How to Replace the Freeze Plugs on a Dodge Dakota?

Answer Dodge casts the engines of the Dakota using sand. The sand is packed into a mold with a void inside that matches the engine, and the pathways through the sand allow the molten iron to flow around,... Read More »

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Where Are the Freeze Plugs on 1987 Dodge Dakota?

The freeze plugs on your 1987 Dodge Dakota are small, thin, metallic discs located on the engine block. When Dodge designed the engine block, the freeze plugs were installed to absorb and shift if ... Read More »

How to Replace the Spark Plugs and Wires on a 1999 Dodge Dakota SLT?

Prior to the Dakota, Dodge offered buyers three other small pickups. The A100 was the first; it came in the form of a compact, forward-control van with its rear-end hacked off and made into a bed. ... Read More »

Where Are All the Freeze Plugs on a Dodge 360 Motor?

A little known maintenance part on most automobile engines is called the freeze plug. Because water expands when it freezes, in adverse conditions freezing coolant can crack and destroy an engine b... Read More »

Where Are the Freeze Plugs Located on a 1998 Dodge 1500?

The freeze plugs on the 1998 Dodge 1500 act as an outlet for coolant if the coolant inside the engine freezes. They prevent the engine block from cracking. Before the block cracks, the freeze plugs... Read More »