Technical Service Bulletins (TSBs) for the 2016 Sonata Hybrid are official communications between Hyundai & their dealerships that describe processes for troubleshooting or fixing certain common problems. All vehicle manufacturers are required by U.S. law to make their TSBs available to the public.

    STEERING

    • TSB #22-ST-001H

      Date Announced:
      JAN 06, 2022
      NHTSA ID:
      #10207815

      The warranty coverage for certain 2015-2017MY Sonata (LFa) and Sonata HEV/PHEV (LF HEV/PHEV) vehicles exhibiting reduced power steering assist and/or motor driven power steering (MDPS) warning lamp has been extended to 15 years or 150,000 ... Read More »

    • TSB #20-ST-001H-2

      Date Announced:
      SEP 09, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10180981

      This bulletin provides information regarding replacement of the column-mounted Motor Driven Power Steering (MDPS) system as separate components. Read More »

    • TSB #20-ST-001H

      Date Announced:
      JAN 03, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10170896

      This bulletin provides information regarding replacement of the column-mounted Motor Driven Power Steering (MDPS) system as separate components. Read More »

    • TSB #19-ST-001H

      Date Announced:
      APR 22, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160106

      This bulletin provides information regarding replacement of the column-mounted Motor Driven Power Steering (MDPS) system as separate components. Read More »

    • TSB #5NP-B9V8T-09

      Date Announced:
      AUG 30, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10144430

      On some Sonata (YF, LF), Sonata Hybrid (YF HEV, LF HEV), Santa Fe (NC), and Azera (HG) vehicles, a yoke noise may develop in the steering rack. Read More »

    STEERING:COLUMN

    • TSB #20-ST-001H-1

      Date Announced:
      AUG 10, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10179244

      This bulletin provides information regarding replacement of the column-mounted Motor Driven Power Steering (MDPS) system as separate components. Read More »

    STEERING:HYDRAULIC POWER ASSIST SYSTEM

    • TSB #TXXO DBP

      Date Announced:
      JAN 13, 2022
      NHTSA ID:
      #10207802

      The warranty coverage for certain 2015-2017MY Sonata (LFa) and Sonata Hybrid/Plug-in (LF HEV/PHEV) vehicles exhibiting reduced power steering assist and/or motor driven power steering (MDPS) warning lamp has been extended to 15 years or ... Read More »

    STEERING:AUTOMATED/ADAPTIVE STEERING:MOTOR/ACTUATOR

    • TSB #20-ST-001H-1

      Date Announced:
      AUG 10, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10179244

      This bulletin provides information regarding replacement of the column-mounted Motor Driven Power Steering (MDPS) system as separate components. Read More »

    SUSPENSION

    • TSB #20-SS-001H

      Date Announced:
      FEB 05, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10172142

      This bulletin describes the requirements for all wheel alignment and/or vehicle tracking claims and best practices when diagnosing and conducting alignment-related repairs for all models and model years. Read More »

    SUSPENSION:FRONT:SPRINGS:COIL SPRINGS

    • TSB #16-01-003

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10074320

      SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE. Read More »

    BRAKES (PWS)

    • TSB #21-BR-002H

      Date Announced:
      MAR 23, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10190038

      This bulletin provides best practice recommendations when performing brake service procedures. Read More »

    • TSB #20-BR-002H

      Date Announced:
      NOV 30, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10183963

      This bulletin describes the procedure to inspect and identify fluid which may appear around the brake caliper area. Read More »

    SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC

    • TSB #20-BR-001H

      Date Announced:
      FEB 12, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10172147

      This bulletin describes the procedure to properly bleed the brakes on Sonata HEV/PHEV (LF) and Ioniq EV/HEV/PHEV (AE) vehicles. Read More »

    SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:SUPPLY:COMPRESSOR

    • TSB #20-HA-001H

      Date Announced:
      MAR 30, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10173552

      This bulletin provides additional service diagnostic information and repair procedures related to electric A/C compressors equipped in hybrid electric vehicles, plug-in hybrid electric vehicles, and electric vehicles. Read More »

    SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK:WHEEL SPEED SENSOR

    • TSB #20-AT-011H

      Date Announced:
      MAR 25, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10173548

      If you are servicing an applicable vehicle with a ⿿Check Engine⿝ light on and one or more of the DTC listed below, follow the repair procedure and replace the related solenoid and oil pressure harness. Read More »

    ENGINE (PWS)

    • TSB #19-AT-015H

      Date Announced:
      AUG 12, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10165455

      If you are servicing an applicable vehicle with a ?Check Engine? light on and one or more of the DTC listed below, follow the repair procedure and replace the related solenoid and oil pressure harness Read More »

    • TSB #19-HA-001H

      Date Announced:
      APR 19, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160102

      This bulletin provides additional service diagnostic information and repair procedures related to electric A/C compressors equipped in hybrid electric vehicles, plug-in hybrid electric vehicles, and electric vehicles. Read More »

    • TSB #19-HC-001H

      Date Announced:
      APR 09, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160095

      If you are servicing a Sonata Hybrid with the symptoms and DTC listed below, follow the Service Procedure on Page 2. Read More »

    • TSB #5NPH9L4R02

      Date Announced:
      JAN 13, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10117922

