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A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1992 Dodge Dakota AUTOMOBILES

Component Replacement & Adjustment -> Light Trucks & Vans Except Ram 50 -> Receiver/Drier, Replace -> Cherokee & Comanche w/2.5L Engine -> Except Cherokee & Comanche w/2.5L Engine
Vehicle: 1992 Dodge Dakota 3.9 V6 GAS

Whenever the system has been open for any amount of time as in the case of a collision, the receiver-dehydrator must be replaced because the dehydrator element will be saturated with moisture. A new unit is required to remove excess moisture from the rest of the system.

Except Cherokee & Comanche w/2.5L Engine

  • Discharge refrigerant from system.
  • Disconnect refrigerant lines at fittings, Fig. . Plug all...

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1992 Dodge Dakota AUTOMOBILES

Drum Brakes -> Chrysler -> Adjustments -> 1992-95 -> 1996 -> Adjustment -> Except FWD Models & Ram 50 -> FWD Models -> Parking Brake -> Ram 50 -> Self-Adjusting Brakes -> Service Brake
Vehicle: 1992 Dodge Dakota 5.2 V8 GAS

Service Brake

Except FWD Models & Ram 50
Self-Adjusting Brakes

These brakes have self-adjusting shoe mechanisms that ensure correct lining to drum clearances at all times. The automatic adjusters operate only when the brakes are applied as the car is moving rearward.

Although the brakes are self-adjusting, an initial adjustment is necessary when the brake shoes have been relined, replaced or when the length of the star wheel adjuster has been changed during some other service operation.

Frequent usage of an automatic transmission forward range to halt reverse vehicle motion may prevent t...

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FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1992 Dodge Dakota AUTOMOBILES

DaimlerChrysler Corp./Jeep Light Trucks, SUVs & Vans -> Fuel Filter Replacement -> 1987-93 Dakota
Vehicle: 1992 Dodge Dakota 2.5 L4 GAS

Do not smoke or allow an open flame of any type when working on or near any fuel system related components. The highly flammable vapor mixtures may ignite, resulting in serious personal injury.

Prior to disconnecting fuel lines, the fuel system pressure must be relieved to prevent accidental spray of fuel.

After the battery has been disconnected and reconnected, some abnormal driveability symptoms may occur. The vehicle may need to be driven while the vehicle relearns its adaptive strategy.

On models equipped with fuel injected engines,relieve fuel system pressure as outlined under "... "

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DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1992 Dodge Dakota AUTOMOBILES

DRIVESHAFT U-JOINT, Replace -> Assemble -> Disassemble -> With Universal Joint Replacement Tool -> Without Universal Joint Replacement Tool
Vehicle: 1992 Dodge Dakota 2.5 L4 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 1992 Dodge Dakota AUTOMOBILES

Starter, Replace -> 2WD Models -> 4WD Models
Vehicle: 1992 Dodge Dakota 3.9 V6 GAS

2WD Models

  • Disconnect battery ground cable.
  • Raise and support vehicle.
  • Remove lower mounting nut and lock washer, then remover upper mounting bolt.
  • Move starter forward until gears clears bellhousing, then tilt starter nose down past exhaust pipe.
  • Remove battery and solenoid wires, then remove starter from vehicle.
  • Reverse procedure to install, noting the following:
    • Torque starter mounting bolts to 50 ft. lbs.
    • Torque starter mounting nuts to 20 ft. lbs.
    • Torque battery lead terminal nut to 90 in. lbs.
    • Torque solenoid lead terminal nut to 22 in. lbs.

4WD Models

  • Disconnect battery ground cabl...

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MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 1992 Dodge Dakota AUTOMOBILES

Chrysler LLC Trucks -> Check Engine Lamp -> Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep & Plymouth Except Ram 50
Vehicle: 1992 Dodge Dakota 2.5 L4 GAS

On models less OBD II, the Check Engine lamp should light for approximately 3 seconds after the ignition has been turned On as a bulb inspection. If improper or no signals are received by the Powertrain Control Module (PCM) from various sensors and monitored systems or if the PCM enters its Limp-In mode, the PCM will light the Check Engine lamp. On Chrysler, Dodge and Plymouth models, After diagnosing and servicing the vehicle, the PCM memory will be cleared after approximately 40 to 100 ignition key On-Off cycles or by using a suitable scan tool. ...

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RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1992 Dodge Dakota AUTOMOBILES

Heater Hose, Replace -> Inlet -> Outlet
Vehicle: 1992 Dodge Dakota 3.9 V6 GAS

Inlet

  • Drain cooling system into a suitable container.
  • Reposition heater core inlet hose clamp at thermostat housing.
  • Remove hose from thermostat housing.
  • Reposition heater hose inlet clamp at heater core.
  • Remove heater inlet hose from heater core.
  • Remove hose from vehicle.
  • Reverse procedure to insta...

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SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1992 Dodge Dakota AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
Vehicle: 1992 Dodge Dakota 2.5 L4 GAS

  • Rotate or lift the belt tensioner arm, using a suitable tool to relieve tension from dr...

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COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 1992 Dodge Dakota AUTOMOBILES

Component location diagrams for most 1992 Dodge Dakota cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

Frame Components Diagram for 1992 Dodge Dakota  2.5 L4 GASFrame Components Diagram for 1992 Dodge Dakota 2.5 L4 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Fuel Tank Sending Unit
  • Parking Brake Warning Switch
  • Transmission Components Diagram for 1992 Dodge Dakota  5.2 V8 GASTransmission Components Diagram for 1992 Dodge Dakota 5.2 V8 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Oxygen Sensor
  • Back-Up Lamp Switch
  • Distance Sensor
  • Overdrive Solenoid
  • Oil Pressure Sending Unit
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 1992 Dodge Dakota AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 1992 Dodge Dakota cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    1992 Dodge Dakota  3.9 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram1992 Dodge Dakota 3.9 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • RWAL Module
  • Battery
  • Glove Box Lamp
  • Headlamp Switch
  • Time Delay Relay
  • 1992 Dodge Dakota  5.2 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram1992 Dodge Dakota 5.2 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Left Door Window Switch
  • Left Door Window Lift Motor
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 1992 Dodge Dakota AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 1992 Dodge Dakota cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: CHILD SEAT TETHER ANCHOR INSTALLATION - REV
    Vehicle: 1992 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: 1992 Dodge Dakota 3.9 V6 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Automatic Trans, Coolers, Torque Converter
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 1992 Dodge Dakota AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 1992 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 1992 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 1992 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 1992 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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