I am going to call my regular mechanic and ask if he can replace the door handle if I buy the part on line. Oh, and the one time we did have it fixed by the dealer, they charged us over 300. Something has to be done about this. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Hazard: If a front coil spring fractures, it may contact the tire, possibly puncturing it, increasing the risk of a crash.
Hyundai said it received complaints from some adults under 130 pounds whose air bags didn't deploy. Hazard: If the transmission shift cable detaches, the transmission gear selection may not match the indicated gear and the vehicle may move in an unintended or unexpected direction, increasing the risk of a crash. At this time, I have one door handle left on my car, which is the driver side and very worried if this falls off, I will not be able to get into my vehicle. Road salt may corrode the front coil springs, possibly resulting in the coil springs fracturing. Therefore, the manufacturer is not obligated to conduct an owner notification and remedy campaign until nhtsa has resolved this petition. In the affected vehicles, the transmission shift cable may detach from from the shift lever pin.
The air bags were originally programmed not to go off to protect children. The total number of vehicles being recalled is now 1,712,336. If the top edge of the handle has very thin chrome plating, that portion of the plating may wear away more easily than more thickly plated areas as the door handle is used. The recall is expected to begin December 11, 2015. Hyundai's number for this recall is 130.
Complaint Number: 10882519 Incident Date: May 17, 2016 Date Added to File: July 5, 2016 Description of the Complaint: The contact owns a 2010 hyundai sonata. A Hyundai spokesperson confirmed the recall. The contact stated that the front driver's side exterior door handle detached from the vehicle. What Owners Should Do Hyundai will notify owners, and dealers will replace the front coil springs, free of charge. Hyundai dealers are replacing the center rear seat belts in approximately 1,633 Sonata hybrid vehicles currently in dealer inventory with center rear seat belts that are not detachable from the lower anchorage point prior to delivery to customers.
Hyundai will notify owners, and dealers will replace the driver's frontal air bag module, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin May 6, 2016. The contact stated that the exterior door handles fractured and detached from the doors. When I have taken it in to get fixed, I am told that this is a common occurrence, they replace it with the same style handle and send me on my way. Why has this issue not been recalled? Due to a manufacturing error, one or both of the front brake calipers may fracture.
I am 56 years old and got my first car at 16. Will not recommend this model to others since hyundai isn't being honest that this is a problem with their autos! Hyundai will notify owners, and dealers will replace the power-adjustable seat switch, free of charge. The manufacturer was made aware of the failure. If a front coil spring fractures, it may contact the tire, possibly puncturing it, increasing the risk of a crash. Was covered under a recall, but was never notified. This car is made of cheap plastic and I will never allow anyone I know to buy another Hyundai. The manufacturer was notified of the failures.
Either condition increases the risk of a crash. The failure mileage was 140,000. The contact stated that the driver and passenger side door handles detached from the vehicle. The recall is expected to begin April 7, 2017. One of them fell off after an ice storm so I get that. A worn connecting rod bearing will produce a metallic, cyclic knocking noise from the engine and possible engine failure.
I have a young child in a carseat in my car with me almost always. And what about the safety of a person that has use the opposite door to try and open the intended door and a criminal decides to commit a crime due to the opportunity that existed just from having to take the additional steps to get inside the car? Hyundai will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and reroute the wires in the front seat belt buckle harnesses to their proper locations, as necessary, free of charge. An unexpected failure of motive power while driving increases the risk of a crash. It appears the latch closest to the key area is severed. Additionally, an unexpected deployment would be a significant driver distraction and would limit the driver's visibility, increasing the risk of a crash. Due to a bonding issue with the sunroof wind deflector, the sunroof panel on the affected vehicles may detach while driving.
The safety recall is expected to begin during October 2011. Note: Vehicles that were previously registered in salt belt states but are currently registered elsewhere are eligible to be inspected and repaired. Complaint Number: 10632541 Incident Date: September 2, 2013 Date Added to File: September 11, 2014 Description of the Complaint: The door handles on my vehicle have broken without being excessively used. That's the one I have to use to get in my car. Hyundai's number for this recall is 133. Hyundai will notify owners, and dealers will replace the driver's frontal air bag module, free of charge. Hyundai will notify owners, and dealers will replace the transmission fluid cooler hose, free of charge.