      Hyundai has launched a service campaign to inspect and if needed, repair the evaporative emissions canister and bracket on certain model year 2011? 2015 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid and 2012 ? 2016 Veloster vehicles. Read More »

    • TSB #5NP-A8G2W-09

      Date Announced:
      APR 26, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10081112

      "HYUNDAI MOTOR AMERICA IS CONDUCTING A SERVICE CAMPAIGN TO REVISE THE ENGINE ELECTRIC WATER PUMP WIRING ON CERTAIN 2016 MODEL YEAR SONATA HYBRID VEHICLES. SERVICE CAMPAIGN TDD PROVIDES A SERVICE PROCEDURE TO REVISE THE WIRING. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

    • TSB #22-01-023H

      Date Announced:
      MAR 10, 2022
      NHTSA ID:
      #10210206

      Certain vehicles listed below may experience the Check Engine warning lamp illuminated with DTC P1326 and/or an engine concern/noise related to connecting rod bearing wear or damage. Read More »

    • TSB #22-01-028H

      Date Announced:
      MAR 08, 2022
      NHTSA ID:
      #10210205

      Hyundai is conducting a campaign to enhance the knock sensor software to detect abnormal engine bearing noise before potentially severe engine damage occurs. Read More »

    • TSB #TXXO DBP

      Date Announced:
      JAN 13, 2022
      NHTSA ID:
      #10207802

      The warranty coverage for certain 2015-2017MY Sonata (LFa) and Sonata Hybrid/Plug-in (LF HEV/PHEV) vehicles exhibiting reduced power steering assist and/or motor driven power steering (MDPS) warning lamp has been extended to 15 years or ... Read More »

    • TSB #21-01-023H-4

      Date Announced:
      JAN 03, 2022
      NHTSA ID:
      #10207803

      Hyundai is conducting a campaign to enhance the knock sensor software to detect abnormal engine bearing noise before potentially severe engine damage occurs. Read More »

    • TSB #DBP966

      Date Announced:
      DEC 21, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10206366

      Hyundai is conducting a service campaign to enhance the knock sensor software to detect abnormal engine bearing noise before potentially severe engine damage occurs. Read More »

    • TSB #DBP966

      Date Announced:
      OCT 27, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10203282

      Hyundai is conducting a service campaign to enhance the knock sensor software to detect abnormal engine bearing noise before potentially severe engine damage occurs. Read More »

    • TSB #21-EM-005H-1

      Date Announced:
      OCT 27, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10203277

      The Powertrain warranty coverage for certain engine repairs and/or replacement where the engine damage or malfunction is related to connecting rod bearing wear, has been extended to 15 years or 150,000 miles from the date of original ... Read More »

    • TSB #21-01-023H-3

      Date Announced:
      OCT 25, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10203280

      Hyundai is conducting a campaign to enhance the knock sensor software to detect abnormal engine bearing noise before potentially severe engine damage occurs. Read More »

    • TSB #21-EM-007H

      Date Announced:
      JUN 10, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10199106

      This bulletin describes the procedure to diagnose and repair the Engine Electric Water Pump (EEWP) on certain Sonata Hybrid (LF HEV) and Sonata Plug-In Hybrid (LF PHEV) vehicles with DTC P2600, causing an HEV and/or MIL warning lamp ... Read More »

    • TSB #21-01-024H

      Date Announced:
      MAR 30, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10190045

      Certain vehicles listed below may experience the Check Engine warning lamp illuminated with DTC P1326. Read More »

    • TSB #21-01-025H

      Date Announced:
      MAR 30, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10190047

      Consult the Hyundai Warranty Policy & Procedures and the below tables to determine New or Reman engine usage. Please note that a Reman engine may not be available for certain vehicle models/model years listed in this TSB. Read More »

    • TSB #21-EM-005H

      Date Announced:
      MAR 30, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10190049

      The Powertrain warranty coverage for certain engine repairs and/or replacement where the engine damage, defect, or failure is related to connecting rod bearing wear, has been extended to 15 years or 150,000 miles from the date of original ... Read More »

    • TSB #21-EM-004H

      Date Announced:
      MAR 30, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10190044

      This bulletin provides the service procedure for engine connecting rod bearing clearance testing. Perform the procedure outlined in this bulletin to fulfill the Bearing Clearance Test inspection requirements to determine next required ... Read More »

    • TSB #21-EM-003H

      Date Announced:
      MAR 10, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10189989

      This bulletin provides the inspection procedure and repair guidelines for certain vehicles listed below. Read More »

    • TSB #20-01-020H

      Date Announced:
      MAY 11, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10176186

      Certain 2016-2019 Sonata Hybrid (LF HEV) may experience check engine light illumination with DTC P0456 - Evaporative System (EVAP) - Very Small Leak stored. Read More »

    • TSB #20-FL-003H

      Date Announced:
      MAY 11, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10176187

      Certain 2016-2019 Sonata Hybrid (LF HEV) vehicles may experience check engine light illumination with DTC P0456 - Evaporative System (EVAP) - Very Small Leak stored. Read More »

    • TSB #Campaign T4W Dea

      Date Announced:
      MAY 11, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10176188

      Hyundai is conducting a Service Campaign to install a new Air Filter Kit with an updated filter to help prevent entry of the salt particulates on certain 2016-2019 Sonata Hybrid (LF HEV) vehicles. Read More »

