US NHTSA Recalls: Hyundai Veloster Vehicles


US FlagWashington, DC: NHTSA Logo ColorAs of Saturday, March 30, 2019, the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (“NHTSA”), a division of the US Department of Transportation, had posted a total of 125 vehicle, accessory or other related product recalls this month. Are yours listed? http://ht.ly/5G8bb

Direct link: http://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/owners/SearchCurrentMonthRecall

Additional information:

Among the 125 recalls the NHTSA has announced this March comes news of the following:

Logo - HyundaiHyundai Motor America (“Hyundai”) has recalled an estimated 16,487 model year 2013 Veloster vehicles that are equipped with 1.6 liter turbo engines. The engine management software in the recalled vehicles may cause premature ignition (pre-ignition) of the air/fuel mixture in the engine. The resulting excessive cylinder pressure may damage the engine.

According to the NHTSA, engine damage can increase the risk of a fire or cause an engine stall, increasing the risk of a crash.

Hyundai will notify registered owners and dealers will update the engine management software, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin May 13, 2019. Owners may contact Hyundai customer service at 1-855-371-9460. Hyundai’s designation for this recall is 182.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Crash hazards, please search for “crash” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> You can use the NHTSA’s VIN Look-up Tool to determine if your specific vehicle is affected by this or other recent recall (major light vehicles only): https://www.nhtsa.gov/recalls

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More information about this recall:
NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V204000
Recalls Direct RIN: 11296-2019
Want to read more about this recall?
==> Please click on the links above to visit the originating site.
Want to read more about other recalls?
==> Please click on the links below.

General information:
More recalls? Back to the main Recalls Direct page:
==> http://www.RecallsDirect.com/
About the Recalls Direct service:
==> http://wp.me/P2bVty-2
Visit the Living Safely site:
==> http://www.LivingSafely.org/
Report an unsafe vehicle you purchased in the United States to the NHTSA [external: new window opens]:
==> https://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/VehicleComplaint/
Search for a recalled vehicle on the US NHTSA Web site [external: new window opens]:
==> https://www.nhtsa.gov/recalls

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