Suspension & Steering, December 16, 2013
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Our Quick Take:
28 Santa Fe Sport models may have tires with a damaged sidewall.
What Should You Do?
No action is required by vehicle owners. All vehicles have been remedied by dealers prior to retail sale.
The recalled vehicles may have tires with a damaged sidewall. A damaged tire could fail while driving, increasing the risk of a crash. Hyundai dealers replaced the affected vehicles prior to retail sale.
Mfr's Report Date:
December 16, 2013
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Hyundai is recalling certain model year 2014 Santa Fe vehicles manufactured November 5, 2013, through November 15, 2013, and equipped with P235/65R17 103T Continental Crosscontact LX tires. The tires may have a damaged sidewall.
The damaged sidewall may result in a separation between the belt edges which could cause tread detachment or rapid air loss, increasing the risk of a crash.
Hyundai notified dealers to suspend sales of affected Santa Fe Sport vehicles equipped with the P235/65R17 103T tires, and replace them with alternative tires. All affected vehicles were remedied prior to retail sale. Owners may contact Hyundai Customer Care Center at 1-800-633-5151.
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.
Recall data provided by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration