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NHTSA Defect Investigations for the 1988 Chevrolet Corsica

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 1988 Chevrolet Corsica, both ongoing and closed, are listed below:

  1. INVESTIGATION: FR.SEAT BELT BUCKLE FAILS

    NHTSA Engineering Analysis #EA92025

    • Status:
      CLOSED
    • Date Opened: July 16, 1992
    • Date Closed: July 08, 1993
    • Recall: No recall issued

    Component(s): Seat Belts

    Summary: There is no summary currently available

  2. INVESTIGATION: SEAT BREAKS FROM TRACK

    NHTSA Preliminary Evaluation #PE92048

    • Status:
      CLOSED
    • Date Opened: May 12, 1992
    • Date Closed: September 28, 1992
    • Recall: No recall issued

    Component(s): Seats

    Summary: There is no summary currently available

  3. INVESTIGATION: PARK BRAKE HANDLE FAILURE

    NHTSA Preliminary Evaluation #PE92043

    • Status:
      CLOSED
    • Date Opened: April 22, 1992
    • Date Closed: August 31, 1992
    • Recall: No recall issued

    Component(s): Service Brakes, Hydraulic

    Summary: There is no summary currently available

  4. INVESTIGATION: BRAKE PERFORMANCE

    NHTSA Engineering Analysis #EA90041

    • Status:
      CLOSED
    • Date Opened: August 29, 1990
    • Date Closed: March 30, 1992
    • Recall: No recall issued

    Component(s): Service Brakes, Hydraulic

    Summary: ===

  5. INVESTIGATION: INADEQUATE BRAKES

    NHTSA Defect Investigation #DP90008

    • Status:
      CLOSED
    • Date Opened: April 19, 1990
    • Date Closed: August 29, 1990
    • Recall: No recall issued

    Component(s): Service Brakes, Hydraulic

    Summary: Inadequate brakes

  6. INVESTIGATION: HINGE PIN FAILURE

    NHTSA Engineering Analysis #EA92003

    • Status:
      CLOSED
    • Date Opened: January 17, 1992
    • Date Closed: September 09, 1992
    • Recall: No recall issued

    Component(s): Structure

    Summary: There is no summary currently available

  7. INVESTIGATION: HOOD LATCH FAILURE

    NHTSA Engineering Analysis #EA90026

    Component(s): Structure

    Summary: There is no summary currently available

  8. INVESTIGATION: DOOR HINGE PINS

    NHTSA Engineering Analysis #EA89008

    Component(s): Structure

    Summary: There is no summary currently available

  9. INVESTIGATION: DOOR HINGE PIN FAILURE

    NHTSA Preliminary Evaluation #PE88087

    • Status:
      CLOSED
    • Date Opened: August 02, 1988
    • Date Closed: January 05, 1989
    • Recall: No recall issued

    Component(s): Structure

    Summary: There is no summary currently available

  10. INVESTIGATION: REAR WHEEL SPINDLE

    NHTSA Engineering Analysis #EA88040

    • Status:
      CLOSED
    • Date Opened: September 13, 1988
    • Date Closed: March 14, 1990
    • Recall: No recall issued

    Component(s): Suspension

    Summary: There is no summary currently available

  11. INVESTIGATION: STICKING THROTTLE

    NHTSA Engineering Analysis #EA92024

    • Status:
      CLOSED
    • Date Opened: June 26, 1992
    • Date Closed: January 31, 1994
    • Recall: No recall issued

    Component(s): Vehicle Speed Control:Linkages

    Summary: There is no summary currently available

  12. INVESTIGATION: STICKING THROTTLE

    NHTSA Preliminary Evaluation #PE92021

    • Status:
      CLOSED
    • Date Opened: February 24, 1992
    • Date Closed: June 26, 1992
    • Recall: No recall issued

    Component(s): Vehicle Speed Control:Linkages

    Summary: There is no summary currently available

  13. INVESTIGATION: WINDSHIELD WIPER FAILURE

    NHTSA Preliminary Evaluation #PE89096

    • Status:
      CLOSED
    • Date Opened: March 02, 1989
    • Date Closed: August 21, 1989
    • Recall: No recall issued

    Component(s): Visibility

    Summary: ===

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