Q. How can I get my auto part introduced into the American automobile market?
Mandates and testing procedures are outlined in the Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standards and Regulations provided by National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA).
Questions? Contact NHTSA
NHTSA Regional Offices (located in the middle of the webpage)
Report suspected safety defects, vehicle equipment, and child safety seats
Ask questions about air bags, highway safety, and how to use child safety seats
Phone (Washington, DC and foreign callers): (202) 366-0123
Phones are staffed Monday through Friday, 8 a.m to 10 p.m. EST
Automated systems are available 24/7
- NHTSA website