87 dodge

Asked by Aug 10, 2016 at 01:36 PM about the 1987 Dodge Dakota

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

After 2 starters in 3 weeks .on my 3.9  87
dodge dakota.  Why does it try to engage
while going down the road .and then quit
working?

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Bad cylinoid or igintion switch.

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