2000 Dodge Durango Overview

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Trims

R/T 4WD
11 national listings
SLT
15 national listings
SLT 4WD
87 national listings
SLT Plus
5 national listings
SLT Plus 4WD
20 national listings
Sport
4 national listings
Sport 4WD
9 national listings

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Average User Score

4.55 stars

Based on 35 reviews

My Durango by Ree
 — I am typically a sports car fanatic, however, having additions to my family I knew I needed something bigger. I have always liked the dodge durango, so I decided to try out several models. I was not s... Read More
Capable Suv With Major Strong Points. But Chugs Fuel by Elisha
 — First American SUV experience.Leased for 2 years. No major problems in those years. Loved the power and aggressive exterior appearance. Gas consumption was fair. Had a 4.7 L V8 with 235 hp. Ride is ru... Read More
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2000 Dodge Durango Overview

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2000 Dodge Durango

In 2000, the Dodge Durango came in four trims -- SLT, SLT-Plus (more power options and leather upholstery), Sport, and R/T Sport.  The 5.2-liter, 230-hp V8 was only available in 2WD models.  In 4WDs, it was replaced by the more fuel efficient 4.7-liter, 235-hp V8.  This engine was paired with an electronic automatic transmission, a re-engineered suspension, and rack and pinion steering, to improve the driveability and acceleration.  The 3.9-liter V6, which used to come standard, was gone in 2000.

The R/T trim featured the monster 5.9-liter, 245-hp V8 engine, appropriate for a performance model.  To complete this image, it adds leather interior, R/T badges, 17-inch wheels, and a nice engine rumble that hints at the spirit of a sports car trapped in the body of a truck.

All models featured the Enhanced Accident Response system, which sprung into action as soon as the airbags deployed.  Standard second row bench seat (buckets optional) and third row bench seat folded flat for lots of storage.  The Durango could hold a lot, and with its powerful engines, transporting heavy loads was not a problem.

For all its big-bodied personality, the 2000 Durango rides relatively quietly and has an excellent turn ratio.  One drawback to its size is a tendency to get knocked around on windy days, giving the impression it might easily roll over.  Drivers like the good visibility, easily-foldable rear seats, and the voluminous interior.  What they could do without is the lousy gas mileage, the cheap-looking plastic dashboard controls, and the repairs, repairs, repairs.

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4x4 Problems

i have a 2000 durango all wheel drive that i want to get to go into 2 wheel drive how am i gonna get this done and with what kit or kits do i need to get???????

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I Have A 2000 Dodge Durango 4x4 5.9 And It Won't Start?

won't start. the alternator is good and the battrey is good too. can't figure out what it could be

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