According to a notice posted by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Nissan North America, Inc. (Nissan) has established that certain replacement windshield glass lites manufactured by Central Glass Co., Ltd., outsourced to Japan Tempered & Laminated Glass Co., Ltd. and sold to Nissan as replacement parts for use in certain Nissan motor vehicles fail to fully comply with Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) No. 205, Glazing Materials.
Nissan filed a noncompliance report dated June 29, 2020. Nissan then petitioned NHTSA on July 29, 2020, for a decision that the subject noncompliance is inconsequential as it relates to motor vehicle safety.
Interested persons are invited to send comments electronically by logging onto the Federal Docket Management System (FDMS) website and following online instructions for comment submission. Comments may also be faxed to (202) 493-2251. Persons can also hand deliver or send comments to the following address: U.S. Department of Transportation, Docket Operations, M-30, West Building Ground Floor, Room W12-140, 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE, Washington, DC 20590. All comments must be sent on or before May 13, 2021 and must refer to the docket and notice number cited in the title of the aforementioned notice.