Power steering fluid may leak from a connection that has loosened. If the fluid contacts the hot exhaust components, a fire could start.
The wiring to the washer system fluid heater may overheat. This can create a burning smell, smoke, and possibly a fire under the hood.
The automatic transmission may not secure the vehicle in the "Park" position. As a result, the vehicle could roll without warning, increasing the risk of a crash.
One or more of the anchors for the vehicle seat belts may not be strong enough to be effective in protecting occupants in an accident.
The front air bags may fail to deploy in a crash due to fault in the module that controls them. The warning light that tells of a fault in the air bag system may also fail to illuminate.
The tire and loading information label on the driver's side door frame may be inaccurate. A misprinted label could lead to overloading of the vehicle, which could possibly lead to tire failure and a crash.
On certain vehicles the parking brake may not operate properly. Resulting in unintended moment of vehicle and possibility of crash.