Where Are the Freeze Plugs on 1987 Dodge Dakota?

Answer 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 »

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How to Replace the Freeze Plugs on a Dodge Dakota?

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 »

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 »

Oil Filter Location on a 1987 Dodge Dakota?

The 1987 Dodge Dakota is a tough work truck made for power and getting the job done. Changing the oil every 3,000 miles will ensure the truck has a long life. Location of the oil filter can be tric... Read More »