Recall List for the 1996 Hyundai Accent

Official recalls have been issued for the 1996 Hyundai Accent by the NHTSA. The complete details of all recalls are listed below, along with what they cover and the recommended solutions.

Recalls don't cost you anything to get fixed, but most are time-limited, so if your car is affected you should call your local Hyundai service department immediately!

If you have questions about a recall, write down your VIN & then call Hyundai customer service.

  1. RECALL: Hyundai/Front Lower Control Arm Corrosion

    Severe corrosion could result in perforation and potential fracture of the front lower control arm. If this fracture occurs, the tire and wheel assembly remains connected to the chassis through the forward lower control arm pivot point and through the strut attachment to the upper wheelhouse. Reduced control of the ... Read more »

    Date Announced
    DEC 20, 2002
    Vehicles Affected
  2. RECALL: Hyundai/Corrosion Front Coil Springs

    If the front coil spring breaks, it can become displaced from its seated position, and can contact a tire. Tire damage can result. Read more »

    Date Announced
    OCT 06, 1998
    Vehicles Affected
  3. RECALL: Hyundai/Windshield Wiper Motor

    This contamination interferes with the electrical circuit continuity and prevents the windshield wiper motor from operating. Inoperative windshield wipers can contribute to reduced visibility during inclement weather increasing the risk of a vehicle ... Read more »

    Date Announced
    FEB 26, 1997
    Vehicles Affected
  4. RECALL: Hyundai/Suspension:Independent Front Control Arm

    The shifted location can result in improper wheel alignment and increased steering effort increasing the potential for a vehicle accident. Read more »

    Date Announced
    JUL 01, 1996
    Vehicles Affected

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