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2011 Dodge Dakota

Small pickup
Crashworthiness
  • Head restraints & seats
    P

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Model year Front overlap SideRoof strengthHead restraints & seatsFront crash prevention
SmallModerate
2011
A
Crash avoidance rating
2009
A
Crash avoidance rating
2007
A
Crash avoidance rating
2006
A
Crash avoidance rating
2004
P
Crash avoidance rating
2003
P
Crash avoidance rating
2002
P
Crash avoidance rating
2001
P
Crash avoidance rating
2000
P
Crash avoidance rating
1999
P
Crash avoidance rating
1998
P
Crash avoidance rating
1997
P
Crash avoidance rating

Applies to 2005-11 models

Overall evaluation
P
Dynamic rating
P
Seat/head restraint geometry
G
Important: Ratings for head restraints & seats should be compared only among vehicles of similar weight.

Seat type

Seats with adjustable lumbar

How this test is conducted

Seat typeSeats with adjustable lumbar
Geometry
Backset (mm)32
Distance below top of head (mm)55
Seat design parameters
Pass/failFail
Max T1 acceleration (g)9.9
Head contact time (ms)105
Force rating3
Neck forces
Max neck shear force (N)225
Max neck tension (N)848

Applies to 2005-11 models

Overall evaluation
A
Dynamic rating
A
Seat/head restraint geometry
G
Important: Ratings for head restraints & seats should be compared only among vehicles of similar weight.

Seat type

Seats without adjustable lumbar

How this test is conducted

Seat typeSeats without adjustable lumbar
Geometry
Backset (mm)40
Distance below top of head (mm)50
Seat design parameters
Pass/failPass
Max T1 acceleration (g)9.2
Head contact time (ms)84
Force rating2
Neck forces
Max neck shear force (N)194
Max neck tension (N)730

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