Original Recall from the NHTSA
Model Year(s):
Manufacturer's Report Date:

April 1, 2013

NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number:

13V115000

NHTSA Action Number:

EA12008

Component:

AIR BAGS , STRUCTURE

Potential Number of Units Affected:

186,254

Summary:

Hyundai Motor Company is recalling certain model year 2011-2013 Elantra vehicles manufactured from November 12, 2010, through March 05, 2013. A support bracket attached to the headliner may become displaced during a side curtain airbag deployment.

Consequence:

If the headliner support bracket makes contact with an occupant during a crash, it may cause a laceration injury.

Remedy:

Hyundai will notify owners, and dealers will apply adhesive strips to the headliner, free of charge. A remedy is expected to be available in May 2013. Owners may contact Hyundai at 1-800-633-5151. Hyundai's recall campaign number is 109.

Notes:

Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.

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Recall data provided by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration