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 2015 Ford F-150, both ongoing and closed, are listed below:

  1. INVESTIGATION: Brake Failure

    NHTSA Defect Investigation #RQ16001

    • Status:
    • Date Opened: September 28, 2016
    • Date Closed: N/A
    • Recall: No recall yet

    Component(s): Service Brakes
    Service Brakes, Hydraulic
    Service Brakes, Hydraulic:Fluid
    Service Brakes, Hydraulic:Foundation Components:Master Cylinder

    Summary: There is no summary currently available

  2. INVESTIGATION: Champion Ford Edinboro / Steering Shaft

    NHTSA Defect Investigation #AQ17001

    • Status:
    • Date Opened: January 04, 2017
    • Date Closed: June 15, 2018
    • Recall: No recall issued

    Component(s): Steering

    Summary: There is no summary currently available