Active Defect Investigations

Defect Investigations and Recalls Division
Motor Vehicle Safety Directorate

If you believe that you may be experiencing a safety-related problem with your vehicle, your tires or a child car seat, whether or not it is listed below, please complete the on-line Defect Complaint Form or contact us.

The following table provides a list of active Transport Canada defect investigations. These investigations into potential defects are being conducted to determine whether actual safety-related defects exist within the associated group of motor vehicles, tires and child car seats. Further information concerning the Defect Investigations program may be found on our Defect Investigations and Recalls web page.

TC File No. Year, Make, Model Potential Safety-Related Defect Date Opened
3280-07-44 2007-2009 Arctic Cat ‘Twin Spar’ chassis snowmobiles Fuel leakage due to cracking at the fuel pump mounting flange May 2016
3280-14-47 2008-2012 Jeep Wrangler Clock Spring Problem Causing the Airbag Readiness Light to Illuminate and the Driver's Airbag to Potentially Fail to Deploy in a Crash Dec 2015
3280-03-63 2011-2014 Ford F-150 Loss of Electric Power Steering Assist Nov 2015
3280-03-58 2010-2012 Ford Fusion
2010-2012 Lincoln MKZ
Loss of Power Steering Assist Dec 2014
3280-07-39 2004-2008 Ford F-150
2005-2006 Ford Expedition
2006-2008 Lincoln Mark LT
2005-2006 Lincoln Navigator
Engine Stall Due to the Failure of the Fuel Pump Driver Module (FPDM) Dec 2014
3280-04-68 2011-2012 Ford F-150 with 3.5L V6 GTDI EcoBoost Engine Vacuum Pump Failure Resulting in Hard Brake Pedal and Extended Stopping Distances Oct 2014
3280-10-48 2013 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport Panoramic Sunroof Glass Panel Breakage Apr 2014
3280-08-47 2011-2013 Ford F-150 with 3.5L V6 GTDI EcoBoost Engine Unexpected Reduction in Engine Power During Hard Acceleration July 2013
3280-03-57 2009-2013 Dodge Journey
2007-2013 Dodge Avenger
2007-2013 Chrysler Sebring/Chrysler 200
Power Steering Hose Failure Jan 2013
3280-10-44 2000-2011 Forest River Fifth Wheel Travel Trailers Failure of the Chassis Frame at the Pin Box Oct 2011
3280-10-43 2000-2011 Keystone Fifth Wheel Travel Trailers Failure of the Chassis Frame at the Pin Box Oct 2011
3280-16-34 2006-2010 Mitsubishi Galant
2007-2011 Mitsubishi Outlander
2008-2012 Mitsubishi Eclipse
2008-2011 Mitsubishi Lancer
2011 Mitsubishi RVR
Tire Valve Stem Failure Due to Corrosion June 2011
3280-16-32 2007-2010 Chrysler Sebring
2006-2009 Chrysler Town & Country
2008-2010 Dodge Avenger
2007-2010 Dodge Caliber
2008-2010 Dodge Grand Caravan
2008-2009 Dodge Charger
2008-2009 Dodge Dakota
2009-2010 Dodge Journey
2008 Dodge Ram 1500
2008-2009 Dodge Ram 2500
2007-2010 Jeep Cherokee
2007-2010 Jeep Compass
2007-2010 Jeep Patriot
Tire Valve Stem Failure Due to Corrosion Oct 2010
3280-16-31 2007-2008 Buick Enclave
2007 Buick Lacrosse
2007-2009 Chevrolet Equinox
2008 Chevrolet Express
2007-2008 GMC Acadia
2008 GMC Savanna
2007-2008 Pontiac Grand Prix
2007 Saturn Aura
2007-2008 Saturn Outlook
2008 Saturn Sky
Tire Valve Stem Failure Due to Corrosion Oct 2010
3280-11-20 2000-2007 Ford Focus Station Wagon Models Rear Hatch Wiring Harness Failure Oct 2010
3280-08-40 2006-2010 Ford F150 Pickup Trucks Spacing Between Brake and Accelerator Pedals Sep 2010
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