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A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1994 Dodge Dakota AUTOMOBILES

Cooling Fans -> Light Duty Trucks & Vans -> COMPONENT REPLACEMENT -> C, K, G & P Series -> ELECTRIC COOLING FAN -> Lumina APV, Silhouette & Trans Sport
Vehicle: 1994 Dodge Dakota 3.9 V6 GAS

ELECTRIC COOLING FAN

Lumina APV, Silhouette & Trans Sport
  • Remove lamp harness from fan frame, then disconnect fan connector.
  • Remove fan attaching bolts.
  • Remove fan and frame as an assembly.
  • Reverse procedure t...

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1994 Dodge Dakota AUTOMOBILES

Anti-lock Brakes -> Dakota, Full Size Pickups & Vans & Ramcharger -> Diagnosis & Testing -> 1992-95 -> 1996 -> Accessing Diagnostic Trouble Codes -> Clearing Diagnostic Trouble Codes -> Diagnostic Trouble Code Interpretation -> Four Wheel Anti-Lock Brake System -> Rear Wheel Anti-Lock (RWAL) Brake System
Vehicle: 1994 Dodge Dakota 2.5 L4 GAS

Accessing Diagnostic Trouble Codes

Rear Wheel Anti-Lock (RWAL) Brake System
1992-95

To read diagnostic trouble codes, momentarily ground the diagnostic connector and count the number of flashes of the anti-lock indicator lamp. One long flash will indicate the beginning of the diagnostic trouble code number sequence, followed by short flashes as a continuation of the diagnostic trouble code. The long flash and short flashes must be counted together to determine a stored diagnostic trouble code. Note the following:

  • On Dakota models, the diagnostic connector is located on the passe...

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FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1994 Dodge Dakota AUTOMOBILES

DaimlerChrysler Corp./Jeep Light Trucks, SUVs & Vans -> Component Locations -> 1987-94 Dakota w/2.5L, 1993-87 3.9L & 5.2L Engines
Vehicle: 1994 Dodge Dakota 2.5 L4 GAS

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DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1994 Dodge Dakota AUTOMOBILES

DRIVESHAFT, Replace -> Front -> Rear
Vehicle: 1994 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 1994 Dodge Dakota AUTOMOBILES

Starter, Replace -> 2WD Models -> 4WD Models
Vehicle: 1994 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 1994 Dodge Dakota AUTOMOBILES

Chrysler LLC Trucks -> Check Engine Lamp -> Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep & Plymouth Except Ram 50
Vehicle: 1994 Dodge Dakota 5.2 V8 GAS

On models less OBD II, the Check Engine lamp should light for approximately 3 seconds after the ignition has been turned On as a bulb inspection. If improper or no signals are received by the Powertrain Control Module (PCM) from various sensors and monitored systems or if the PCM enters its Limp-In mode, the PCM will light the Check Engine lamp. On Chrysler, Dodge and Plymouth models, After diagnosing and servicing the vehicle, the PCM memory will be cleared after approximately 40 to 100 ignition key On-Off cycles or by using a suitable scan tool. ...

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RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1994 Dodge Dakota AUTOMOBILES

Coolant Hose, Replace -> Lower -> Upper
Vehicle: 1994 Dodge Dakota 5.2 V8 GAS

Lower

  • Drain cooling system into a suitable container.
  • Reposition hose clamp from radiator.
  • Remove radiator outlet hose from radiator.
  • Reposition hose clamp from water pump inlet tube.
  • Remove radiator outlet hose from water pump inlet tube and from vehicle.
  • Reverse proc...

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SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1994 Dodge Dakota AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace -> Installation -> Removal
Vehicle: 1994 Dodge Dakota 5.2 V8 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 1994 Dodge Dakota AUTOMOBILES

Component location diagrams for most 1994 Dodge Dakota cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

Transmission & Transfer Case Electrical Components Diagram for 1994 Dodge Dakota  2.5 L4 GASTransmission & Transfer Case Electrical Components Diagram for 1994 Dodge Dakota 2.5 L4 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Vehicle Speed Sensor
  • Automatic Transmission
  • 4WD Switch
  • Heated Oxygen Sensor
  • Back Up Lamp Switch
  • Engine Splices Diagram for 1994 Dodge Dakota  3.9 V6 GASEngine Splices Diagram for 1994 Dodge Dakota 3.9 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Splice T-41
  • Splice Z-12
  • Splice A-21
  • Splice A-142
  • Splice K-4
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 1994 Dodge Dakota AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 1994 Dodge Dakota cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    1994 Dodge Dakota  5.2 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram1994 Dodge Dakota 5.2 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Battery
  • 1994 Dodge Dakota  5.2 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram1994 Dodge Dakota 5.2 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Speaker relay & choke provisions
  • Radio without fader
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 1994 Dodge Dakota AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 1994 Dodge Dakota cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: CHILD SEAT TETHER ANCHOR INSTALLATION - REV
    Vehicle: 1994 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: 1994 Dodge Dakota 3.9 V6 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Automatic Trans, Coolers, Torque Converter
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 1994 Dodge Dakota AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 1994 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 1994 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 1994 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 1994 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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