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Hyundai Recalls

Search our database of 146 Hyundai recalls. Find out if your Hyundai has a safety-related defect or problem and what to do about it.

RepairPal Expert Overview on June 11, 2008

The gross axle weight ratings (GAWR) is incorrect. Overloading the vehicle can affect handling/braking and may cause tire failure.

Hyundai will notify owners of affected vehicles during August 2008. There may be 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) 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 March 31, 2008

The trailer towing package on this vehicle is equipped with a wiring harness to provide lighting to a trailer. A module that works with this harness is mounted to the rear bumper reinforcement. This module can short circuit and overheat, causing damage to the bumper cover as well as the wiring harness and module. 

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 February 1, 2008

On certain vehicles a faulty Automatic Stability Program may cause the vehicle to apply brakes at an inappropriate time, causing loos of control and injury.

Hyundai will notify customers of affected vehicles beginning May, 2005. If you have not been contacted, notice out of the ordinary braking, and think your vehicle falls under this recall. You should contact your local dealer. It is helpful to have your VIN Vehicle Identification Number ready when doing so.

RepairPal Expert Overview on September 6, 2007

On certain vehicles the drivers air bag may not deploy correctly resulting in injury.

Hyundai will notify customers of affected vehicles beginning September 6, 2007. If you have not been contacted and think your vehicle falls under this recall. You should contact your local dealer. It is helpful to have your VIN Vehicle Identification Number ready when doing so.

RepairPal Expert Overview on January 29, 2007

On certain vehicles the drivers air bag may not deploy correctly resulting in injury.

Hyundai will notify customers of affected vehicles beginning January 29, 2007. If you have not been contacted and think your vehicle falls under this recall. You should contact your local dealer. It is helpful to have your VIN Vehicle Identification Number ready when doing so.

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 September 19, 2006

The brake lights may fail and the engine may stall or not restart due to a wiring harness at the stop lamp switch chafing.

Hyundai notified owners of affected vehicles starting in October 2006. You can check with your dealer to see if your vehicle is involved in this program. It is helpful to have your VIN (Vehicle Identification Number) on hand when you contact them. The Hyundai recall number is 078.

RepairPal Expert Overview on August 17, 2006

The fuel tank on unsold vehicles may have a thickness issue in one of its walls. This could cause a fuel leak, which is a fire hazard.

All vehicles were serviced prior to sale. 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.