2000 Dodge Durango Overview

Durango

Looking for a Used Durango in your area?

CarGurus has 19,147 nationwide Durango listings starting at $1,800.

ZIP:

Not sure what you want?

Find the models that are right for you using the CarGurus Car Finder.

Zip:

Trims

R/T 4WD
Avg. Price: $4,997
SLT
12 national listings
Avg. Price: $4,500
SLT 4WD
141 national listings
Avg. Price: $4,329
SLT Plus
7 national listings
Avg. Price: $4,364
SLT Plus 4WD
17 national listings
Sport
9 national listings
Sport 4WD
14 national listings
Avg. Price: $4,395

Dodge Durango Experts

#1 Sigurður Guðmundsson
Sigurður Guðmundsson
Reputation 1,030
#2 Breanskis
Breanskis
Reputation 370
#3 carGrrl
carGrrl
Reputation 300
View All

Average User Score

4.45 stars

Based on 33 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
The Rambo Durango by David
 — In the extreme dry deserts of Saudi Arabia, to the jungle damp of the Gulf Countries, this car has performed; where Air Conditioning is King this car A/C works like a magician. Here petrol is .13 cen... Read More

2000 Dodge Durango Overview

Overall User Score

4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars4.45

Based on 33 reviews

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.

Updated

What's your take on the 2000 Dodge Durango?

People researching a 2000 Dodge Durango contacted a dealer about

2000 Dodge Durango SLT 4WD, 2000 Dodge Durango Base 4WD picture, exterior
Dodge Durango
18% of the time
Chevrolet Tahoe
9% of the time
Mercury Mountaineer
6% of the time
Nissan Frontier
4% of the time
Durango
Looking for a Used Durango in your area?
CarGurus has 19,147 nationwide Durango listings starting at $1,800.
ZIP:

Dodge Durango Questions

brandietom
0

I Have 2000darango 4.7 When I Start My Suv It Will Run Ok But When I Give I...

it runs fine until it gets gas

2 views with no answers yet
MikeyO_15
0

I Replaced My Heater Core Some Time Ago, But I Had A Bolt Break Off When Ta...

My condenser and the lines. Is there a block spacer there? What is the part and what bolts do I need?

2 views with no answers yet
larrymelillo
5

In The All Time 4x4 200 Dodge Durango 5.9 Slt Is There An Indicator Light W...

17 views with no answers yet
Tionne2014
0

My Durango Is Turning Over, But Won't Start.the Gas Was Very Low When It St...

13 views with no answers yet
solomon04
0

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???????

854 views with 16 answers (last answer about a month ago)