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2011 Dodge Dakota

Small pickup
Crashworthiness
  • Head restraints & seats
    A

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Model year Front overlap Side Roof strength Head restraints & seats Front crash prevention
Small Moderate
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
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 type Seats without adjustable lumbar
Geometry
Backset (mm) 40
Distance below top of head (mm) 50
Seat design parameters
Pass/fail Pass
Max T1 acceleration (g) 9.2
Head contact time (ms) 84
Force rating 2
Neck forces
Max neck shear force (N) 194
Max neck tension (N) 730

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 type Seats with adjustable lumbar
Geometry
Backset (mm) 32
Distance below top of head (mm) 55
Seat design parameters
Pass/fail Fail
Max T1 acceleration (g) 9.9
Head contact time (ms) 105
Force rating 3
Neck forces
Max neck shear force (N) 225
Max neck tension (N) 848

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