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How To Test The Blower Motor (2001-2003 Dodge Dakota And Durango)

How To Test The Blower Motor (2001-2003 Dodge Dakota And Durango)

Testing the blower motor on the 2001-2003 Dodge Dakota and Durango, to find out if it's bad (or not), isn't hard. I'll explain the two tests that'll help you find out if it's defective or not. Contents of this tutorial at a glance:...   read more >>

How To Test The Blower Motor Resistor (2001-2004 Dakota, Durango)

How To Test The Blower Motor Resistor (2001-2004 Dakota, Durango)

This tutorial will help you test the 2001-2004 Dodge Dakota and Durango blower motor resistor in a step-by-step way. This bad boy is a breeze to test since it's located under the dash and not that hard to access (unlike the 2000 and earlier...   read more >>

How To Test The 5 Terminal Blower Motor Resistor (2000 Dodge Dakota)

How To Test The 5 Terminal Blower Motor Resistor (2000 Dodge Dakota)

Testing the 5 terminal blower motor resistor block, used in the 2000 Dodge Dakota and 2000 Dodge Durango, involves two tests. One is visually inspecting the resistor block for burn damage and corrosion and the other is a simple multimeter...   read more >>

Specifications 2000-2003 4.7L Dodge Dakota And Durango

Specifications 2000-2003 4.7L Dodge Dakota And Durango

Basic specifications for the 2000, 2001, 2002, and 2003 4.7L Dodge Dakota and Durango. Contents at a quick glance: Ignition System Specifications. Fuel System Specifications. Serpentine Belt Diagram. Intake Manifold Torque...   read more >>

How To Test The Blower Motor (2000 Dodge Dakota)

How To Test The Blower Motor (2000 Dodge Dakota)

Testing the blower motor, on the 2000 Dodge Dakota, involves two basic tests and in this tutorial I'll explain them both. These two tests will help you find out if it's defective or not. I'm also gonna' show you where to buy it and save a couple...   read more >>

How To Diagnose A No Start (2000-2003 4.7L Dodge Dakota)

How To Diagnose A No Start (2000-2003 4.7L Dodge Dakota)

Quite a few things can cause your 2000-2003 4.7L Dodge Durango or Dakota to not start. This tutorial will cover 5 basic things that can cause a no start problem: a bad crankshaft position sensor, a defective fuel pump, no engine compression, and...   read more >>

How To Test The Fuel Pump (4.7L Dodge Dakota, Durango)

How To Test The Fuel Pump  (4.7L Dodge Dakota, Durango)

A bad fuel pump will cause a ‘cranks but does not start’ condition. A fuel pump that's failing and not creating enough pressure will cause engine performance problems. So, if you suspect that the fuel pump is bad and behind your 4.7L...   read more >>

How To Diagnose A Misfire (2000-2003 4.7L Dodge Dakota)

How To Diagnose A Misfire (2000-2003 4.7L Dodge Dakota)

Quite a few things can cause your OBD II equipped 4.7L V8 Dodge Dakota (or Durango) to misfire and in this tutorial I'll cover the most common causes of a misfire condition (and misfire trouble codes). I can tell you from personal experience...   read more >>

Oxygen Sensor Heater Test -P0141 (2000 4.7L Dodge Dakota, Durango)

Oxygen Sensor Heater Test -P0141 (2000 4.7L Dodge Dakota, Durango)

Diagnosing the rear oxygen sensor (HO2S 1/2) and/or diagnostic trouble code (DTC) P0141: 1/2 O2 Heater Failure is not as hard as you might think. You don't need any expensive diagnostic test equipment... all you'll need is a multimeter. A...   read more >>

How To Test The Alternator (2001-2002 4.7L Dodge Dakota)

How To Test The Alternator (2001-2002 4.7L Dodge Dakota)

This tutorial will help you test the alternator on the 2001-2002 Dodge Dakota and Dodge Durango equipped with the 4.7L V8 engine. This alternator is computer (PCM) controlled and testing it can be done with a multimeter. Contents of this...   read more >>