US NHTSA Recalls: Hyundai Nexo & Sonata vehicles


US FlagWashington, DC: NHTSA Logo ColorAs of Monday, April 27, 2020, the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (“NHTSA”), a division of the US Department of Transportation, has posted a total of fifty four (54) vehicle, tire, accessory or other automotive-related product recalls this month. Are yours listed?

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

Additional information:

Among the fifty four (54) recalls the NHTSA announced this April comes news of the following:

Logo - Hyundai Motor America ("Hyundai")Hyundai Motor America (“Hyundai”), a Fountain Valley, California establishment and a subsidiary of Hyundai Motors of Seoul, South Korea, has recalled an estimated 11,870 model year 2020 Nexo and Sonata vehicles marketed, sold and delivered in the United States.

Recall Category: Electrical System – Possible Unintended Vehicle Movement

NHTSA Safety Notification 20V213000 reports the Remote Smart Parking Assist (“RSPA”) software may fail to prevent the recalled vehicle’s movement upon detection of an RSPA system malfunction.

According to the NHTSA, unintended vehicle movement increases the risk of a crash and passenger injury.

Hyundai will notify registered owners, and dealers will reprogram the RSPA software, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin June 4, 2020. Owners may contact Hyundai Customer Service toll-free at 1-855-371-9460 during normal business hours, Monday to Friday, Pacific Standard Time (“PST”). Hyundai’s designation for this recall is 191.

You may also contact the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline toll-free at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153) during normal business hours, Eastern Standard Time, or visit https://www.safercar.gov/.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold by Hyundai Motor America, please search for “Hyundai” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the Hyundai Nexo brand, please search for “Nexo” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the Hyundai Sonata brand, please search for “Sonata” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Injury hazards, please search for “injury” 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: 20V213000
Recalls Direct RIN: 12961-2020
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?
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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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