2013 Hyundai Santa Fe Recalls

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NHTSA Vehicle Safety Recalls

  • Recall Number
    13V355000
    Recall Date
    08/12/2013
    Component
    POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY:AXLE SHAFT
    Summary

    HYUNDAI IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2013 FRONT WHEEL DRIVE SANTA FE SPORT VEHICLES MANUFACTURED JULY 13, 2012, THROUGH MARCH 12, 2013; AND EQUIPPED WITH 2.4 LITER ENGINES. DUE TO A MANUFACTURING ISSUE, THE RIGHT FRONT AXLE SHAFT MAY FRACTURE.

    Consequence

    A FRACTURED FRONT AXLE MAY RESULT IN A LOSS OF POWER TO THE WHEELS. ADDITIONALLY, IF THE VEHICLE IS PARKED WITHOUT THE PARKING BRAKE APPLIED, IT MAY ROLL AWAY. EITHER CONDITION INCREASES THE RISK OF A CRASH.

    What Owners Should Do

    HYUNDAI WILL NOTIFY OWNERS, AND DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE FRONT AXLE SHAFT ASSEMBLY, FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN IN AUGUST 2013. OWNERS MAY CONTACT HYUNDAI AT 1-800-633-5151. HYUNDAI'S RECALL NUMBER IS 112.

What Should You Do?

Contact your dealer as soon as possible
Every recall is serious, so it’s important that you contact an authorized service center as soon as possible to make an appointment to get it fixed.

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