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A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1990 Dodge Dakota AUTOMOBILES

A/C & Cooling System Maintenance -> DaimlerChrysler Corp. -> 1990 Dodge Dakota
Vehicle: 1990 Dodge Dakota 3.9 V6 GAS

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1990 Dodge Dakota AUTOMOBILES

DRUM BRAKES, CHRYSLER CORP. -> General Information -> GENERAL INSPECTION -> ADJUSTER MECHANISM -> BACKING PLATE -> BRAKE DRUMS -> BRAKE LININGS & SPRINGS -> PARKING BRAKE CABLE
Vehicle: 1990 Dodge Dakota 3.9 V6 GAS

BRAKE DRUMS

Any time the brake drums are removed for brake service, the braking surface diameter should be checked with a suitable brake drum micrometer at several points to determine if they are within the safe oversize limit stamped on the brake drum outer surface. If the braking surface diameter exceeds specifications, the drum must be replaced. If the braking surface diameter is within specifications, drums should be cleaned and inspected for cracks, scores, deep grooves, taper, out of round and heat spotting. If drums are cracked or heat spotted, they must be replaced. Mi...

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FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1990 Dodge Dakota AUTOMOBILES

DaimlerChrysler Corp./Jeep Light Trucks, SUVs & Vans -> Fuel Filter Scheduled Maintenance -> Dakota & Durango -> Normal Service -> Severe Service
Vehicle: 1990 Dodge Dakota 3.9 V6 GAS

Normal Service

Replace as ...

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DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1990 Dodge Dakota AUTOMOBILES

DRIVESHAFT U-JOINT, Replace -> Assemble -> Disassemble -> With Universal Joint Replacement Tool -> Without Universal Joint Replacement Tool
Vehicle: 1990 Dodge Dakota Sport 3.9 V6 GAS

With Universal Joint Replacement Tool

Disassemble
  • Place driveshaft in a vise, using care to avoid damaging it.
  • Remove bearing retaining snap rings. Some universal joints use injected nylon retainers in place of snap rings. During servicing, snap rings supplied with replacement universal joint assembly must be used.
  • Position tool on shaft and press bearing out of yoke. If bearing cannot be pressed all way out, remove it using vise grips or channel lock pliers or strike center yoke with hammer. Mark yoke and shaft to ensure they will be reassembled in their same relative p...

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STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1990 Dodge Dakota AUTOMOBILES

Starter, Replace
Vehicle: 1990 Dodge Dakota 3.9 V6 GAS

  • Disconnect battery ground cable.
  • Raise and support vehicle.
  • Remove heat shield clip and heat shield from starter.
  • Remove starter motor attaching bolts and nuts.
  • Remove solenoid.
  • Disc...

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MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 1990 Dodge Dakota AUTOMOBILES

Chrysler LLC Trucks -> Air Bag Indicator Lamp ->
Vehicle: 1990 Dodge Dakota 5.2 V8 GAS

The air bag indicator lamp lights for 6-8 seconds each time the ignition is turned On. The lamp indicates a system self-test is being performed by the air bag co...

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RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1990 Dodge Dakota AUTOMOBILES

Heater Hose, Replace -> Inlet -> Outlet
Vehicle: 1990 Dodge Dakota 3.9 V6 GAS

Inlet

  • Drain cooling system into a suitable container.
  • Reposition hose clamp at heater core and remove hose.
  • Reposition hose clamp at intake manifold and remove hose.
  • Remove hose from vehicle.
  • Reverse procedure...

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SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1990 Dodge Dakota AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
Vehicle: 1990 Dodge Dakota 2.5 L4 GAS

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COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 1990 Dodge Dakota AUTOMOBILES

Component location diagrams for most 1990 Dodge Dakota cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