    • TSB #19-HA-001H

      Date Announced:
      APR 19, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160102

      This bulletin provides additional service diagnostic information and repair procedures related to electric A/C compressors equipped in hybrid electric vehicles, plug-in hybrid electric vehicles, and electric vehicles. Read More »

    • TSB #16-01-020

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10076420

      ENGINE ELECTRIC WATER PUMP WIRING (SERVICE CAMPAIGN TDD) Description: Some 2016 Sonata Hybrid and Plug-In Hybrid vehicles may experience a power reduction accompanied by illumination of multiple warning lights in the instrument cluster. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL

    • TSB #5NP-C3P8U-09

      Date Announced:
      AUG 24, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10117372

      This bulletin describes the procedure to replace the vehicle emission control information label (see example below) applicable to the 2016 Sonata Hybrid / 2016 Sonata Plug-in Hybrid models due to an emission label that may have been ... Read More »

    FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM (PWS)

    • TSB #5NPH9L4R02

      Date Announced:
      JAN 13, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10117922

      Hyundai has launched a service campaign to inspect and if needed, repair the evaporative emissions canister and bracket on certain model year 2011? 2015 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid and 2012 ? 2016 Veloster vehicles. Read More »

    POWER TRAIN

    • TSB #21-EM-005H

      Date Announced:
      MAR 30, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10190049

      The Powertrain warranty coverage for certain engine repairs and/or replacement where the engine damage, defect, or failure is related to connecting rod bearing wear, has been extended to 15 years or 150,000 miles from the date of original ... Read More »

    • TSB #20-AT-017H

      Date Announced:
      MAY 21, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10176194

      If you are servicing an applicable vehicle with the following symptoms and DTC, follow the Service Procedure on Page 4. Read More »

    • TSB #20-AT-016H

      Date Announced:
      APR 17, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10174807

      The automatic transmission warranty repair policy authorizes in-dealership repairs of the following components for both OEM (new) and remanufactured automatic transmissions: Read More »

    • TSB #20-AT-014H

      Date Announced:
      APR 09, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10174799

      If you are servicing an applicable vehicle with a ⿿Check Engine⿝ light on and one or more of the DTC listed below, follow the repair procedure and replace the related solenoid and oil pressure harness. Read More »

    • TSB #20-AT-008H

      Date Announced:
      FEB 20, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10172227

      If you are servicing an applicable vehicle with a ⿿Check Engine⿝ light on and one or more of the DTC listed below, follow the repair procedure and replace the related solenoid and oil pressure harness. Read More »

    • TSB #20-AT-001H

      Date Announced:
      JAN 02, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10170899

      This TSB provides a procedure to diagnose and repair a transaxle for the following Incorrect Ratio DTC (transaxle clutch slipping more than 200 rpm in gear). Read More »

    • TSB #19-AT-021H-1

      Date Announced:
      DEC 17, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10170511

      If you are servicing a vehicle with a transmission slipping concern, follow the Service Procedure shown below and perform a stall test. This TSB provides a procedure to test each clutch in the transmission. Read More »

    • TSB #19-AT-012H

      Date Announced:
      JUN 04, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163279

      This TSB provides a procedure to diagnose and repair a transaxle for the following Incorrect Ratio DTC (transaxle clutch slipping more than 200 rpm in gear). Read More »

    • TSB #19-FL-003H

      Date Announced:
      APR 15, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160098

      This bulletin provides the procedure to write the Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) during the replacement of the Engine Control Module (ECM) or Powertrain Control Module (PCM). Read More »

    • TSB #5NP-F6W6P-05

      Date Announced:
      APR 30, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10138235

      The shift lever on some 6-speed vehicles may intermittently not shift out of Park. This bulletin provides the diagnostic procedures to correct this condition. Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:MANUAL TRANSMISSION

    • TSB #5NP-Q7S7E-09

      Date Announced:
      AUG 02, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10081533

      THE SHIFT LEVER ON SOME 6-SPEED VEHICLES MAY INTERMITTENTLY NOT SHIFT OUT OF PARK. THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES THE DIAGNOSTIC PROCEDURES TO CORRECT THIS CONDITION. Read More »

    • TSB #5NP-E2D7G-09

      Date Announced:
      APR 18, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10081115

      THE FOLLOWING VEHICLES ARE EQUIPPED WITH A 6-SPEED AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION. THE ATF LEVEL MUST BE CHECKED BY THE FOLLOWING PROCEDURE. Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:MANUAL TRANSMISSION:INTERNAL:GEARS

    • TSB #5NP-F6W6P-05

      Date Announced:
      APR 30, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10138235

      The shift lever on some 6-speed vehicles may intermittently not shift out of Park. This bulletin provides the diagnostic procedures to correct this condition. Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

    • TSB #19-AT-015H

      Date Announced:
      AUG 12, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10165455

      If you are servicing an applicable vehicle with a ?Check Engine? light on and one or more of the DTC listed below, follow the repair procedure and replace the related solenoid and oil pressure harness Read More »

    • TSB #5NP-P5L7D-05

      Date Announced:
      APR 06, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10138240

      If you are servicing a vehicle with a harsh and/or delayed shift, use the GDS as shown in the Service Procedure to measure shift engagement time. Read More »

    • TSB #16-AT-003

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10074335

      SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE. Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:TORQUE CONVERTER

