The Office of Defects Investigations (ODI) is an office within the NHTSA which investigates serious safety problems in the design, construction or performance of vehicles. The NHTSA is authorized to order manufacturers to recall and repair vehicles, if the ODI finds a safety issue. NHTSA investigations for the 2000 Buick Century, both ongoing and closed, are listed below:

  1. INVESTIGATION: ACCELERATOR CABLE DETACHES FROM THROTTLE

    NHTSA Defect Investigation #SQ00004

    • Status:
      CLOSED
    • Date Opened: February 02, 2000
    • Date Closed: January 19, 2001
    • Recall: No recall issued

    Component(s): Vehicle Speed Control:Linkages

    Summary: There is no summary currently available