Tag: Hyundai Recall

Hyundai Kona EV Recall for Battery Fire Hazard

Hyundai Kona EV Explodes Into Flames After Recall in Korea

South Korean officials are investigating whether Hyundai's Kona EV recall actually fixed the problem after another vehicle caught on fire.

/ January 26, 2021
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Hyundai to Recall 20,000 Vehicles Over Engine Fire Risk

Hyundai Motor Corp. is recalling about 20,000 Veloster hatchbacks over a potential software defect which could cause the vehicles’ engines to fail or catch fire, increasing the risk of severe injury and even death to motorists, according to the U.S....

/ April 1, 2019

Hyundai, Kia Recall 500,000 Vehicles Over Fire Risk

Hyundai and Kia have announced 3 new recalls totaling more than a half-million vehicles over a risk of potential engine failure and fires, the U.S. National Highway Transportation Administration (NHTSA) announced on Thursday.

/ February 28, 2019
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Hyundai Recalls 44,000 Cars Over Risk of Steering Wheel Detachment

Hyundai Motor Company is recalling Santa Fe and Santa Fe Sport crossovers in the U.S. whose steering wheels may fall off while being operated, increasing the risk of a crash.

/ March 6, 2018
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Hyundai Recalling Nearly 90,000 Cars Over Fire Hazard

Hyundai has issued a recall for about 88,000 vehicles in the U.S. due to an electrical short in the brake system that could cause engine compartment fires.

/ January 24, 2018
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Hyundai, Kia Recall Cars to Fix Brake Light Problem

Hyundai and Kia are recalling more than 500,000 compact cars in the U.S. over a problem that may cause the brake lights to stay on after the pedal is released.

/ December 14, 2017

Whistleblower Prompts Recall of 240,000 Hyundai and Kia Vehicles

South Korea has ordered Hyundai and Kia to recall approximately 240,000 vehicles for five types of defects initially raised by a whistleblower.

/ May 16, 2017