The Dodge trucks enjoyed some popularity before the war, and the last of them built in 1942, before Dodge turned to mostly military production, had progressed to the W- series model name. “ Atlas” starts easily, runs perfectly, and drives surprisingly well for a 73- year- old truck. You’ re bidding on this vintage Mopar hood Ornament for a 1946 to 48 Dodge pick up truck in very nice condition has some minor pitting if you have any questions please email me. 1946 dodge truck manual.DODGE TRUCK & PICKUP OWNERS INSTRUCTION & OPERATING MANUAL - USERS GUIDE For " WC" Series Job Rated Trucks, gas and diesel Trucks, Power Wagon, Stake, Forward Control. DODGE TRUCK & PICKUP OWNERS INSTRUCTION &. [ DODGE TRUCK PICKUP CHRYSLER] on Amazon. The 1946 Dodge cars had many improvements over the prewar cars; the big news, though, was the new “ All Fluid Drive, ” which added a torque converter to the manual transmission to make driving a little easier.