- Service & Repair
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Problem Summary: HYUNDAI IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2009-2012 GENESIS VEHICLES MANUFACTURED APRIL 30, 2008, THROUGH MARCH 28, 2012. THE VEHICLES MAY CONTAIN BRAKE FLUID WHICH DOES NOT PROTECT AGAINST CORROSION OF THE HYDRAULIC ELECTRONIC CONTROL UNIT (HECU).
Consequence: IF THE MODULE CORRODES, REDUCED BRAKE EFFECTIVENESS MAY RESULT, INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH.
What Owners Should Do: HYUNDAI WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND INSTRUCT THEM TO BRING THEIR VEHICLE TO A DEALER FOR SERVICE. HYUNDAI WILL INSPECT THE HECU MODULE FOR PROPER OPERATION, AND WILL REPLACE THE MODULES AS NECESSARY. HYUNDAI WILL REPLACE THE FACTORY BRAKE FLUID IN THOSE VEHICLES THAT HAVE NOT PREVIOUSLY HAD THE FACTORY BRAKE FLUID REPLACED. THESE REPAIRS WILL BE DONE FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN BY THE END OF DECEMBER 2013. OWNERS MAY CONTACT HYUNDAI AT 1-800-633-5151 OR BY EMAIL AT CONSUMERAFFAIRS@HMAUSA.COM. HYUNDAI'S RECALL NUMBER IS 114.
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