Home » Defect Investigation

Vehicle Defect Investigations

  There have been 5,069 defect investigations conducted for 667 vehicle brands by the United States Department of Transportation [1]. The top 38 vehicle brands with the most defect investigations are listed in the following table.

Defect Investigations of Popular Vehicle Brands

Vehicle Brand Number of Investigations
  Ford
617
  Chevrolet
416
  Dodge
255
  Mercury
181
  GMC
174
  Oldsmobile
143
  Chrysler
135
  Buick
119
  Jeep
110
  Plymouth
108
  Toyota
107
  Honda
86
  Volkswagen
83
  Nissan
81
  Cadillac
67
  Volvo
67
  Lincoln
65
  Mazda
64
  Hyundai
60
  Kia Motor
51
  BMW
49
  Saturn
43
  Mitsubishi
37
  Subaru
35
  Audi
35
  Mercedes Benz
34
  SAAB
33
  Acura
23
  Suzuki
23
  Lexus
18
  Infiniti
14
  International
13
  Land Rover
13
  Porsche
11
  Mini
11
  Jaguar
10
  GEO
10
  Smart
2