1. 2011 Hyundai Elantra ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL NHTSA Campaign #15V871000

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 23, 2015
    • Vehicles Affected: 155,000

    Summary: Hyundai Motor America (Hyundai) is recalling certain model year 2011-2012 Elantra vehicles manufactured October 29, 2010, to October 25, 2011. Due to an electronic stability control (ESC) sensor malfunction, the brakes for one or more wheels may be applied unexpectedly and the engine power may be reduced. These symptoms will be accompanied by illumination of the ESC indicator lamp in the instrument cluster.

    Consequence: If the one or more of the brakes are inappropriately applied, control of the vehicle may be lost, increasing the risk of a crash.

    Actions: Hyundai will notify owners, and dealers will verify the proper operation of the ESC sensors, and update the ESC system's calibration, free of charge. The recall began June 6, 2016. Owners may contact Hyundai customer service at 1-800-633-5151. Hyundai's number for this recall is 137. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #15V871000 »

  2. 2011 Hyundai Elantra SUSPENSION:FRONT:SPRINGS:COIL SPRINGS NHTSA Campaign #15V629000

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 07, 2015
    • Vehicles Affected: 28,157

    Summary: Hyundai Motor America (Hyundai) is recalling certain model year 2011 Elantra vehicles manufactured November 12, 2010, to March 31, 2011, and Sonata vehicles manufactured December 11, 2009, to February 28, 2010, originally sold in, or currently registered in, Connecticut, Delaware, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, West Virginia, Wisconsin and the District of Columbia. Road salt may corrode the front coil springs, possibly resulting in the coil springs fracturing.

    Consequence: If a front coil spring fractures, it may contact the tire, possibly puncturing it, increasing the risk of a crash.

    Actions: Hyundai will notify owners, and dealers will replace the front coil springs, free of charge. Interim notifications were mailed on November 17, 2015. The recall began on January 6, 2016. Owners may contact Hyundai customer service at 1-855-671-3059. Hyundai's number for this recall is 133. Note: Vehicles that were previously registered in salt belt states but are currently registered elsewhere are eligible to be inspected and repaired. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #15V629000 »

  3. 2011 Hyundai Elantra AIR BAGS:SIDE/WINDOW, STRUCTURE NHTSA Campaign #13V115000

    • Date Announced: APRIL 01, 2013
    • Vehicles Affected: 186,250

    Summary: Hyundai Motor Company is recalling certain model year 2011-2013 Elantra vehicles manufactured from November 12, 2010, through March 5, 2013. A support bracket attached to the headliner may become displaced during a side curtain airbag deployment.

    Consequence: If the headliner support bracket makes contact with an occupant during a crash, it may cause a laceration injury.

    Actions: Hyundai will notify owners, and dealers will apply adhesive strips to the headliner, free of charge. The safety recall began during April 2013. Owners may contact Hyundai at 1-800-633-5151. Hyundai's recall campaign number is 109. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #13V115000 »