Hyundai Tucson Recalls
There have been 6 recalls on Tucson vehicles in recent years. The latest, dated 2016-11-21 and published by the NHTSA on 2016-12-21, was due to a problem with the wiring. Approximately 5669 vehicles were involved. Since 2005, Tucson's have experienced approximately 17 recall(s) due to hazards with various components, including the latch, tail lights, cooling unit and lines, air bags and exterior lighting. See a list of recalls for your model year below.
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Detailed Recall Information for Hyundai Tucson
|2016-11-21||(Published by NHTSA on 2016-12-21)|
|Recall Summary:||Hyundai Motor America (Hyundai) is recalling certain model year 2016-2017 Tucson vehicles manufactured May 19, 2015, to November 14, 2016, and 2017 Santa Fe vehicles manufactured November 28, 2015, to November 14, 2016. The affected vehicles may be equipped with an accessory trailer hitch wiring harness that, due to a malfunction of the tow hitch module, may result, in the trailer brake lights being constantly illuminated. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 108, " Lamps, Reflective Devices, and Associated Equipment."|
|Hazard:||If the trailer brake lights stay illuminated while being used, other drivers may be confused, increasing the risk of a crash.|
|Remedy:||Hyundai will notify owners, and dealers will replace the affected accessory trailer hitch wiring harnesses, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin January 13, 2017. Owners may contact Hyundai customer service at 1-800-633-5151. Hyundai's number for this recall is 153.|
|Additional Info:||Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.|
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