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

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http://www.moparchat.com/forums/showthread.php?t=44306

Thanks for the input

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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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