    • TSB #5NP-Z6F3A-11

      Date Announced:
      OCT 04, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10123305

      Before installing an automatic transmission, check the depth of the torque converter in the case to confirm the torque converter is fully installed in the transmission. If this is not done, the oil pump may be damaged. Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

    • TSB #22-01-023H

      Date Announced:
      MAR 10, 2022
      NHTSA ID:
      #10210206

      Certain vehicles listed below may experience the Check Engine warning lamp illuminated with DTC P1326 and/or an engine concern/noise related to connecting rod bearing wear or damage. Read More »

    • TSB #22-01-028H

      Date Announced:
      MAR 08, 2022
      NHTSA ID:
      #10210205

      Hyundai is conducting a campaign to enhance the knock sensor software to detect abnormal engine bearing noise before potentially severe engine damage occurs. Read More »

    • TSB #21-01-080H

      Date Announced:
      DEC 23, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10206363

      When asked to provide the Modem Information, the Universal Subscriber Identity Module (USIM) information is not available. This bulletin describes the 3-part Software to correct this condition and activate Blue Link Services. Read More »

    • TSB #20-ST-001H-1

      Date Announced:
      AUG 10, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10179244

      This bulletin provides information regarding replacement of the column-mounted Motor Driven Power Steering (MDPS) system as separate components. Read More »

    • TSB #20-EE-003H

      Date Announced:
      APR 23, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10174808

      This bulletin provides information on identifying dealer stock vehicles with either: ⿢ A Battery SOC alert - low Battery State of Charge (SOC) at or below 50%. ⿢ A 30 Day alert - vehicle has not started and reported an SOC in 30 days. Read More »

    • TSB #20-AT-008H

      Date Announced:
      FEB 20, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10172227

      If you are servicing an applicable vehicle with a ⿿Check Engine⿝ light on and one or more of the DTC listed below, follow the repair procedure and replace the related solenoid and oil pressure harness. Read More »

    • TSB #Campaign T4M Dea

      Date Announced:
      JAN 16, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10170893

      Hyundai is conducting a Service Campaign to inspect the Power Relay Assembly, High Voltage Cable, and main relays and replace them if necessary. Read More »

    • TSB #20-01-003H

      Date Announced:
      JAN 16, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10170894

      2016 - 2017 model year Sonata LF HEV vehicles contain a Power Relay Assembly. The PRA is equipped with a main relay and High Voltage Cable, which in some instances may have a loose connection. Read More »

    • TSB #20-BE-001H

      Date Announced:
      JAN 16, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10170883

      This bulletin provides guidelines to inspect the USB, head unit, and multi-box for common connection conditions. 2. This bulletin presents guidelines to inspect for common Android Auto and Apple CarPlay connection conditions. 3. Read More »

    • TSB #19-AT-024H

      Date Announced:
      NOV 15, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10169380

      If you are servicing a vehicle with the DTC or symptoms listed below, refer to the Service Procedure to diagnose the condition. Read More »

    • TSB #19-EE-001H-1

      Date Announced:
      JUL 10, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163863

      This bulletin provides information on how to return a Hyundai HEV/PHEV/EV/Fuel Cell Lithium Battery for proper disposal and safe environmental recycling using Hyundai?s authorized vendor Kinsbursky Brothers Intl. (KBI). Read More »

    • TSB #19-BE-010H

      Date Announced:
      MAY 30, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10161753

      This bulletin provides information related to clearing all Diagnostic codes for vehicles equipped with the Blue Link system (Gen 1). Read More »

    • TSB #19-FL-003H

      Date Announced:
      APR 15, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160098

      This bulletin provides the procedure to write the Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) during the replacement of the Engine Control Module (ECM) or Powertrain Control Module (PCM). Read More »

    • TSB #19-HC-001H

      Date Announced:
      APR 09, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160095

      If you are servicing a Sonata Hybrid with the symptoms and DTC listed below, follow the Service Procedure on Page 2. Read More »

    • TSB #5NP-M7Z5K-02

      Date Announced:
      JAN 30, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10152891

      This bulletin provides information on how to return a Hyundai HEV/PHEV/EV/Fuel Cell Lithium Battery for proper disposal and safe environmental recycling using Hyundai?s authorized vendor Kinsbursky Brothers Inc. (KBI). Read More »

    • TSB #5NP-A5H5K-11

      Date Announced:
      OCT 25, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10123294

      If you are servicing a Sonata Hybrid with any of the warning messages or comments listed below, follow the Service Procedure to diagnose the condition. Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY

    • TSB #19-EE-003H

      Date Announced:
      APR 23, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160148

      The following summarizes the service procedures for Lithium Battery replacement: Read More »

    • TSB #5NP-E2C3Q-09

      Date Announced:
      AUG 09, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10117374

      This bulletin provides information on how to return a Hyundai HEV/PHEV/EV/Fuel Cell Lithium Battery for proper disposal and safe environmental recycling using Hyundai?s authorized vendor Kinsbursky Brothers Inc. (KBI). Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING

    • TSB #5NP-Z5P9U-09

      Date Announced:
      APR 26, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10082344

      SOME 2016 SONATA HYBRID AND PLUG-IN HYBRID VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE A POWER REDUCTION ACCOMPANIED BY ILLUMINATION OF MULTIPLE WARNING LIGHTS IN THE INSTRUMENT CLUSTER. Read More »

