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Old 02-17-2009
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any chance this camper shell fits on my truck?

it came off a 97 dakota. its a pretty nice snugtop shell, going for REALLY cheap.

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I think the Dakota is a couple of inches wider than a Ranger. You may be able to make it fit, but it probably wouldn't look right.
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Old 02-17-2009
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Probably not.
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Old 02-18-2009
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No, in 1997, the Dakota came with a short bed (6.5) or an 8' bed. Rangers are all 6 or 7. Also, the Dakota is about 7" wider than our Rangers.
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Old 02-18-2009
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yeah i was thinking the Dakota bed was longer so no it wont work
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Old 02-18-2009
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i had a lo-pro toolbox on my 97 dakota and i tried to fit it on my ranger and the ranger is 2-3+ inches skinnier than the dakota
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