Information for Owners

Today's cars -- summer driving tips  -- in history thanks to the development of advanced safety technologies and owners reporting problems. If you think you have a Check For Recalls page, tires, equipment or car seats, tell us about it. Check out our Advanced Safety Technology page.

NHTSA releases 'Understanding Vehicle Recalls' video

NHTSA releases 'Understanding Vehicle Recalls' video
  • Check out Recalls Spotlight to learn more about the recalls you're hearing about right now

NEW! Has a recalled vehicle been repaired? Find out using our VIN search

Owners may not always know their recalled vehicle still needs to be repaired. NHTSA's new search tool lets you:

  • Enter a Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to quickly learn if a specific vehicle has not been repaired as part of a safety recall in the last 15 years
  • Directly access the recalls databases of major vehicle and motorcycle manufacturers
  • Get the relevant recall information so you can contact the manufacturer or dealer about the repair if it was part of a safety recall
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