    • TSB #5NP-A8G2W-09

      Date Announced:
      APR 26, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10081112

      "HYUNDAI MOTOR AMERICA IS CONDUCTING A SERVICE CAMPAIGN TO REVISE THE ENGINE ELECTRIC WATER PUMP WIRING ON CERTAIN 2016 MODEL YEAR SONATA HYBRID VEHICLES. SERVICE CAMPAIGN TDD PROVIDES A SERVICE PROCEDURE TO REVISE THE WIRING. Read More »

    • TSB #16-01-020

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10076420

      ENGINE ELECTRIC WATER PUMP WIRING (SERVICE CAMPAIGN TDD) Description: Some 2016 Sonata Hybrid and Plug-In Hybrid vehicles may experience a power reduction accompanied by illumination of multiple warning lights in the instrument cluster. Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION

    • TSB #TZ4 DCSB

      Date Announced:
      APR 04, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10075995

      Additional VINs for Service Campaign TZ4 2016 Sonata Hybrid Ignition Coil Replacement (TSB# 16-01-003-1). Service Campaign TZ4 provides a procedure to replace the ignition coils. Read More »

    • TSB #TZ4 DCS

      Date Announced:
      MAR 14, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10076002

      Additional VINs for Service Campaign TZ4 2016 Sonata Hybrid Ignition Coil Replacement (TSB# 16-01-003-1) Hyundai Motor America has added additional vehicles (including retailed vehicles) to Service Campaign TZ4. Read More »

    • TSB #16-01-003-1

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10074321

      SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE. Read More »

    • TSB #TZ4 DCS

      Date Announced:
      FEB 08, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10076001

      Service Campaign TZ4 2016 Sonata Hybrid Ignition Coil Replacement (TSB# 16-01-003) Dealer Stock- Hyundai Motor America is conducting a Service Campaign to replace the ignition coils on certain dealer stock 2016 Model Year Sonata ... Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: INSTRUMENT CLUSTER/PANEL

    • TSB #5NP-D2K8B-02

      Date Announced:
      JAN 03, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10128596

      When towing a trailer with some LF/LF-HEV/LF-PHEV Sonatas or some AN/NC Santa Fe vehicles equipped with the Blind Spot Detection (BSD) feature, the trailer may interfere with the BSD system operation resulting in cancellation of the BSD ... Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

    • TSB #21-01-023H-4

      Date Announced:
      JAN 03, 2022
      NHTSA ID:
      #10207803

      Hyundai is conducting a campaign to enhance the knock sensor software to detect abnormal engine bearing noise before potentially severe engine damage occurs. Read More »

    • TSB #DBP972

      Date Announced:
      DEC 23, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10206367

      When asked to provide the Modem Information, the Universal Subscriber Identity Module (USIM) may not be available. This TSB# 21-01-080H describes the 3-part software to correct this condition and activate Blue Link Services. Read More »

    • TSB #20-BE-008H

      Date Announced:
      JUN 15, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10177130

      This bulletin provides information for new software to update the Navigation and Display Audio system to include the Apple CarPlay and Android Auto feature. Read More »

    • TSB #5NP-D2K8B-02

      Date Announced:
      JAN 03, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10128596

      When towing a trailer with some LF/LF-HEV/LF-PHEV Sonatas or some AN/NC Santa Fe vehicles equipped with the Blind Spot Detection (BSD) feature, the trailer may interfere with the BSD system operation resulting in cancellation of the BSD ... Read More »

    • TSB #5NP-Y9Y9T-07

      Date Announced:
      JUN 27, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10115696

      When towing a trailer with some LF/LF-HEV/LF-PHEV Sonatas or some AN/NC Santa Fe vehicles equipped with the Blind Spot Detection (BSD) feature, the trailer may interfere with the BSD system operation resulting in cancellation of the BSD ... Read More »

    • TSB #5NP-B3N9F-09

      Date Announced:
      AUG 17, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10081532

      THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES INFORMATION FOR NEW SOFTWARE TO UPDATE THE NAVIGATION AND DISPLAY AUDIO SYSTEM TO INCLUDE THE APPLE CARPLAY AND ANDROID AUTO FEATURE. Read More »

    • TSB #5NP-G6T6Q-09

      Date Announced:
      MAY 24, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10082364

      THIS BULLETIN DESCRIBES THE PROCEDURE TO UPDATE THE TPMS SOFTWARE OF SOME 2016MY SONATA HYBRID (LF HEV) VEHICLES. THE SOFTWARE UPDATES THE TPMS DIAGNOSTIC LOGIC RELATED TO DTC C1212 (VEHICLE SPEED SENSOR). Read More »

    EXTERIOR LIGHTING

    • TSB #20-BD-014H

      Date Announced:
      JUL 14, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10178175

      This bulletin provides information regarding condensation related to moisture accumulation in the headlamp, rear combination lamp, daytime running lamp (DRL), or fog lamp. Read More »

    VISIBILITY

    • TSB #19-BE-004H

      Date Announced:
      MAR 13, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10158803

      This bulletin provides information on the serviceable parts for the outside mirror assembly. When diagnosing and repairing the outside mirror, do not replace the entire assembly. Read More »

