New Mandatory Label to Help Owners Instantly Identify Recall Mailings

NHTSA hosting 'Retooling Recalls' symposium April 28

Meeting in Washington will discuss options to improve completion rates for vehicle safety recalls, including recent steps by the agency as well as recent examples of steps taken by vehicle manufacturers. Details / Registration

NHTSA video shows how to prevent corrosion on brake lines and other safety components that could result in a crash

NHTSA advisory, video warn of corrosion dangers in older vehicles

April 9: Learn how to prevent corrosion on brake lines and other safety components that could result in a crash, and what to do if you experience brake failure while driving. Advisory | Video

   Child car seat maker Graco to pay $10 millon
   for not launching timely recall of defective seats
 

March 20: Largest ever car seat recall involved 4 million units with defective buckles. Graco must pay $3 million civil penalty and spend $7 million on new steps to improve child safety.



    >> News release
    >> Learn more about registering your car seats to get recall notices

NHTSA Unveils New, Free, Online Search Tool for Recalls Using Vehicle Identification Number (VIN)

Has your recalled car been repaired? Your VIN can quickly tell you!

NHTSA unveils new, free, online search tool using your Vehicle Identification Number to find out if a recalled vehicle still needs to be fixed. Read more | Try the lookup tool now!

 

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