2003 Dodge Dakota Base Features & Specs

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Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value
$5,234 - $6,889
Horsepower
175 hp
Bluetooth
Not Available
BackUp Camera
Not Available
Engine Type
3.9L (239) SMPI V6 "Magnum" engine
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Interior Features

Convenience & Comfort

Sun Roof
Not Available
Alarm
Not Available
BackUp Camera
Not Available
HeadsUp Display
Not Available
Keyless Entry
Not Available
Universal Garage Door Opener
Not Available
Rain Sensing Wipers
Not Available
Heated Mirrors
Not Available
Heated Steering Wheel
Not Available
Power Mirrors
Not Available
Steering Wheel Controls
Not Available
Cruise Control
Not Available
Power Windows
Not Available
Rear Defrost
Not Available
Privacy Glass
Standard
Premium Sound System
Not Available
Driver Restriction Features
Not Available
Automatic Parking
Not Available
Power Steering
Standard

Dimensions

Front Leg Room
41.9 in.
Front Head Room
40 in.
Rear Leg Room
32.1 in.
Second Head Room
36.8 in.
Trunk Volume
Not Available
Cargo Volume
46 cu. ft.

Entertainment

Bluetooth
Not Available
MP3 Player
Optional
Entertainment System
Not Available
Satellite Radio
Not Available
WiFi Hotspot
Not Available
Smart Device Integration
Not Available
AUX Input
Not Available
CD Player
Optional

Heating & Cooling

Climate Control
Not Available
AC
Not Available
Dual Zone
Not Available

Navigation & Communication

Navigation System
Not Available
Cell PhoneHookup
Not Available

Seats

Standard Seat
Cloth
Passengers
3 - 6
Power Driver Seat
Not Available
Power Passenger Seat
Not Available
Heated Front Seats
Not Available
Heated Rear Seats
Not Available
Cooled Front Seats
Not Available
Cooled Rear Seats
Not Available
Seat Memory
Not Available
3rd Row Seating
Not Available
Pass Through Rear Seat
Standard
Seat Massage
Not Available
Driver Lumbar
Not Available

Exterior Features

Accessories

Standard Seat
Steel
Power Liftgate
Not Available
Hands Free Liftgate
Not Available
Power Folding Mirror
Not Available
Bed Liner
Optional
Rear Spoiler
Not Available
Running Boards
Not Available

Dimensions

Tire Width
P255/65R16
Wheelbase
112 - 131.2 in.
Turning Radius
36 - 41.2 ft.
Length
Not Available
Width
71.6 in.

Mechanical Specs

Engine & Performance

Weight
Not Available
Horsepower
175 hp
Torque
225 ft. lbs.
Maximum Towing Capacity
Not Available
Maximum Towing Weight
200 .lbs
Trailer Hitch Receiver
Not Available
Gas Electric Hybrid
Not Available
FlexFuel Electric Hybrid
Not Available
PlugIn Electric Gas
Not Available
PlugIn Electric FlexFuel
Not Available
Turbocharged
Not Available
4wheel Disc Brakes
Standard
Limited Slip Differential
Optional
Performance Tires
Not Available
Engine Cylinders
V6 Cylinder
Drivetrain
4 Wheel Drive, Rear Wheel Drive

Fuel

Fuel Capacity
20 gal.
Combined
18 mpg
City
16 mpg
Highway
19 mpg

Suspension

Active Suspension
Not Available
Air Suspension
Not Available
Stance Suspension
Not Available

Transmission

Manual Mode
Not Available
Overdrive
Not Available
CTV Transmission
Not Available

Safety Features

Features

Spare Tire
Conventional Spare Tire
Tow Hooks
Not Available
ABS Brakes
Standard
Automatic Headlights
Not Available
Tire Pressure Monitor System
Not Available
Child Safety Locks
Not Available
Stability Control
Not Available
Traction Control
Not Available
HID Headlights
Not Available
Auto Leveling Headlinghts
Not Available
Rear Parking Sensors
Not Available
Adaptive Cruise Control
Not Available
Night Vision
Not Available

Assistance

Automated Emergency Braking
Not Available
Blind Spot Monitor
Not Available
Lane Keeping Assist
Not Available
Lane Departure Warning
Not Available
Cross Traffic Alert
Not Available

Air Bags

Driver Airbag
Standard
Passenger Airbag
Standard
Passenger Airbag OnOff Switch
Standard
Front Side Airbag
Not Available
Rear Side Airbag
Not Available
Front Head Airbag
Not Available
Rear Head Airbag
Not Available
Passenger Airbag Sensor
Not Available
Knee Airbag
Not Available
Seatbelt Airbag
Not Available

