Defects and recalls of vehicles, tires and child car seats

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Report a potential safety defect

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Look up defect investigations

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Stay informed about recalls

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Find a vehicle, tire or child car seat manufacturer

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Safety alerts and notices for child car seats

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The importance of having recalled vehicles repaired

What to do if your vehicle is recalled, get notified of recalls, check for recalls when buying a used vehicle.