Is it difficult to convert a dodge Dakota from 4x2 to a 4x4

Asked by Feb 21, 2015 at 02:30 PM about the 2001 Dodge Dakota 2 Dr SLT Extended Cab SB

Question type: Car Customization

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Short answer-Yes The expense is as much as trading it in for a 2000-2002 Dakota 4X4, transfer case, entire front axle, shifter(s), the list goes on and on

Thanks for the input


indeed, just sell and buy the 4X4, axles, transmissions, wiring the list would go on and on. if you want a 4x4 swapping is a very, very expensive way to go, especially for an older smaller truck

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