HYUNDAI SONATA 2017: AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:DRIVER SIDE INFLATOR MODULE

Make : HYUNDAI Model : SONATA Year : 2017
Build Dates : 2016-06-30 - 2016-09-16
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 16V956000
Date Owner's Notified: 2017-02-13 Date Received by ODI: 2016-12-30 Date Added to Database: 2017-01-05
Manufacturers Involved: Hyundai Motor America
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: 156
Component: AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:DRIVER SIDE INFLATOR MODULE
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 110
Summary:
      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.
Consequence:
      In the event of a crash, an air bag that does not inflate fully increases the risk of injury.
Remedy:
      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.
Report Initiator: MFR 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.