HYUNDAI SONATA 2016: AIR BAGS
|Make : HYUNDAI||Model : SONATA||Year : 2016|
|Build Dates : 2016-02-25 - 2016-05-11|
|NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 16V615000|
|Date Owner's Notified: 2016-10-14||Date Received by ODI: 2016-08-24||Date Added to Database: 2016-08-24|
|Manufacturers Involved: Hyundai Motor America|
|Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:|
|Manufacturer Campaign Number: 148|
|Component: AIR BAGS|
|Potential Number Of Units Affected : 1031|
Hyundai Motor Company "Hyundai" is recalling certain model year 2016 Sonata vehicles manufactured March 28, 2016 through April 12, 2016. The affected vehicles have a driver-side frontal air bag that may not adequately protect the driver's neck from injury in the event of a crash. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard "FMVSS" number 208, "Occupant Crash Protection."
A frontal air bag that does not adequately protect the driver's neck may increase their risk of injury in the event of a crash.
Hyundai will notify owners, and dealers will replace the driver's frontal air bag module, free of charge. The recall began October 14, 2016. Owners may contact Hyundai customer service at 1-800-633-5151. Hyundai's number for this recall is 148.
|Report Initiator: MFR||V Report|
|Regulation Part Number:||Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number: 208|
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.