In the event of a crash, if the air bags become damaged during deployment they may not inflate properly, increasing the risk of injury.

Air Bags — Side/Window

Date Announced
OCT 11, 2018
Vehicles Affected
8,204
Hyundai Recall #
177
NHTSA Campaign #
18V715000
Summary
Hyundai Motor America (Hyundai) is recalling certain 2019 Hyundai Santa Fe vehicles. The Side Curtain Air Bag (SCAB) mounting bolts may interfere with and damage the air bags during deployment.
Actions
Hyundai will notify owners, and dealers will install a protective cover over the SCAB installation bolts, free of charge. The recall began December 3, 2018. Owners may contact Hyundai customer service at 1-855-371-9460. Hyundai's number for this recall is 177.