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 Jeep Cherokee, both ongoing and closed, are listed below:

  1. INVESTIGATION: Software security vulnerability

    NHTSA Defect Investigation #RQ15004

    Component(s): Electrical System: Software

    Summary: There is no summary currently available

  2. INVESTIGATION: Engine compartment fire

    NHTSA Preliminary Evaluation #PE15003

    Component(s): Engine
    Equipment:Air Conditioner

    Summary: There is no summary currently available