    VISIBILITY:SUN/MOON ROOF ASSEMBLY

    • TSB #19-BD-007H

      Date Announced:
      OCT 02, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10167732

      The warranty coverage for the panoramic sunroof moving glass has been extended to 10 years or 120,000 miles from the date of original retail delivery or date of first use, whichever occurs first, and is valid for original and subsequent ... Read More »

    • TSB #5NP-F7S4R-01

      Date Announced:
      DEC 08, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10089413

      CERTAIN 2015 AND 2016 MODEL YEAR HYUNDAI SONATAS AND 2016 SONATA HYBRIDS COME EQUIPPED WITH AN OPTIONAL PANORAMIC SUNROOF. Read More »

    VISIBILITY:REARVIEW MIRRORS/DEVICES

    • TSB #19-BE-004H

      Date Announced:
      MAR 13, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10158803

      This bulletin provides information on the serviceable parts for the outside mirror assembly. When diagnosing and repairing the outside mirror, do not replace the entire assembly. Read More »

    AIR BAGS

    • TSB #5NP-Y5X5D-09

      Date Announced:
      MAY 11, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10082442

      "HYUNDAI MOTOR AMERICA IS LAUNCHING RECALL 144 FOR A TOTAL OF 33 VEHICLES. 2015/2016 MY SONATAS VEHICLES (30 UNITS), AND 2016 MY SONATA HYBRID VEHICLE (ONE UNIT), AND 2017 MY ELANTRA (TWO UNITS) VEHICLES FOR REPLACEMENT OF THE DRIVERS ... Read More »

    • TSB #5NP-N4N2R-09

      Date Announced:
      MAY 10, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10082427

      THE 2015 - 2016 SONATA (LF), 2016 SONATA HYBRID (LF HEV), AND 2017 ELANTRA (AD) FEATURES A TWO STAGE (PRIMARY AND SECONDARY) FRONTAL DRIVER AIRBAG. Read More »

    STRUCTURE

    • TSB #19-BD-007H

      Date Announced:
      OCT 02, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10167213

      The warranty coverage for the panoramic sunroof moving glass has been extended to 10 years or 120,000 miles from the date of original retail delivery or date of first use, whichever occurs first, and is valid for original and subsequent ... Read More »

    STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

    LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES

    • TSB #21-BD-005H

      Date Announced:
      MAY 10, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10196571

      The trunk latch base can be ordered separately from the trunk latch assembly. This bulletin describes the procedure to replace the trunk latch base. Read More »

    • TSB #20-BD-010H-1

      Date Announced:
      MAY 28, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10176197

      The trunk latch base can be ordered separately from the trunk latch assembly. This bulletin describes the procedure to replace the trunk latch base. Read More »

    • TSB #20-BD-010H

      Date Announced:
      APR 02, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10174766

      The trunk latch base can be ordered separately from the trunk latch assembly. This bulletin describes the procedure to replace the trunk latch base. Read More »

    LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH

    LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:TRUNK LID:LATCH

    • TSB #20-BD-010H-2

      Date Announced:
      NOV 18, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10183959

      The trunk latch base can be ordered separately from the trunk latch assembly. This bulletin describes the procedure to replace the trunk latch base. Read More »

    LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:TRUNK LID:LOCK

    • TSB #20-BD-010H

      Date Announced:
      APR 02, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10174766

      The trunk latch base can be ordered separately from the trunk latch assembly. This bulletin describes the procedure to replace the trunk latch base. Read More »

    TIRES

    • TSB #20-SS-004H

      Date Announced:
      NOV 19, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10183960

      This bulletin provides tire vibration service procedures, including how to optimize vehicle vibration performance. Read More »

    • TSB #20-SS-002H(1)

      Date Announced:
      MAY 06, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10176182

      This bulletin provides information on tire maintenance best practices and procedures for dealers and customers to maximize tire life and performance. Read More »

    TIRES:PRESSURE MONITORING AND REGULATING SYSTEMS

    • TSB #5NP-G6T6Q-09

      Date Announced:
      MAY 24, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10082364

      THIS BULLETIN DESCRIBES THE PROCEDURE TO UPDATE THE TPMS SOFTWARE OF SOME 2016MY SONATA HYBRID (LF HEV) VEHICLES. THE SOFTWARE UPDATES THE TPMS DIAGNOSTIC LOGIC RELATED TO DTC C1212 (VEHICLE SPEED SENSOR). Read More »

    WHEELS

    • TSB #20-SS-004H

      Date Announced:
      NOV 19, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10183960

      This bulletin provides tire vibration service procedures, including how to optimize vehicle vibration performance. Read More »

    • TSB #20-SS-002H(1)

      Date Announced:
      MAY 06, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10176182

      This bulletin provides information on tire maintenance best practices and procedures for dealers and customers to maximize tire life and performance. Read More »

    FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE

    • TSB #19-BE-009H

      Date Announced:
      MAY 16, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10161751

      This bulletin provides information for troubleshooting of the Blind-Spot Collision Warning (BCW/BSD) system whenever it exhibits Diagnostic Trouble Code (DTC) C120B/D or C160A. Read More »

    LANE DEPARTURE

    • TSB #19-BE-011H-1

      Date Announced:
      NOV 04, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10169370

      The Blind Spot Detection (BSD) or Blind-Spot Collision Warning (BCW) is a system that measures the speed of and distance from the following vehicles by using two magnetic wave radar sensors attached in the rear bumper. Read More »

