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 Nissan Versa, both ongoing and closed, are listed below:

  1. INVESTIGATION: Inadvertent Curtain and Seat Air Bag

    NHTSA Preliminary Evaluation #PE16013

    Component(s): Air Bags
    Air Bags:Side/Window

    Summary: There is no summary currently available

  2. INVESTIGATION: SRS Warning Light Illumination

    NHTSA Preliminary Evaluation #PE12023

    • Status:
      CLOSED
    • Date Opened: August 15, 2012
    • Date Closed: January 22, 2013
    • Recall: No recall issued

    Component(s): Air Bags
    Air Bags:Frontal

    Summary: There is no summary currently available

  3. INVESTIGATION: Autoliv Air Bag Propellant Mixture

    NHTSA Equipment Query #EQ12002

    • Status:
      CLOSED
    • Date Opened: February 14, 2012
    • Date Closed: May 08, 2012
    • Recall: No recall issued

    Component(s): Air Bags:Side/Window

    Summary: There is no summary currently available

  4. INVESTIGATION: Pedal Operation Interference

    NHTSA Engineering Analysis #EA15003

    Component(s): Service Brakes, Hydraulic
    Service Brakes, Hydraulic:Pedals And Linkages
    Vehicle Speed Control:Accelerator Pedal

    Summary: There is no summary currently available

  5. INVESTIGATION: Pedal Operation Interference

    NHTSA Preliminary Evaluation #PE14018

    • Status:
      CLOSED
    • Date Opened: June 24, 2014
    • Date Closed: April 27, 2015
    • Recall: No recall issued

    Component(s): Service Brakes
    Service Brakes, Hydraulic:Pedals And Linkages
    Vehicle Speed Control:Accelerator Pedal

    Summary: There is no summary currently available

  6. INVESTIGATION: Front Coil Spring Fracture

    NHTSA Preliminary Evaluation #PE15019

    Component(s): Suspension:Front:Springs:Coil Springs

    Summary: There is no summary currently available