i have a 94 dakota it will start and run but if you stop it at the end of your tripp it will not start. it is like it is flooded. gas smell like vernish. it will also smoke black or grey

Asked by Jun 25, 2014 at 11:16 AM about the Dodge Dakota

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

it will start and run when you stop the truck after the tripp it will not start some times it
will other times it wont. it is like it is flooded and smell like varnish with a black or grey
smoke. you have to let it set for about 1x2 hour before it will start again. when it starts
it runs good it is a v-8 with a holley carb. you also can not give it gas when you try to
start it or it will not start when you first get in it to drive it. the truck is a second form of
trranspartation and is not driven very much two to three time a month maybe. help
please.

1 Answer

60,295

Sound,s like that holley may need a rebiuld.

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • How can you find out how many trucks exactly like mine were produced? 2 answers

    I have a 2000 Dodge Dakota Sport with a 4.7L and NV3500 5-speed, regular cab, 2 wheel drive, elec. blue ext. paint, and grey interior, no power windows, and I'm trying to find out how many were produc...

    2000 Dodge Dakota Base

    -

    General

  • INJECTOR PUMP AND BLACK SMOKE 6 answers

    can anyone tell me I just changed the injector pump, and now it is finally running but it has a lot of black raw like smoke coming from exaust since and the preasure is not great. what am I missing?

    1996 Dodge Ram 2500 ST Extended Cab LB

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • truck wont stay running 84 answers

    I have a 2001 dodge 1500 pickup. The truck fires right up but will not stay running unless I keep my foot on the gas. As soon as I let off the throttle it dies instantly without sputtering. Gauges rea...

    2001 Dodge Ram 1500

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • How can I tell when turbo not working on my 2500 doge truck 4 answers

    What are signs of failing turbo My truck just started blowing heavy black smoke when I accelerate. Had my injectors done 2 months ago. Help

    Dodge Ram

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 1999 dodge 4x4 idle air control system malfunction 1 answer

    runs ruff at start up smokes bluish grey smoke

    1999 Dodge Ram 1500 2 Dr ST 4WD Extended Cab SB

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

Search Dodge Dakota Questions

UK Questions

Are you a UK consumer? CarGurus now has a discussion forum in the UK.

Dodge Dakota Experts

#1 banana
banana
Reputation 980
#2 Samantha Brown
Samantha Brown
Reputation 960
#3 Snidely
Snidely
Reputation 840
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Dodge Ram 1500
500 Great Deals out of 13,071 listings starting at $1,495
Used Ford F-150
3,023 Great Deals out of 207,755 listings starting at $1,000
Used Toyota Tacoma
707 Great Deals out of 31,948 listings starting at $2,750
Used Chevrolet Colorado
294 Great Deals out of 17,852 listings starting at $1,995
Used Ford Ranger
195 Great Deals out of 6,752 listings starting at $1,595
Used Chevrolet Silverado 1500
2,515 Great Deals out of 152,117 listings starting at $1,500
Used Nissan Frontier
469 Great Deals out of 22,888 listings starting at $1,999
Used Chevrolet S-10
13 Great Deals out of 1,624 listings starting at $1,399
Used GMC Canyon
133 Great Deals out of 8,053 listings starting at $2,000
Used Dodge Durango
367 Great Deals out of 23,170 listings starting at $1,500
Used GMC Sierra 1500
974 Great Deals out of 60,125 listings starting at $1,299
Used Ram Dakota
19 Great Deals out of 236 listings starting at $5,499
Used Toyota Tundra
660 Great Deals out of 28,287 listings starting at $2,798
Used Dodge Ram 2500
158 Great Deals out of 5,617 listings starting at $2,950
Used Ram 1500
1,286 Great Deals out of 115,509 listings starting at $6,500