Hyundai Veloster: 12V568000
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Our Quick Take:
The glass panel of the panoramic sunroof may break while driving.
What Should You Do?
Hyundai will notify owners of affected vehicles during January, 2013. There are no symptoms related to this recall. If you don't receive notification and you feel you should have, please contact your dealer. It’s helpful to have your vehicle identification number (VIN) handy when you call. The Hyundai's recall number is 108.
The panoramic sunroof assembly may have been weakened during its installation at the factory. As a result, the glass panel may break while driving, resulting in personal injury or a vehicle crash. Dealers will inspect the sunroof and replace the glass assembly as necessary.
Model Year(s): 2012
Mfr's Report Date:
December 7, 2012
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 12V568000
NHTSA Action Number: PE12027
Component: VISIBILITY:SUN ROOF ASSEMBLY
Potential Number of Units Affected: 13500
Summary: Hyundai is recalling certain model year 2012 Veloster vehicles manufactured from November 1, 2011, through April 17, 2012 and equipped with panoramic sunroofs. The panoramic sunroof assembly may been weakened during installation at the factory.
Consequence: If the assembly was weakend at the factory, the panoramic glass panel may break while the vehicle is in motion leading to personal injury or a vehicle crash.
Remedy: Hyundai will notify owners, and dealers will inpect the sunroof's integrity and replace the sunroof glass assembly, as necessary, free of charge. The safety recall will begin during January 2013. Owners may contact Hyundai at 1-800-633-5151.
Notes: Hyundai's recall campaign number is 108. 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