As a result, brake fluid will leak, followed by illumination of the malfunction indicator light indicating the brake fluid level is low and should be checked, then a soft or spongy brake pedal feel, and if not serviced, reduced braking power which could increase the risk of a crash.

Service Brakes, Hydraulic — Foundation Components — Disc — Caliper

Date Announced
DEC 09, 2010
Vehicles Affected
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Hyundai is recalling certain model year 2011 Santa Fe vehicles manufactured from September 28, 2010, through November 25, 2010. Some of the rear brake calipers may not have been properly machined.
Dealers will inspect the rear calipers and replace it if necessary free of charge. The safety recall began on December 17, 2010. Owners may contact Hyundai roadside assistance at 1-800-243-7766.
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