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1992 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 1992 Dodge Dakota AUTOMOBILES

Component Replacement & Adjustment -> Light Trucks & Vans Except Ram 50 -> Service Bulletins -> Caravan, Town & Country, & Voyager -> Poor Heater Performance
Vehicle: 1992 Dodge Dakota 2.5 L4 GAS

Poor Heater Performance

Caravan, Town & Country, & Voyager

On these models, poor heater performance may exist. The probable cause for this condition may be an incorrectly adjusted clip on the blend air door cable. To verify this condition, move temperature control lever completely right to full heat position. If temperature control lever does not return or returns less than 0.080 inch, repair as follows:

  • Open glove compartment, carefully remove instrument panel center air outlet bezel (retained by four snap clips) which covers A/C control assembly.
  • ...

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1992 Dodge Dakota AUTOMOBILES

Anti-lock Brakes -> Dakota, Full Size Pickups & Vans & Ramcharger -> Troubleshooting -> Four Wheel Anti-Lock Brake System -> Rear Wheel Anti-Lock (RWAL) Brake System
Vehicle: 1992 Dodge Dakota 3.9 V6 GAS

Rear Wheel Anti-Lock (RWAL) Brake System

Refer to "Wiring Diagrams" in "Vehicle Systems" to aid diagnosis

RWAL system malfunctions are indicated by a warning lamp on the instrument cluster. If such a malfunction occurs, proceed as follows:

  • Inspect brake fluid level and correct as necessary.
  • Visually inspect ABS hydraulic and electrical connections and correct as necessary.
  • If hydraulic system leaks or weak or corroded electrical connections are not evident, road test vehicle to inspect vehicle for driveability conditions such as low or spongy pedal, brake pulling or grabbing.
  • Ensure parki...

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FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1992 Dodge Dakota AUTOMOBILES

DaimlerChrysler Corp./Jeep Light Trucks, SUVs & Vans -> Fuel Filter Scheduled Maintenance -> Dakota & Durango -> Normal Service -> Severe Service
Vehicle: 1992 Dodge Dakota 3.9 V6 GAS

Normal Service

Replace as ...

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DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1992 Dodge Dakota AUTOMOBILES

DRIVESHAFT, Replace -> Front -> Rear
Vehicle: 1992 Dodge Dakota 5.2 V8 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 1992 Dodge Dakota AUTOMOBILES

Starter, Replace -> 2WD Models -> 4WD Models
Vehicle: 1992 Dodge Dakota 5.2 V8 GAS

2WD Models

  • Disconnect battery ground cable.
  • Raise and support vehicle.
  • Remove lower mounting nut and lock washer, then remover upper mounting bolt.
  • Move starter forward until gears clears bellhousing, then tilt starter nose down past exhaust pipe.
  • Remove battery and solenoid wires, then remove starter from vehicle.
  • Reverse procedure to install, noting the following:
    • Torque starter mounting bolts to 50 ft. lbs.
    • Torque starter mounting nuts to 20 ft. lbs.
    • Torque battery lead terminal nut to 90 in. lbs.
    • Torque solenoid lead terminal nut to 22 in. lbs.

4WD Models

  • Disconnect battery ground cabl...

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MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 1992 Dodge Dakota AUTOMOBILES

Chrysler LLC Trucks -> Air Bag Indicator Lamp ->
Vehicle: 1992 Dodge Dakota 5.2 V8 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 1992 Dodge Dakota AUTOMOBILES

Radiator, Replace
Vehicle: 1992 Dodge Dakota 3.9 V6 GAS

  • Disconnect battery ground cable, then drain cooling system into a suitable container.
  • Remove throttle cable at fan shroud, then unsnap and remove overflow tank from shroud.
  • Remove two fan shroud retaining clips and move toward engine. Shroud does not have to be removed...

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SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1992 Dodge Dakota AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace -> Installation -> Removal
Vehicle: 1992 Dodge Dakota 3.9 V6 GAS

Removal

  • Attach a suitable wrench to automatic tensioner pulley mounting bolt
  • Rotate tensioner assembly clockwise until tension has been relieved.
  • Remove belt from idler puller, then from vehicle.

Installation

Serpentine belt must be routed correctly. If routed incorrectly water pump will rotate...

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COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 1992 Dodge Dakota AUTOMOBILES

Component location diagrams for most 1992 Dodge Dakota cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

Instrument Panel Components Diagram for 1992 Dodge Dakota  5.2 V8 GASInstrument Panel Components Diagram for 1992 Dodge Dakota 5.2 V8 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Automatic Idle Speed Motor
  • Door Jamb Switches
  • Door Components Diagram for 1992 Dodge Dakota  3.9 V6 GASDoor Components Diagram for 1992 Dodge Dakota 3.9 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Multi-Function Switch
  • Power Door Lock Switches
  • Power Window Switches
  • Power Window Motors
  • Power Door Lock Motors
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 1992 Dodge Dakota AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 1992 Dodge Dakota cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    1992 Dodge Dakota  2.5 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram1992 Dodge Dakota 2.5 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Part Throttle Unlock Solenoid
  • 1992 Dodge Dakota  5.2 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram1992 Dodge Dakota 5.2 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Underhood Light
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 1992 Dodge Dakota AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 1992 Dodge Dakota cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: CHILD SEAT TETHER ANCHOR INSTALLATION - REV
    Vehicle: 1992 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: 1992 Dodge Dakota 3.9 V6 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Automatic Trans, Coolers, Torque Converter
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 1992 Dodge Dakota AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 1992 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 1992 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 1992 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 1992 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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