HYUNDAI TUCSON 2016: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: SOFTWARE

Make : HYUNDAI Model : TUCSON Year : 2016
Build Dates : 2015-05-20 - 2016-05-31
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 16V628000
Date Owner's Notified: 2016-10-11 Date Received by ODI: 2016-08-30 Date Added to Database: 2016-08-30
Manufacturers Involved: Hyundai Motor America
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: 149
Component: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: SOFTWARE
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 41000
Summary:
      Hyundai Motor Company "Hyundai" is recalling certain model year 2016 Tucson vehicles manufactured May 20, 2015 through May 31, 2016 and equipped with a 7-speed EcoShift Dual Clutch Transmission. Certain driving conditions and high temperatures may cause the vehicle to not move if the accelerator pedal is pressed and released repeatedly.
Consequence:
      Inability to move the vehicle while in traffic may increase the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      Hyundai will notify owners, and dealers will update the Transmission Control Module software, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin on October 28, 2016. Owners may contact Hyundai customer service at 1-855-671-3059. Hyundai's number for this recall is 149.
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.