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 2005 Toyota Prius, both ongoing and closed, are listed below:

  1. INVESTIGATION: ENGINE STALLING

    NHTSA #PE05029

    Status:
    CLOSED

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  2. INVESTIGATION: Intermediate Steering Shaft Separation

    NHTSA #DP13001

    Status:
    CLOSED

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