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2006 Hyundai Sonata Recalls

RepairPal provides easy-to-read analysis of 8 official 2006 Hyundai Sonata recalls. Find out if your 2006 Hyundai Sonata needs service due to a recalled defect and learn how to fix it.

RepairPal Expert Overview on August 12, 2013

In areas where salt is used to de-ice the roads, one or both rear suspension control arms could separate from the vehicle due to rust.

Hyundai will notify owners beginning the end of September 2013. If don't receive notification and you feel you should, please contact your dealer for further instruction. They may ask for your vehicle identification number (VIN), so please have it handy when you call. The Hyundai recall number is 113.

RepairPal Expert Overview on June 29, 2009

The stop lamp switch may fail, affecting numerous vehicle systems, many of which can increase the risk of a crash if they fail.

Consider this a high priority recall. the stop lamp switch could fail without warning. Please contact your Hyundai dealer. They will check to see if your specific vehicle is affected and advise you on what to do next. Always have your vehicle identification number (VIN) handy when you call.

RepairPal Expert Overview on June 2, 2008

The front passenger seat sensor may not detect a small adult sitting in the front passenger seat. If this happens and the front passenger air bag is deactivated, the risk of injury in a crash may be increased.

We at RepairPal have designated this a high priority recall; the air bag may not deploy as designed. Please contact your Hyundai dealer. They will check to see if your specific vehicle is affected and advise you on what to do next. Always have your vehicle identification number (VIN) handy when you call.

RepairPal Expert Overview on February 13, 2008

Replacement headlamp assemblies may not conform to the Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard. Improper aiming of the headlight may result in poor visibility, which can lead to a crash.

No action required. No units were ever sold to the public.

RepairPal Expert Overview on October 2, 2006

The air bag warning label installed on the sunvisors may have lost adhesion or become distorted and illegible. If the labels are missing or cannot be read, the driver or front seat passenger will not have information that may help them in a crash.

Please contact your Hyundai dealer. They will check to see if your specific vehicle is affected and advise you on what to do next. Always have your vehicle identification number (VIN) handy when you call.

RepairPal Expert Overview on June 26, 2006

The front turn signals may not be as bright as they should be. Reduced visibility of the turn signals to oncoming traffic may increase the risk of a crash.

We at RepairPal have designated this a high priority recall; the front turn signals may not be as bright as they should be. Please contact your Hyundai dealer. They will check to see if your specific vehicle is affected and advise you on what to do next. Always have your vehicle identification number (VIN) handy when you call.

RepairPal Expert Overview on October 24, 2005

Interference with the front seat belt may cause the front seat to recline inadvertently. Inadvertent release of the seat back may result in injury to the vehicle occupants.

Please contact your Hyundai dealer. They will check to see if your specific vehicle is affected and advise you on what to do next. Always have your vehicle identification number (VIN) handy when you call.

RepairPal Expert Overview on July 29, 2005

The Electronic Stability Control (ESC) may be oversensitive in some driving conditions. Application of the brake by the inadvertent activation of the ESC may result in a crash.

We at RepairPal have designated this a high priority recall; the ESC may be too sensitive. Please contact your Hyundai dealer. They will check to see if your specific vehicle is affected and advise you on what to do next. Always have your vehicle identification number (VIN) handy when you call.