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Recall 16V630000

Driver's Front Power Seat Moves Unexpectedly

Recall Details

The driver's front power seat may move unexpectedly while the vehicle is being driven due to a faulty switch. Dealers will replace the power adjustable seat switch free of charge to resolve the concern.

Our Quick Take

The driver's front power seat may unexpectedly move without command while the vehicle is being driven. This can result in loss of vehicle control, increasing risk of an accident.

What Should You Do?

Recall repairs on your Hyundai must be performed by a Hyundai dealership. Hyundai will notify known owners of affected vehicles beginning in October, 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 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.

Affected Cars

Body, Interior & Misc., August 31, 2016

Original Recall from the NHTSA

Manufacturer's Report Date
August 31, 2016
NHTSA Action Number
N/A
Potential Number of Units Affected
9,700
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number
16V630000
Component
SEATS
Summary
Hyundai Motor Company (Hyundai) is recalling certain model year 2007-2008 Azera vehicles manufactured March 7, 2007 through August 14, 2007. In the affected vehicles, the power-adjustable front driver seat may unexpectedly move without the driver's input while the vehicle is being driven.
Consequence
Unintentional movement of the driver's seat may affect the driver's ability to control the vehicle, increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy
Hyundai will notify owners, and dealers will replace the power-adjustable seat switch, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin on October 28, 2016. Owners may contact Hyundai customer service at 1-855-371-9460. Hyundai's number for this recall is 150.
Notify
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.
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