    • TSB #19-BE-009H

      Date Announced:
      MAY 16, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10161751

      This bulletin provides information for troubleshooting of the Blind-Spot Collision Warning (BCW/BSD) system whenever it exhibits Diagnostic Trouble Code (DTC) C120B/D or C160A. Read More »

    BACK OVER PREVENTION

    • TSB #19-BE-011H-1

      Date Announced:
      NOV 04, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10169370

      The Blind Spot Detection (BSD) or Blind-Spot Collision Warning (BCW) is a system that measures the speed of and distance from the following vehicles by using two magnetic wave radar sensors attached in the rear bumper. Read More »

    BACK OVER PREVENTION: CAMERA SYSTEM

    • TSB #5NP-D2K8B-02

      Date Announced:
      JAN 03, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10128596

      When towing a trailer with some LF/LF-HEV/LF-PHEV Sonatas or some AN/NC Santa Fe vehicles equipped with the Blind Spot Detection (BSD) feature, the trailer may interfere with the BSD system operation resulting in cancellation of the BSD ... Read More »

    EQUIPMENT

    • TSB #21-01-024H

      Date Announced:
      MAR 30, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10190045

      Certain vehicles listed below may experience the Check Engine warning lamp illuminated with DTC P1326. Read More »

    • TSB #21-01-025H

      Date Announced:
      MAR 30, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10190047

      Consult the Hyundai Warranty Policy & Procedures and the below tables to determine New or Reman engine usage. Please note that a Reman engine may not be available for certain vehicle models/model years listed in this TSB. Read More »

    • TSB #21-EM-004H

      Date Announced:
      MAR 30, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10190044

      This bulletin provides the service procedure for engine connecting rod bearing clearance testing. Perform the procedure outlined in this bulletin to fulfill the Bearing Clearance Test inspection requirements to determine next required ... Read More »

    • TSB #21-BR-002H

      Date Announced:
      MAR 23, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10190038

      This bulletin provides best practice recommendations when performing brake service procedures. Read More »

    • TSB #21-EM-003H

      Date Announced:
      MAR 10, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10189989

      This bulletin provides the inspection procedure and repair guidelines for certain vehicles listed below. Read More »

    • TSB #20-ST-001H-2

      Date Announced:
      SEP 09, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10180981

      This bulletin provides information regarding replacement of the column-mounted Motor Driven Power Steering (MDPS) system as separate components. Read More »

    • TSB #20-BD-014H

      Date Announced:
      JUL 14, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10178175

      This bulletin provides information regarding condensation related to moisture accumulation in the headlamp, rear combination lamp, daytime running lamp (DRL), or fog lamp. Read More »

    • TSB #20-BD-007H-1

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10176178

      This bulletin describes the general guidelines to help disinfect and protect vehicle exterior/interior surfaces using recommended safe chemical products. Read More »

    • TSB #20-EE-003H

      Date Announced:
      APR 23, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10174808

      This bulletin provides information on identifying dealer stock vehicles with either: ⿢ A Battery SOC alert - low Battery State of Charge (SOC) at or below 50%. ⿢ A 30 Day alert - vehicle has not started and reported an SOC in 30 days. Read More »

    • TSB #20-AT-014H

      Date Announced:
      APR 09, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10174799

      If you are servicing an applicable vehicle with a ⿿Check Engine⿝ light on and one or more of the DTC listed below, follow the repair procedure and replace the related solenoid and oil pressure harness. Read More »

    • TSB #20-BD-010H

      Date Announced:
      APR 02, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10174766

      The trunk latch base can be ordered separately from the trunk latch assembly. This bulletin describes the procedure to replace the trunk latch base. Read More »

    • TSB #20-AT-008H

      Date Announced:
      FEB 20, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10172227

      If you are servicing an applicable vehicle with a ⿿Check Engine⿝ light on and one or more of the DTC listed below, follow the repair procedure and replace the related solenoid and oil pressure harness. Read More »

    • TSB #19-AT-021H-1

      Date Announced:
      DEC 17, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10170511

      If you are servicing a vehicle with a transmission slipping concern, follow the Service Procedure shown below and perform a stall test. This TSB provides a procedure to test each clutch in the transmission. Read More »

    • TSB #19-BE-015H-1

      Date Announced:
      OCT 18, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10167763

      This bulletin contains information regarding the clock display on certain Navigation (AVN 4.0) head units. This procedure is specifically for the clock date and time not displaying which started appearing around August 17, 2019. Read More »

    • TSB #19-EE-001H-1

      Date Announced:
      JUL 10, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163863

      This bulletin provides information on how to return a Hyundai HEV/PHEV/EV/Fuel Cell Lithium Battery for proper disposal and safe environmental recycling using Hyundai?s authorized vendor Kinsbursky Brothers Intl. (KBI). Read More »

    • TSB #5NP-X9G4F-09

      Date Announced:
      AUG 08, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10144435

      This bulletin describes the proper steps to identify and correct a symptom with a "Subscription Updated" or "Loading" pop-up message shown (intermittently) after every Head Unit boot up. Read More »

    • TSB #5NP-F6W6P-05

      Date Announced:
      APR 30, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10138235

