2001 Dodge Dakota sport 2.5L won't engage starter

Asked by Shade Sep 07, 2020 at 11:41 PM about the 2001 Dodge Dakota Sport RWD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Having issues with trying to turn a key in the
ignition all lights on the dash come on and a ding
noise will occur but when you try to turn it over it
doesn't click nor does anything happen with the

2 Answers


If there's no click, most likely the starter relay. Could also be the ignition switch.

Your Answer:

Own this car?

Share your experience with others.

2001 Dodge Dakota

Review another car

CarGurus Experts

  • #1
    Samantha Brown
  • #2
  • #3
View All

Know more, shop wisely


Related Models For Sale

Used Dodge RAM 1500
69 Great Deals out of 1,607 listings starting at $1,995
Used Ford F-150
5,364 Great Deals out of 118,729 listings starting at $1,995
Used Ford Ranger
486 Great Deals out of 7,184 listings starting at $1,995
Used Toyota Tacoma
1,415 Great Deals out of 21,847 listings starting at $3,700
Used Chevrolet Silverado 1500
3,751 Great Deals out of 128,392 listings starting at $2,975
Used Dodge Durango
594 Great Deals out of 17,656 listings starting at $1,500
Used Nissan Frontier
654 Great Deals out of 21,432 listings starting at $2,995
Used Toyota Tundra
919 Great Deals out of 30,574 listings starting at $3,150
Used Chevrolet S-10
169 listings starting at $3,995
Used GMC Sierra 1500
1,707 Great Deals out of 56,509 listings starting at $1,900

Used Cars for Sale

2010 Dodge Dakota For Sale
25 listings starting at $7,997
2009 Dodge Dakota For Sale
12 listings starting at $8,500
2008 Dodge Dakota For Sale
37 listings starting at $4,000
2007 Dodge Dakota For Sale
6 Great Deals out of 47 listings starting at $2,495
2006 Dodge Dakota For Sale
4 Great Deals out of 74 listings starting at $2,995

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use. Content will be removed if CarGurus becomes aware that it violates our policies.