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2001 Dakota Base Extended Cab Pickup Specs

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2001 Dakota Base Extended Cab Pickup Specs

Section Opened 2001 Dakota Base Extended Cab Pickup Performance Hide
3,906 cc 3.9 liters V 6 engine with 99.3 mm bore, 84.1 mm stroke, 9.1 compression ratio, overhead valve and two valves per cylinder
Unleaded fuel
Fuel consumption: EPA urban (mpg): 16 and country/highway (mpg): 22
Fuel economy EPA highway (mpg): 22 and EPA city (mpg): 16
Multi-point injection fuel system
22 gallon main unleaded fuel tank
Power: 130 kW , 175 HP SAE @ 4,800 rpm; 225 ft lb , 305 Nm @ 3,200 rpm
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Rear-wheel ABS
3.55:1 axle ratio
Two disc brakes including two ventilated discs
Fullsize steel rim under body spare wheel
Wishbone front suspension independent with stabilizer bar and torsion springs , beam rear suspension rigid with leaf springs
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Body color front bumpers , argent rear bumpers
Driver and passenger externally adjustable black door mirrors
External dimensions: overall length (inches): 195.8, overall width (inches): 71.5, overall height (inches): 68.6, ground clearance (inches): 8.4, wheelbase (inches): 112, front track (inches): 60.8, rear track (inches): 61.5 and curb to curb turning circle (feet): 35.8
Conventional lens halogen bulb headlights
Metallic paint , black paint , gloss paint , pearl paint
Straight side pickup bed
Fixed rear window
Tinted glass on cabin and rear
Weights: gross vehicle weight rating (lbs) 5,340, curb weight (lbs) 3,808, gross trailer weight braked (lbs) 4,000 and max payload (lbs) 1,450
Windshield wipers with variable intermittent wipe
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Fixed mast antenna
Front ashtray
Audio system with cassette
Cargo area dimensions: length (inches): 77.9, front width (inches): 59.3, width between arches (inches): 44.7, height (inches): 17.5 and loading floor height (inches): 30
Rear tailgate cargo doors width (inches): 53.3, height (inches): 17.5 and opening angle: 90
Front seats cigar lighter
Clock
Delayed/fade courtesy lights
Front seats cup holders
Door pockets/bins for driver seat and passenger seat
Floor covering:
Driver front airbag , passenger front airbag with occupant switch off
Bench driver, passenger and center seat
Height adjustable 3-point reel front seat belts on driver seat , height adjustable 3-point reel front seat belts on passenger seat , lap static front seat belts on center seat
Glove compartment
Two head restraints on front seats
Internal dimensions: front headroom (inches): 40, front hip room (inches): 56.7, front leg room (inches): 41.9 and front shoulder room (inches): 58.1
Low fuel level warning
Low washer fluid level warning
Power steering
Seating: three seats
Vinyl seat upholstery
Four speaker(s)
Plastic steering wheel
Tachometer
Passenger vanity mirror
Ventilation system
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