2012 Hyundai Veloster Recalls

There are currently 3 recalls for your vehicle. Change vehicle

NHTSA Vehicle Safety Recalls

  • Recall Number
    13V051000
    Recall Date
    02/19/2013
    Component
    VISIBILITY:SUN ROOF ASSEMBLY
    Summary

    HYUNDAI IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2012 VELOSTER VEHICLES MANUFACTURED FROM JULY 4, 2011, THROUGH OCTOBER 31, 2011 AND EQUIPPED WITH PANORAMIC SUNROOFS. THE PANORAMIC SUNROOF ASSEMBLY MAY HAVE BEEN WEAKENED DURING INSTALLATION AT THE FACTORY.

    Consequence

    IF THE ASSEMBLY WAS WEAKEND AT THE FACTORY, THE PANORAMIC GLASS PANEL MAY BREAK WHILE THE VEHICLE IS IN MOTION LEADING TO PERSONAL INJURY OR A VEHICLE CRASH.

    What Owners Should Do

    HYUNDAI WILL NOTIFY OWNERS, AND DEALERS WILL INSPECT THE SUNROOF'S INTEGRITY AND REPLACE THE SUNROOF GLASS ASSEMBLY, AS NECESSARY, FREE OF CHARGE. THE SAFETY RECALL WILL BEGIN IN MARCH 2013. OWNERS MAY CONTACT HYUNDAI AT 1-800-633-5151.

  • Recall Number
    12V567000
    Recall Date
    12/07/2012
    Component
    PARKING BRAKE:CONVENTIONAL:MECHANICAL:LINKAGE AND CABLE
    Summary

    HYUNDAI IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2012 VELOSTER VEHICLES MANUFACTURED FROM JULY 2, 2011, THROUGH FEBRUARY 27, 2012 AND EQUIPPED WITH MANUAL TRANSMISSIONS. MOISTURE AND ROAD GRIME MAY CAUSE THE PARKING BRAKE COMPONENTS TO BIND.

    Consequence

    IF THE PARKING BRAKE COMPONENTS BIND, THE PARKING BRAKE MAY NOT OPERATE PROPERLY, AND THE PARKING BRAKE MAY DRAG WHILE DRIVING OR MAY NOT FULLY ENGAGE WHEN THE VEHICLE IS PARKED. IF THE PARKING BRAKE IS NOT FULLY ENGAGED WHEN PARKED, A MANUAL TRANSMISSION MAY MOVE UNINTENTIONALLY, INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH.

    What Owners Should Do

    HYUNDAI WILL NOTIFY OWNERS, AND DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE REAR BRAKE CALIPER ASSEMBLIES FREE OF CHARGE. THE SAFETY RECALL WILL BEGIN DURING JANUARY 2013. OWNERS MAY CONTACT HYUNDAI AT 1-800-633-5151.

  • Recall Number
    12V568000
    Recall Date
    12/07/2012
    Component
    VISIBILITY:SUN ROOF ASSEMBLY
    Summary

    HYUNDAI IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2012 VELOSTER VEHICLES MANUFACTURED FROM NOVEMBER 1, 2011, THROUGH APRIL 17, 2012 AND EQUIPPED WITH PANORAMIC SUNROOFS. THE PANORAMIC SUNROOF ASSEMBLY MAY BEEN WEAKENED DURING INSTALLATION AT THE FACTORY.

    Consequence

    IF THE ASSEMBLY WAS WEAKEND AT THE FACTORY, THE PANORAMIC GLASS PANEL MAY BREAK WHILE THE VEHICLE IS IN MOTION LEADING TO PERSONAL INJURY OR A VEHICLE CRASH.

    What Owners Should Do

    HYUNDAI WILL NOTIFY OWNERS, AND DEALERS WILL INSPECT THE SUNROOF'S INTEGRITY AND REPLACE THE SUNROOF GLASS ASSEMBLY, AS NECESSARY, FREE OF CHARGE. THE SAFETY RECALL WILL BEGIN DURING JANUARY 2013. OWNERS MAY CONTACT HYUNDAI AT 1-800-633-5151.

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.