Hyundai Sonata Recalls & Reliability
There have been 2 safety recalls issued from NHTSA.
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:CALIPERRecall Date: 06/23/2014
- Summary: Hyundai Motor Company (Hyundai) is recalling certain model year 2015 Sonata vehicles manufactured April 25, 2014, through June 16, 2014. Due to a manufacturing error, one or both of the front brake calipers may fracture.
- Potential Number of Units Affected: 5650
- Consequence: If a brake caliper fractures, brake effectiveness would be reduced, lengthening to distance required to stop the vehicle, increasing the risk of a crash.
- Remedy: Hyundai contacted the affected owners on June 19, 2014 and instructed them not to drive their vehicles. Hyundai dealers will replace the affected brake calipers, free of charge. Owners may contact Hyundai customer service at 1-800-633-5151. Hyundai's number for this recall is 120.
- Dates of Manufacture APR 24, 2014 to JUN 15, 2014
- Manufacturer Recall Number: 120
- NHTSA Campaign ID: 14V368000
STEERINGRecall Date: 06/11/2014
- Summary: Hyundai Motor Company (Hyundai) is recalling certain model year 2015 Sonata vehicles manufactured May 2, 2014, through May 23, 2014. A poor connection within the vehicle's wiring harness may result in a reduction of steering assist from the vehicle's motor driven power steering system or the inability to move the vehicle's shifter from the Park position.
- Potential Number of Units Affected: 2138
- Consequence: The reduction of power steering assist can increase the steering effort needed, increasing the risk of a crash.
- Remedy: Hyundai notified dealers to suspend sales of affected Sonata vehicles and has published recall bulletin 14-01-024 providing a service procedure to repair the affected vehicles. On June 7, 2014 Hyundai began to contact the affected retail customers. Owners may contact Hyundai customer service at 1-800-633-5151. Hyundai's number for this recall is 119.
- Dates of Manufacture MAY 01, 2014 to MAY 22, 2014
- Manufacturer Recall Number: 119
- NHTSA Campaign ID: 14V325000
There is no reliability data available for this vehicle.
The 2015 Hyundai Sonata has a five-year/60,000-mile new vehicle limited warranty and a 10-year/100,000-mile powertrain warranty.
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