      The shift lever on some 6-speed vehicles may intermittently not shift out of Park. This bulletin provides the diagnostic procedures to correct this condition. Read More »

    • TSB #5NP-P5L7D-05

      Date Announced:
      APR 06, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10138240

      If you are servicing a vehicle with a harsh and/or delayed shift, use the GDS as shown in the Service Procedure to measure shift engagement time. Read More »

    • TSB #5NP-G9G2P-09

      Date Announced:
      MAY 18, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10082366

      ON SOME SONATA HYBRID VEHICLES, A SMALL OIL LEAK MAY OCCUR FROM THE ELECTRIC OIL PUMP SEALS. NO DRIVABILITY ISSUES ARE ASSOCIATED WITH THIS CONDITION. Read More »

    • TSB #13-BE-008

      Date Announced:
      SEP 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10059642

      SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

    • TSB #19-BE-015H-1

      Date Announced:
      OCT 18, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10167763

      This bulletin contains information regarding the clock display on certain Navigation (AVN 4.0) head units. This procedure is specifically for the clock date and time not displaying which started appearing around August 17, 2019. Read More »

    • TSB #5NP-V3F8T-09

      Date Announced:
      AUG 03, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10117373

      If you are servicing a vehicle with the DTC or symptoms listed below, refer to the Service Procedure to diagnose the condition. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

    • TSB #20-BE-008H

      Date Announced:
      JUN 15, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10177130

      This bulletin provides information for new software to update the Navigation and Display Audio system to include the Apple CarPlay and Android Auto feature. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS

    • TSB #5NP-C3P8U-09

      Date Announced:
      AUG 24, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10117372

      This bulletin describes the procedure to replace the vehicle emission control information label (see example below) applicable to the 2016 Sonata Hybrid / 2016 Sonata Plug-in Hybrid models due to an emission label that may have been ... Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

    • TSB #22-ST-001H

      Date Announced:
      JAN 06, 2022
      NHTSA ID:
      #10207815

      The warranty coverage for certain 2015-2017MY Sonata (LFa) and Sonata HEV/PHEV (LF HEV/PHEV) vehicles exhibiting reduced power steering assist and/or motor driven power steering (MDPS) warning lamp has been extended to 15 years or 150,000 ... Read More »

    • TSB #21-EM-005H

      Date Announced:
      MAR 30, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10190049

      The Powertrain warranty coverage for certain engine repairs and/or replacement where the engine damage, defect, or failure is related to connecting rod bearing wear, has been extended to 15 years or 150,000 miles from the date of original ... Read More »

    • TSB #20-AT-016H

      Date Announced:
      APR 17, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10174807

      The automatic transmission warranty repair policy authorizes in-dealership repairs of the following components for both OEM (new) and remanufactured automatic transmissions: Read More »

    EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

    • TSB #21-01-024H

      Date Announced:
      MAR 30, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10190045

      Certain vehicles listed below may experience the Check Engine warning lamp illuminated with DTC P1326. Read More »

    • TSB #21-01-025H

      Date Announced:
      MAR 30, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10190047

      Consult the Hyundai Warranty Policy & Procedures and the below tables to determine New or Reman engine usage. Please note that a Reman engine may not be available for certain vehicle models/model years listed in this TSB. Read More »

    • TSB #21-BR-002H

      Date Announced:
      MAR 23, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10190038

      This bulletin provides best practice recommendations when performing brake service procedures. Read More »

    • TSB #20-BD-014H

      Date Announced:
      JUL 14, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10178175

      This bulletin provides information regarding condensation related to moisture accumulation in the headlamp, rear combination lamp, daytime running lamp (DRL), or fog lamp. Read More »

    • TSB #20-AT-016H

      Date Announced:
      APR 17, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10174807

      The automatic transmission warranty repair policy authorizes in-dealership repairs of the following components for both OEM (new) and remanufactured automatic transmissions: Read More »

    • TSB #20-AT-014H

      Date Announced:
      APR 09, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10174799

      If you are servicing an applicable vehicle with a ⿿Check Engine⿝ light on and one or more of the DTC listed below, follow the repair procedure and replace the related solenoid and oil pressure harness. Read More »

    • TSB #20-BD-007H

      Date Announced:
      MAR 23, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10173546

      This bulletin describes the general guidelines to disinfect and protect vehicle interior surfaces using certain safe chemical products. Read More »

    • TSB #20-AT-008H

      Date Announced:
      FEB 20, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10172227

      If you are servicing an applicable vehicle with a ⿿Check Engine⿝ light on and one or more of the DTC listed below, follow the repair procedure and replace the related solenoid and oil pressure harness. Read More »

    • TSB #19-BE-015H-1

      Date Announced:
      OCT 18, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10167257

      This bulletin contains information regarding the clock display on certain Navigation (AVN 4.0) head units. This procedure is specifically for the clock date and time not displaying which started appearing around August 17, 2019. Read More »

    • TSB #19-GI-006H

      Date Announced:
      OCT 14, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10167253

      This bulletin provides instruction detailing the proper methodology for scanning and uploading captured GDS data files to the Techline Repository. Read More »

    • TSB #19-AT-015H

      Date Announced:
      AUG 12, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10165455

      If you are servicing an applicable vehicle with a ?Check Engine? light on and one or more of the DTC listed below, follow the repair procedure and replace the related solenoid and oil pressure harness Read More »