Hyundai Elantra Recalls

RepairPal Expert Overview on August 2, 2016

The brake pedal mounted switch that turns the brake lights on and off as well as releases the transmission shift lever lock so it may be shifted out of park may stick in the on position. Brake lights may remain illuminated as a result, and the transmission shift lever may be moved from the park position without the brake pedal being depressed. This could lead to a crash.

RepairPal Expert Overview on April 21, 2016

The second stage of the dual stage driver's frontal air bag may not deploy properly in a crash when needed. This would result in increased risk of injury.

RepairPal Expert Overview on December 23, 2015

The brakes may apply unexpectedly while driving, which can result in a loss of vehicle control. 

RepairPal Expert Overview on October 7, 2015

In cold weather states where road salt is used during icy conditions, the front coil springs could corrode and break, resulting in possible contact with a tire and loss of vehicle control.

RepairPal Expert Overview on February 23, 2015

The loss of power steering assist may occur unexpectedly due to an electronic control system unit failure.

RepairPal Expert Overview on June 10, 2014

On Touring models, the headliner is equipped with a bracket to support it. This bracket may become dislodged in the event of an accident which deploys the side curtain air bags. This would cause risk of occupant injury.

RepairPal Expert Overview on April 1, 2013

2011-2013 Elantra models are being recalled because side airbag deployment could displace a headliner support bracket, increasing the chances of injury to the occupants.

RepairPal Expert Overview on April 1, 2013

Over 1,000,000 Hyundai vehicles are being recalled because the stop light switch can fail, resulting in loss of brake light operation and various other electrical concerns.

RepairPal Expert Overview on March 15, 2011

In the event of a crash, the driver's front air bag may deploy at a higher pressure than necessary. Deployment at a pressure higher that expected increases the risk of injury to the driver.

RepairPal Expert Overview on March 15, 2011

In the event of a crash, the front passenger air bag could deploy unnecessarily. This unintended deployment could increase the risk of injury to a front passenger seat occupant.