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Dodge Durango Questions

Fastfreddy83
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Hi I Purchased A 98 Dodge Durango The Kid I Bought It From Said It Needed A...

So I purchased a new radiator flushed the system put new thermostat in it and new water pump now it keeps blowing a hole in the 4 inch long hoses that runs from the water pump to the plenum/ inta...

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Carol Terry
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My 2000 Durango Showing Only 1500 Miles The Person I Brought It From Says I...

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Jennifer Whaley-Estes
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My 05 Dodge Durango Is Making A Rattling Sound. I Can't Tell If It's The Re...

Occasionally it also makes a slight rubbing/grinding sound too. I don't hear it when I'm turning or at higher speeds.

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Christina Johnson
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I Have A 2003 Dodge Durango It Starts But Won't Stay Running

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Mark Ogg
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My 98 Durango Will Not Start When The Weather Is Cool. It Turns Over Fine (...

I ran a can of Sea Foam through to clean it and dry out the fuel system but didn't seem to help

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About the Dodge Durango

It's an SUV that looks like a truck, acts like a truck, gets the gas mileage of a truck...so is it a truck?  Originally based on the Dakota pickup truck platform, the Dodge Durango was introduced in 1998 as a mid-size SUV that offered the power and towing capacity of a full-size truck, but the handling and manueverability of a compact SUV, with the interior comfort and luxury of a car.  It's all things for all types.

Its popularity stemmed from its enormous cargo space, three rows of seating, and engine power, headlined by a 5.9-liter, 335-hp Hemi V8.  Claiming to be the biggest, fastest, and strongest of its class, the Durango delivered on its promises, with lots of storage compartments and front seat legroom, quick acceleration on straightaways or uphill, and the ability to tow up to 8900 pounds.

Later models of the Durango moved away from its truck heritage, emphasizing its full-size SUV profile.  Post-2004 models received a redesigned platform, safety features, and suspension and steering system to provide a smoother ride and more car-like handling capabilities, without sacrificing power, attitude, or interior space.  Miserable fuel economy being a number one concern, the Dodge Durango is working on more fuel efficient engines and a hybrid model for 2008.