NHTSA Contact Information
1200 New Jersey Avenue SE.
Washington, DC 20590
Call or Email NHTSA
Vehicle Safety Hotline
To report suspected safety defects with your vehicle, car seat, tires or other vehicle equipment, contact our Vehicle Safety Hotline. You can also obtain information about air bags, highway safety, and the proper use of car seats. We have English- and Spanish-speaking staff members available Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. - 8 p.m. ET.
- Email our Vehicle Safety Hotline
- Call us toll-free at 888-327-4236
- Hearing Impaired (TTY): 877-561-7439
- To reach the U.S. Department of Transportation general information switchboard, including personnel locator, call 202-366-4000.