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2017 HYUNDAI SONATA Recall - Campaign #16V956000

 
Auto Recalls For Consumers

2017 HYUNDAI SONATA RECALL - #16V956000

RECALL FOR AIR BAGS : FRONTAL : DRIVER SIDE INFLATOR MODULE

Hyundai Motor Company (Hyundai) is recalling certain model year 2017 Hyundai Elantra vehicles manufactured April 15, 2016, to September 13, 2016, and Sonata vehicles manufactured May 27, 2016 to September 16, 2016. In these vehicles, the end seal for the driver's frontal air bag inflator may not have been properly installed, possibly resulting in reduced inflation of the frontal air bag in the event of a crash.

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Recall Details
Vehicle 2017 HYUNDAI SONATA
Manufacturer Hyundai Motor America
Manufactured between 6/30/2016 - 9/16/2016
Recalled on 1/5/2017
Influenced by Hyundai Motor America
Owners Notified on 2/13/2017
# Affected 110
Recalled for AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:DRIVER SIDE INFLATOR MODULE
 
Description Hyundai Motor Company (Hyundai) is recalling certain model year 2017 Hyundai Elantra vehicles manufactured April 15, 2016, to September 13, 2016, and Sonata vehicles manufactured May 27, 2016 to September 16, 2016. In these vehicles, the end seal for the driver's frontal air bag inflator may not have been properly installed, possibly resulting in reduced inflation of the frontal air bag in the event of a crash.
Consequences In the event of a crash, an air bag that does not inflate fully increases the risk of injury.
Corrective action Hyundai will notify owners, and dealers will replace the driver's frontal air bag module, free of charge. The recall began February 13, 2017. Owners may contact Hyundai customer service at 1-855-371-9460. Hyundai's number for this recall is 156.
Notes 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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