Ad Radar

2008 Dakota TRX Extended Cab Pickup Specs

View the specific features and standard equipment for the Dodge Dakota with our specs at Truck Trend. Visit the photos section for visual of the Pickup Truck’s features and equipment.
New Truck Price Quote
Get FREE, up-front new vehicle pricing and a no hassle buying experience.

2008 Dakota TRX Extended Cab Pickup Specs

Section Opened 2008 Dakota TRX Extended Cab Pickup Performance Hide
3,701 cc 3.7 liters V 6 front engine with 93 mm bore, 90.8 mm stroke, 9.7 compression ratio, overhead cam and two valves per cylinder EKG
Unleaded fuel 87
Fuel consumption: EPA 08 urban (mpg): 16, country/highway (mpg): 20 and combined (mpg): 18
Multi-point injection fuel system
22 gallon main unleaded fuel tank
Power: 157 kW , 210 HP SAE @ 5,200 rpm; 235 ft lb , 319 Nm @ 4,000 rpm
Section Opened 2008 Dakota TRX Extended Cab Pickup Handling & Brakes Hide
3.55:1 axle ratio
Two disc brakes including two ventilated discs
Immobilizer
Rear limited slip differential
Wishbone front suspension independent with stabilizer bar and coil springs , beam rear suspension rigid with leaf springs
Section Opened 2008 Dakota TRX Extended Cab Pickup Exterior Hide
Body color front and rear bumpers
Driver and passenger power black door mirrors
External dimensions: overall length (inches): 218.5, overall width (inches): 76.4, overall height (inches): 68.6, ground clearance (inches): 7.9, wheelbase (inches): 131.3, front track (inches): 62.8, rear track (inches): 62.9 and curb to curb turning circle (feet): 44
Front fog lights
Complex surface lens halogen bulb headlights
Luxury trim alloy look on dashboard
Pearl paint
Straight side pickup bed
Sliding rear window
Weights: gross vehicle weight rating (lbs) 6,010, curb weight (lbs) 4,354, gross trailer weight braked (lbs) 3,250 and max payload (lbs) 1,660
Windshield wipers with automatic intermittent wipe
Section Opened 2008 Dakota TRX Extended Cab Pickup Interior Hide
12v power outlet: front
Air conditioning
Anti-theft protection
Audio system with satellite and CD player CD player reads MP3
Cargo area dimensions: length (inches): 78.8, front width (inches): 59.6, width between arches (inches): 45.2, height (inches): 17.6 and loading floor height (inches): 31.8
Cargo capacity:
Clock
Coming home device
Compass
Computer with average fuel consumption and range for remaining fuel
Delayed/fade courtesy lights
Cruise control
Front seats cup holders
External temperature
Floor covering: carpet in passenger compartment
Floor mats
Driver front airbag with multi-stage deployment , passenger front airbag with occupant switch off and multi-stage deployment
Bucket electrically adjustable driver seat with height adjustment, lumbar adjustment, three adjustments and tilt adjustment , bucket passenger seat
Height adjustable 3-point reel front seat belts on driver seat and passenger seat with pre-tensioners
Front seat center armrest
Garage door opener
Two height adjustable head restraints on front seats , two head restraints on rear seats
Internal dimensions: front headroom (inches): 39.6, rear headroom (inches): 36.5, front hip room (inches): 54.9, rear hip room (inches): 56.9, front leg room (inches): 41.9, rear leg room (inches): 32.1, front shoulder room (inches): 57.7 and rear shoulder room (inches): 57.4
Low tire pressure indicator
Remote power locks
Power steering
Front power windows with one one-touch
Front reading lights
3-point reel rear seat belts on driver side and passenger side
Two symmetrical jump front facing rear seats with zero adjustments
Rear view mirror
Seating: four seats
Upgraded cloth/velour seat upholstery with additional upgraded cloth/velour
Four speaker(s)
Plastic steering wheel with tilt adjustment
Tachometer
Driver and passenger vanity mirror
Ventilation system
Recent Articles
First Test: 2012 Suzuki Equator Crew Cab RMZ-4
The Other Frontier: This Pickup Has America's Best Truck Warranty... more
Quick Look: 2010 Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon
The compact/midsize truck battles have cooled significantly since the Chevrolet Colorado and GMC... more
Pre-owned: 2006-2010 Jeep Commander
The Jeep Commander is a blocky, tall, broad-shouldered SUV that looks like it was made from Legos,... more
Pre-owned: 2004-2010 Nissan Titan
That was in 2003, when the Titan launched as a 2004 model from its Canton, Mississippi, birthplace... more
Pre-owned: 2005-2009 Dodge Dakota
For 2005, the third-gen Dakota gained creased sheetmetal, an oversize grille, and a spruced-up... more
2008 Dodge Dakota Spotted!
Spied: 2008 Dodge Dakota Dodge has remained tight-lipped about the upcoming freshening of the... more
PickupTrucks review of the 2008 Dodge Ram power wagon
One of the most exciting concept vehicles at the 1999 Los Angeles Auto Show was the Dodge Power... more
PickupTrucks review of the 2008 Dodge Ram power wagon
Power Wagon is definitely one of the most impressive full-size trucks on the market from a... more
Dodge Dakota
I have read that The Dodge Dakota will not be produced next year. This would be the perfect time to... more
My Trucks 2001 Dodge Dakota/1997 Ford F-150 4x4
First is a 2001 Dakota MotorSports edition Has a 4.7 HO from a 2001 Grand Cherokee 5 speed manual... more
Truck Trend
Trade In Value