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 2012 Jeep Liberty, both ongoing and closed, are listed below:

  1. INVESTIGATION: Occupant Restraint Controller Failure

    NHTSA Preliminary Evaluation #PE17003

    Component(s): Air Bags
    Air Bags:Frontal
    Air Bags:Frontal:Sensor/Control Module

    Summary: There is no summary currently available

  2. INVESTIGATION: Totally Integrated Power Module Failure

    NHTSA Defect Investigation #DP14004

    • Status:
      CLOSED
    • Date Opened: September 25, 2014
    • Date Closed: July 24, 2015
    • Recall: No recall issued

    Component(s): Electrical System

    Summary: There is no summary currently available

  3. INVESTIGATION: Jeep Liberty Door Fires

    NHTSA Preliminary Evaluation #PE13034

    • Status:
      CLOSED
    • Date Opened: October 21, 2013
    • Date Closed: March 09, 2014
    • Recall: No recall issued

    Component(s): Electrical System
    Visibility:Power Window Devices And Controls

    Summary: There is no summary currently available