Instrument Panel Components Diagram for 1990 Dodge Dakota  5.2 V8 GASInstrument Panel Components Diagram for 1990 Dodge Dakota 5.2 V8 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Power Mirror Switch
  • Fuse Block
  • Brake Warning Lamp Switch
  • Overdrive Lockout Switch
  • A/C Clutch Cycling Switch
  • Steering Column Components Diagram for 1990 Dodge Dakota  3.9 V6 GASSteering Column Components Diagram for 1990 Dodge Dakota 3.9 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Ignition Switch
  • Dimmer Switch
  • Key-In Buzzer Wiring Connector
  • Windshield Wiper Wiring Connector
  • Intermittent Wiper Control Unit Connector
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 1990 Dodge Dakota AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 1990 Dodge Dakota cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    1990 Dodge Dakota  3.9 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram1990 Dodge Dakota 3.9 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Starter Relay
  • Starter Motor
  • Back-Up Lamp Switch
  • Neutral Start and Back-Up Switch
  • 1990 Dodge Dakota  3.9 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram1990 Dodge Dakota 3.9 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Wiper Switch
  • Windshield Washer Low Fluid Level Sensor
  • Windshield Washer Pump and Motor
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 1990 Dodge Dakota AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 1990 Dodge Dakota cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: CHILD SEAT TETHER ANCHOR INSTALLATION - REV
    Vehicle: 1990 Dodge Dakota 3.9 V6 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Seats, Belts, Interior Trim, Carpets, Air Bags
  • Document: AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION FLUID USAGE - ATF+4 (TYPE MS9602) - REVISED
    Vehicle: 1990 Dodge Dakota 3.9 V6 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Automatic Trans, Coolers, Torque Converter
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 1990 Dodge Dakota AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 1990 Dodge Dakota cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1970+.

    • Brake caliper mounting bolt torque
    • Brake drum runout, machining, & discard specs
    • Minimum brake lining thickness.
    • Brake rotor runout, parallelism, machining, discard, & finish specs

    A/C SYSTEM SPECIFICATIONS: Air conditioning refrigerant capacity and type as well as lubricant capacity for most 1990 Dodge Dakota cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+.

    • Refrigerant capacity & type, compressor oil viscosity, total system oil capacity & compressor clutch gap

    COOLING SYSTEM BLEED: Cooling system bleeder valve identification, bleeder type and bleed procedures for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1986+.

    PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE: Preventive maintenance recommendations and required services for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+. Includes severe and routine service schedules

    QUICK-LUBE and ILLUSTRATIONS: Fluid recommendations, capacities, drain plug torques, tire data, and severe service recommended preventive maintenance schedules. Information covers most 1990 Dodge Dakota cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+. Engine and chassis service images.

    • Automatic transmission/transaxles capacities, lubricant recommendations
    • Differential/final drive capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities
    • Final drive fill & drain plug torques
    • Number of lubrication fittings & plugs
    • Power steering, brake, & clutch fluid recommendations
    • Manual transmission/transaxle capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities
    • Number of lubrication fittings & plugs
    • Power steering, brake, & clutch fluid recommendations
    • Engine oil capacities, API grade recommendations, SAE viscosity recommendations, drain plug torque
    • Severe service maintenance & interval recommendations
    • Tire sizes, wheel nut/bolt torque, pressures & rim sizes
    • Transfer case capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities

    TUNE-UP & DRIVEABILITY SPECIFICATIONS: Most tune-up specifications for most 1990 Dodge Dakota cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+

    • Airflow sensor electrical specifications
    • Tensioning specifications for systems with automatic tensioners
    • Barometric pressure sensor specs
    • Battery group number and cranking performance
    • Crankshaft & camshaft position sensor resistance
    • Engine compression pressures
    • Coolant temperature sensor specs
    • Computer advance.
    • Diesel fuel temperature sensor resistance.
    • Distributor advance specifications
    • Ignition pickup coil resistance
    • Exhaust gas recirculation temperature sensor resistance
    • Engine fastener torque values
    • Firing order diagrams
    • Fuel system pressures
    • Generator (alternator) specs
    • Intake air temperature sensor specs
    • Ignition coil specifications
    • Fuel injector resistance
    • Engine idle speeds
    • Knock sensor resistance
    • Manifold absolute pressure sensor specs
    • Mixture control solenoid resistance
    • Voltage regulator specs
    • Spark plug applications & gaps
    • Starter motor electrical specs.
    • Tensioning specifications for systems without automatic tensioners
    • Throttle body temperature sensor resistance
    • Ignition timing in degrees at rpm
    • Transmission oil temperature sensor resistance
    • Throttle position sensor specs
    • Vacuum sensor valve specs

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