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 2014 Nissan Pathfinder, both ongoing and closed, are listed below:

  1. INVESTIGATION: Occupant Classification System Failure

    NHTSA Engineering Analysis #EA15004

    Component(s): Air Bags
    Air Bags: Occupant Classification System - Ocs (Front Passenger)
    Air Bags:Frontal
    Air Bags:Frontal:Sensor/Control Module
    Air Bags:On-Off Switch Assembly
    Air Bags:Passenger Side Frontal

    Summary: There is no summary currently available

  2. INVESTIGATION: Occupant Classification System Failure

    NHTSA Defect Investigation #RQ15001

    • Status:
      CLOSED
    • Date Opened: March 18, 2015
    • Date Closed: September 01, 2015
    • Recall: No recall issued

    Component(s): Air Bags
    Air Bags: Occupant Classification System - Ocs (Front Passenger)
    Air Bags:Frontal
    Air Bags:Frontal:Sensor/Control Module
    Air Bags:On-Off Switch Assembly
    Air Bags:Passenger Side Frontal

    Summary: There is no summary currently available