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 1992 Chevrolet Caprice, both ongoing and closed, are listed below:

  1. INVESTIGATION: R SEAT BELT WEBBING LENGTH

    NHTSA Preliminary Evaluation #PE92079

    • Status:
      CLOSED
    • Date Opened: September 09, 1992
    • Date Closed: January 19, 1993
    • Recall: No recall issued

    Component(s): Seat Belts:Rear

    Summary: There is no summary currently available

  2. INVESTIGATION: LWR BALL JOINT ASSEM.FAILS

    NHTSA Preliminary Evaluation #PE93098

    • Status:
      CLOSED
    • Date Opened: November 30, 1993
    • Date Closed: March 30, 1994
    • Recall: No recall issued

    Component(s): Suspension

    Summary: There is no summary currently available