This video explains how your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) can help you know if your vehicle is subject to a recall.
Leaving a child unattended in a vehicle can lead to heatstroke and can kill in minutes; 13 kids have died in hot cars this year as of Aug. 27, 31 in 2014, in tragedies that are 100% avoidable. Read More
Automaker, admitting failures, will submit to rigorous federal oversight, buy back some defective vehicles from owners, and pay the largest civil penalty ever imposed by NHTSA. Read More
Takata agrees to national recall of certain types of driver and passenger side air bag inflators. NHTSA announced new estimate on Sept. 1 that 23.4 million defective inflators in U.S. vehicles. NHTSA will coordinate remedy program.