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 2013 Nissan Versa, both ongoing and closed, are listed below:

  1. INVESTIGATION: Excessive Brake Pedal Travel

    NHTSA Preliminary Evaluation #PE14014

    • Status:
      CLOSED
    • Date Opened: May 20, 2014
    • Date Closed: May 13, 2015
    • Recall: No recall issued

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

    Summary: There is no summary currently available

  2. 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

  3. 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