HYUNDAI SONATA 2012: SEAT BELTS:FRONT:ANCHORAGE

Make : HYUNDAI Model : SONATA Year : 2012
Build Dates : 2009-12-11 - 2014-05-29
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 17V152000
Date Owner's Notified: 2017-04-13 Date Received by ODI: 2017-03-08 Date Added to Database: 2017-03-09
Manufacturers Involved: Hyundai Motor America
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: 160
Component: SEAT BELTS:FRONT:ANCHORAGE
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 977778
Summary:
      Hyundai Motor America "Hyundai" is recalling certain 2011-2014 Sonata and 2011-2015 Sonata Hybrid vehicles. In the affected vehicles, the seat belt linkages for both front seat belts may detach from the seat belt anchor pretensioners.
Consequence:
      In the event of a crash, if the seat belts detach from the anchor pretensioners, it can increase the risk of injury.
Remedy:
      Hyundai will notify owners and dealers will inspect the connection between the seat belt linkages and the seat belt anchor pretensioners, repairing them as necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin April 7, 2017. Owner's may contact Hyundai customer service at 1-855-371-9460. Hyundai's number for the recall is 160.
Report Initiator: ODI V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
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.