Tech Specs

Technical

Vehicle Name
Dodge Dakota
Body Style
Club Cab 6'5" Bed - Reg Cab 6'5" Bed
Body Code
112.0" WB, 112.1" WB, 131.0" WB, 131.2" WB
Drivetrain
4-Wheel Drive - Rear Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity
3 - 6
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front
3100 - 3600 lbs.
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear
3850 lbs.
Curb Weight - Front
1934 - 2391 lbs.
Curb Weight - Rear
1421 - 1627 lbs.
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap
5000 - 6010 lbs.
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
14 - 18 mpg.
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
17 - 21 mpg.
Gross Combined Wt Rating
5800 - 9200 lbs.
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
2000 lbs.
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
200 lbs.
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
6200 - 6700 lbs.
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
620 - 670 lbs.
Engine Order Code
EHC
Engine Type
Gas V6
Displacement
3.9L
Fuel System
SMPI
Trans Order Code
DDC - DGK
Trans Type
4 - 5
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD - Manual w/OD
First Gear Ratio (:1)
2.74, 3.50, 4.03
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
1.54, 2.17, 2.33
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00, 1.38, 1.39
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.69 - 1.00
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.73
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.57
Clutch Size
10.5 in.
Transfer Case Model
NV231HD
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
1.00
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
2.72
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
600 - 750
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
136
Maximum Alternator Watts
1904
Total Cooling System Capacity
14.0 qts.
Frame Type
Ladder
Suspension Type - Front
Independent Coil - Torsion Bar
Suspension Type - Rear
Leaf
Spring Capacity - Front
3100 - 3600 lbs.
Spring Capacity - Rear
3850 lbs.
Axle Type - Front
Independent
Axle Type - Rear
Semi-Floating Hypoid
Axle Capacity - Front
3100 - 3600 lbs.
Axle Capacity - Rear
3850 lbs.
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front
3.55 - 3.92
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear
3.21, 3.55, 3.92
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front
30.2 mm.
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear
30.2 mm.
Front Tire Order Code
TR2 - TXV
Rear Tire Order Code
TR2 - TXV
Spare Tire Order Code
TR2 - TXV
Front Tire Size
P245/70R16, P255/65R16, P265/70R16
Rear Tire Size
P245/70R16, P255/65R16, P265/70R16
Spare Tire Size
P245/70R16, P255/65R16, P265/70R16
Front Wheel Size
16 x 7.0 - 16 x 8.0 in.
Rear Wheel Size
16 x 7.0 - 16 x 8.0 in.
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum - Steel
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum - Steel
Spare Wheel Material
Steel
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center
14.8 - 15.4
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
36.0 - 41.2 ft.
Brake Type
Pwr
Brake ABS System
Four Wheel - Rear Wheel
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
12.1 x 1.0 in.
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
12.3 x 0.6 in.
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width
11 x 2.25 in.
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
20 - 22 gal.
Fuel Tank Location
Inboard LH
Front Head Room
40.0 in.
Front Leg Room
41.9 in.
Front Shoulder Room
58.1 in.
Front Hip Room
54.9 in.
Second Head Room
36.8 in.
Second Leg Room
32.1 in.
Second Shoulder Room
54.7 in.
Second Hip Room
53.1 in.
Wheelbase
112.0 - 131.2 in.
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper
196 - 215 in.
Width, Max w/o mirrors
71.6 in.
Height, Overall
65.2 - 68.1 in.
Overhang, Front
37.8 - 37.9 in.
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper
49.6 in.
Front Bumper to Back of Cab
107.2 - 126.2 in.
Cab to Axle
38.0 in.
Ground to Top of Load Floor
28.0 - 38.2 in.
Ground Clearance, Front
7.0 - 8.1 in.
Ground Clearance, Rear
7.9 - 9.0 in.
Cargo Box Length @ Floor
77.9 in.
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear
57.8 in.
Cargo Box Width @ Floor
59.3 in.
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings
45.1 in.
Cargo Box (Area) Height
17.5 in.
Tailgate Width
53.3 in.
Cargo Volume
46.0 ft³.
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume
37.4 ft³.

Available Colors

Exterior

  • Atlantic Blue Pearl
  • Black
  • Bright Silver Metallic
  • Bright White
  • Dark Garnet Red Pearl
  • Flame Red
  • Graphite Metallic
  • Light Almond Pearl Metallic
  • Patriot Blue Pearl
  • Timberline Green Pearl

Interior

  • Dark Slate Gray
  • Taupe

Available Styles

2dr Reg Cab 112" WB Base
2dr Club Cab 131" WB Base
2dr Reg Cab 112" WB 4WD Base
2dr Club Cab 131" WB 4WD Base