Vehicle Identification Number (VIN)
Light Vehicle Manufacturers
Where's my VIN?
What this VIN search tool will show
- An unrepaired vehicle affected by a vehicle safety recall in the past 15 calendar years
What this VIN search tool will not show
- Manufacturer customer service or other nonsafety recall campaign
- International vehicles
- Safety recalls that are more than 15 years old (except where a manufacturer offers more coverage)
Report a Safety Problem
by filing a complaint with NHTSA
Reporting your problem is the important first step.
NHTSA conducts an investigation from reported complaints.
D. RECALL MANAGEMENT
Initiated safety recalls require a manufacturer's action to announce and remedy the defects.
Motor Vehicle Safety Defects And Recalls - What Every Vehicle Owner Should Know