J2664_201710 Trailer Sway Response Test Procedure

Revised

10/10/2017

Features
Issuing Committee
Scope
Content
This SAE Information Report establishes a consistent procedure for measuring and analyzing the natural sway response of a particular trailer when attached to a particular vehicle under specific loading and operating conditions. This test procedure applies, but is not limited to, passenger cars, vans, light/medium-duty trucks as tow vehicles, and semitrailers with a Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR) of 11794 kg (26000 pounds) or less. Other applications include full trailers, tow dollies, tow bars, and the like. Other articulated vehicles can utilize this test procedure as long as the test does not exceed the linear behavior of the system. This test procedure does not apply to motorcycles towing trailers.
Rationale
Content
SAE J2664 has been revised to comply with current SAE formatting, review policy and updated to SAE Recommended Practice based on its use in the industry.
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DOI
https://doi.org/10.4271/J2664_201710
Pages
24
Citation
SAE International Recommended Practice, Trailer Sway Response Test Procedure, SAE Standard J2664_201710, Revised October 2017, Issued June 2006, https://doi.org/10.4271/J2664_201710.
Additional Details
Publisher
Published
Oct 10, 2017
Product Code
J2664_201710
Content Type
Recommended Practice
Status
Revised
Language
English

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