.
  • Mark a line across propeller shaft flange yoke and front axle companion flange for installation reference.
  • Remove companion flange bolts.
  • Remove transfer case flange bolts and remove propeller shaft.
  • Reverse procedure to install, noting the following:
    • Align reference marks.
    • Torque companion flange and flange yoke bolts to 80 ft. lbs.
    • Torque transfer case companion flange bolts to...

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STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1990 Dodge Dakota AUTOMOBILES

Starter, Replace
Vehicle: 1990 Dodge Dakota Sport 3.9 V6 GAS

  • Disconnect battery ground cable.
  • Raise and support vehicle.
  • Remove heat shield clip and heat shield from starter.
  • Remove starter motor attaching bolts and nuts.
  • Remove solenoid.
  • Disc...

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MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 1990 Dodge Dakota AUTOMOBILES

Chrysler LLC Trucks -> Air Bag Indicator Lamp ->
Vehicle: 1990 Dodge Dakota Sport 3.9 V6 GAS

The air bag indicator lamp lights for 6-8 seconds each time the ignition is turned On. The lamp indicates a system self-test is being performed by the air bag co...

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RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1990 Dodge Dakota AUTOMOBILES

Radiator, Replace
Vehicle: 1990 Dodge Dakota 2.5 L4 GAS

  • Drain cooling system into a suitable container.
  • Remove surge tank hose/pipe.
  • Remove radiator inlet hose.
  • Remove radiator outlet hose.
  • Remove alignment dowel E-clip from radiator lower mounting bracket.
  • Disconnect coolant reserve bottle hose from radiator.
  • Remove cooling fan shroud.
  • On models with automatic transmissions, disconnect transmission oil cooler lines from radiat...

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SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1990 Dodge Dakota AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
Vehicle: 1990 Dodge Dakota 2.5 L4 GAS

  • Rotate or lift the belt tensioner arm, using a suitable tool to relieve tension from dr...

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COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 1990 Dodge Dakota AUTOMOBILES

Component location diagrams for most 1990 Dodge Dakota cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

Door Components Diagram for 1990 Dodge Dakota  2.5 L4 GASDoor Components Diagram for 1990 Dodge Dakota 2.5 L4 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Power Door Lock Switch
  • Power Window Motor Switch
  • Power Door Lock Motor
  • Power Door Lock Connector
  • Power Window Connector
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 1990 Dodge Dakota AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 1990 Dodge Dakota cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    1990 Dodge Dakota  2.5 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram1990 Dodge Dakota 2.5 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Starter Relay
  • Starter Motor
  • Back-Up Lamp Switch
  • 1990 Dodge Dakota  3.9 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram1990 Dodge Dakota 3.9 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Temperature Sending Unit
  • Transmission Oil Temperature Lamp
  • Transmission Oil Temperature Switch
  • Oil Pressure Switch and Sending Unit
  • Temperature Lamp Switch
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 1990 Dodge Dakota AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 1990 Dodge Dakota cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: CHILD SEAT TETHER ANCHOR INSTALLATION - REV
    Vehicle: 1990 Dodge Dakota 3.9 V6 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Seats, Belts, Interior Trim, Carpets, Air Bags
  • Document: AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION FLUID USAGE - ATF+4 (TYPE MS9602) - REVISED
    Vehicle: 1990 Dodge Dakota 3.9 V6 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Automatic Trans, Coolers, Torque Converter
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 1990 Dodge Dakota AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 1990 Dodge Dakota cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1970+.

    • Brake caliper mounting bolt torque
    • Brake drum runout, machining, & discard specs
    • Minimum brake lining thickness.
    • Brake rotor runout, parallelism, machining, discard, & finish specs

    A/C SYSTEM SPECIFICATIONS: Air conditioning refrigerant capacity and type as well as lubricant capacity for most 1990 Dodge Dakota cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+.

    • Refrigerant capacity & type, compressor oil viscosity, total system oil capacity & compressor clutch gap

    COOLING SYSTEM BLEED: Cooling system bleeder valve identification, bleeder type and bleed procedures for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1986+.

    PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE: Preventive maintenance recommendations and required services for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+. Includes severe and routine service schedules

    QUICK-LUBE and ILLUSTRATIONS: Fluid recommendations, capacities, drain plug torques, tire data, and severe service recommended preventive maintenance schedules. Information covers most 1990 Dodge Dakota cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+. Engine and chassis service images.

    • Automatic transmission/transaxles capacities, lubricant recommendations
    • Differential/final drive capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities
    • Final drive fill & drain plug torques
    • Number of lubrication fittings & plugs
    • Power steering, brake, & clutch fluid recommendations
    • Manual transmission/transaxle capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities
    • Number of lubrication fittings & plugs
    • Power steering, brake, & clutch fluid recommendations
    • Engine oil capacities, API grade recommendations, SAE viscosity recommendations, drain plug torque
    • Severe service maintenance & interval recommendations
    • Tire sizes, wheel nut/bolt torque, pressures & rim sizes
    • Transfer case capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities

    TUNE-UP & DRIVEABILITY SPECIFICATIONS: Most tune-up specifications for most 1990 Dodge Dakota cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+

    • Airflow sensor electrical specifications
    • Tensioning specifications for systems with automatic tensioners
    • Barometric pressure sensor specs
    • Battery group number and cranking performance
    • Crankshaft & camshaft position sensor resistance
    • Engine compression pressures
    • Coolant temperature sensor specs
    • Computer advance.
    • Diesel fuel temperature sensor resistance.
    • Distributor advance specifications
    • Ignition pickup coil resistance
    • Exhaust gas recirculation temperature sensor resistance
    • Engine fastener torque values
    • Firing order diagrams
    • Fuel system pressures
    • Generator (alternator) specs
    • Intake air temperature sensor specs
    • Ignition coil specifications
    • Fuel injector resistance
    • Engine idle speeds
    • Knock sensor resistance
    • Manifold absolute pressure sensor specs
    • Mixture control solenoid resistance
    • Voltage regulator specs
    • Spark plug applications & gaps
    • Starter motor electrical specs.
    • Tensioning specifications for systems without automatic tensioners
    • Throttle body temperature sensor resistance
    • Ignition timing in degrees at rpm
    • Transmission oil temperature sensor resistance
    • Throttle position sensor specs
    • Vacuum sensor valve specs

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