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Hyundai Elantra Recalls

Get technical and plain English recall information for 37 Hyundai Elantra recalls between 1992 and 2017. Learn if your Hyundai Elantra is part of a recall and what to do about it.

RepairPal Expert Overview on March 28, 2017

The power steering assist may fail resulting in higher steering effort, increasing risk of a crash.

Recall repairs on your Hyundai must be performed by a Hyundai dealership. Hyundai will notify known owners of affected vehicles beginning in April, 2017. If you do not receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local Hyundai dealerships. They will also check for any other incomplete recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with.

RepairPal Expert Overview on January 26, 2017

The power assist for the braking system may fail, resulting in the need to use excessive force to stop the vehicle. Stopping lengths may be longer because of this, which could result in an accident.

Recall repairs on your Hyundai must be performed by a Hyundai dealership. Hyundai will notify known owners of affected vehicles beginning in February, 2017. If you do not receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local Hyundai dealerships. They will also check for any other incomplete recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with.

RepairPal Expert Overview on December 30, 2016

The driver's frontal air bag assembly may have an inflator that was not properly installed. This could result in insufficient inflation of the driver's frontal air bag in the event of an accident, resulting in increased risk of injury.

Recall repairs on your Hyundai must be performed by a Hyundai dealership. Hyundai will notify known owners of affected vehicles beginning in February, 2017. If you do not receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local Hyundai dealerships. They will also check for any other incomplete recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with.

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.

Recall repairs on your Hyundai must be performed by a Hyundai dealership. Hyundai will notify known owners of affected vehicles beginning in September, 2016. If you do not receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local Hyundai dealerships. They will also check for any other uncompleted recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with.

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.

Recall repairs on your Hyundai must be performed by a Hyundai dealership. Hyundai began notifying known owners of affected vehicles in May, 2016. If you did not receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local Hyundai dealerships. They will also check for any other incomplete recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with.

RepairPal Expert Overview on December 23, 2015

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

Recalls on your Hyundai must be performed by a Hyundai dealership. Hyundai will begin notifying owners of affected vehicles starting in February 2016. If you do not receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local Hyundai dealerships. They will also check for any other uncompleted recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with.

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.

Recalls on your Hyundai must be performed by a Hyundai dealership. Hyundai will begin notifying known owners of affected vehicles in November 2015. If you do not receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local Hyundai dealerships. They will also check for any other uncompleted recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with.

RepairPal Expert Overview on February 23, 2015

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

Hyundai has not yet announced a recall schedule, designated repairs will be performed free of charge. If you notice a heavy steering wheel feel, especially at low speeds, or you don't receive notification in a timely manner and believe you should have, please contact your dealer for further instruction. They may ask for your vehicle identification number (VIN), so please have it handy when you call. Hyundai's number for this recall is 127.

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.

Recalls on your Hyundai must be performed by a Hyundai dealership. Hyundai notified owners of affected vehicles in July, 2014. If you do not receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local Hyundai dealerships. They will also check for any other uncompleted recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with.

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.

The remedy for this recall is expected to be available in May 2013. There are no symptoms related to this recall. If you don't receive recall notification and you feel you should have, please contact your dealer. They may ask for your vehicle identification number (VIN), so please have it handy when you call. The Hyundai recall number is 109.