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Hyundai is recalling certain 2012-2013 Sonata passenger cars because the side curtain airbags may inflate unexpectedly.
Hyundai will notify owners with affected vehicles during August, 2012. If you don't receive notification and you feel you should have, please contact your Hyundai dealer. It’s helpful to have your vehicle identification number (VIN) handy when you call.
Hyundai is recalling certain 2012-2013 Sonata passenger cars, the side curtain airbags may inflate unexpectedly - Without a deployment command from the control module. Unexpected deployment would increase the risk of injury to vehicle occupants. It would also be a significant driver distraction and would limit the driver's visibility, increasing the risk of a crash. Dealers will replace the side curtain air bags to correct this concern. The Hyundai recall number is 106.