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2008 Dodge Dakota SXT Crew Cab 4WDReview
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08' Dakota — First brand new vehicle. got an auto so the wife can drive. other than needing to bring it in six times within first year its been a good truck. Wish I would of went with the 4x4. not bad off-roading

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: looks great, alot of room. rugged

Cons: had to take in six time in first yr

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2008 Dodge Dakota SLT Crew Cab 4WDReview
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Recommended — acceleration is good but the truck is heavy brakes are great and turns awesome. no repairs besides maitence. car is comfortable and sleak looking for a truck. gas isnt bad its about 40 to fill it and its a blast

Primary Use: Family transportation

Pros: that truck feel without that truck gas milege

Cons: could use a bit more power but not complaining

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2008 Dodge Dakota SLT Extended Cab RWDReview
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Dodge Baby — Dodge truck is the best vehicule you can ride. best performance you need in a truck. is built solid and comfortable interior and exterior appearance is exquisit this truck a baby could drive it is so fun and the comfort WOW

Pros: everything

Cons: absolutely nothing

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2008 Dodge Dakota SXT Crew Cab 4WDReview
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I Love This Truck — My truck has a 3.7 litre V6 with a 6 speed manual transmission. I bought this truck about a month ago with 4 kilometers on it, it now has 875 kilometers on it now. I have taken Lucas up Vedder Mt. 4x4ing and it handled the rocks and bumps with no problems. The sound system sounds really good, it came with 1 year of Sirius sat radio. I really like the looks of the 2008 Dakota, compared to the 2007 model. It looks more refined, less "bulbus" in the front.

Pros: Good looking truck, power is pretty good, good sound system.

Cons: Gas mileage is a bit concerning, the engine hasn't broken in fully, so hopefully I'll get better mileage.

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2008 Dodge Dakota SXT Crew Cab RWDReview
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A Good Daily Driver For Light Jobs — This is a great truck for light jobs such as moving appliances. It handles great for a truck and it is fun to drive. It is a bit under powered at 210 bhp and with a 4-speed automatic its not getting much help. This truck does cruise very comfortably on long trips and for a truck it has some comfy suspension. The engine in it will just keep going as long as you treat it right with oil and transmission fluid changes. It gets about 18 mpg average which is not great but its not horrible either. I personally put about 23,000 miles on this truck a year.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: Handles very well for a truck, cab is roomy up front for the size truck it is, back up lights are very bright, heated seats, very good A/C, tows my 17 ft. bass tracker with no problems

Cons: Wind noise, drum brakes on the back tires, its a little under powered, back seats do not have much leg room or comfort

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2008 Dodge Dakota TRX Crew Cab 4WDReview
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Avoid These Trucks! — This is my fifth Dakota since 1995 and my last. This one is junk compared to the others. There is nothing I like about this one. I never should have bought it. The body is ill fitting, the paint is peeling, the interior is really cheap. It is a gas hog compared to my previous ones and my 2003 had better performance.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: I am still driving the 2008 because I just don't want a full size truck and this is the only one with the towing capacity I need.  I guess I will drive it two more years until I retire and just complain about it.

Cons: It is junk

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2008 Dodge Dakota SLT Extended Cab 4WD Review
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vs2008 Chevrolet Colorado LS Extended Cab RWD
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Handling Ranked 2008 Chevrolet Colorado LS Extended Cab RWD worse.
"Way stronger suspension "
Would Buy Ranked 2008 Chevrolet Colorado LS Extended Cab RWD worse.
"More for the money"

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Reviews From Other Years

2010 Dodge Dakota Reviews

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Way overpriced for an 11 year old hi mileage truck Read More

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Rest on gas, great color, very dependable.reliable, clean, no rust. Read More

2009 Dodge Dakota Reviews

Review By Aubie62al

Great price great features and accesories wil go look at it soon Read More

2007 Dodge Dakota Reviews

Review By Guru9CY6DF

Looks good but a long way to drive for a look . pics look good but nothing like a up close and personal assessment. I would be looking for a few bucks off, seems slightly overpriced?? Read More

Review By Guru9W5B2Q

Its a dodge deem old dudes go every where Read More

2006 Dodge Dakota Reviews

Review By Guru9BPHB1

No price is to high looking for a better price truck is 15 years old Read More

Review By Mia

wrong color low grade model not my style too many miles Read More

2005 Dodge Dakota Reviews

Review By Guru9BS573

Pictures were deceiving. Didn’t show tailgate damage and truck bed corrosion. Also interior looked as if water damaged. Read More

Review By Guru9XMCK4

Price too high for age and condition of the vehicle. Compare to Ford Ranger, Toyota Prerunner, Chevy S10. Read More

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