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2015 Hyundai Accent recall 129

Hyundai Recall 129: Air Bag May Deploy When Child Restraint Is In Seat

2015 Hyundai Accent

If the ODS fails to detect that the seat is occupied by a child restraint seat, the front air bag will not be deactivated and, in the event of a crash necessitating front air bag deployment, the air bag deployment could cause increased risk of injury to the occupant in the child restraint seat.

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Summary
Hyundai Motor America (Hyundai) is recalling certain model year 2015 Accent vehicles manufactured September 15, 2014, to February 10, 2015. In very cold temperatures, the occupant detection system (ODS) may not be able to determine if a child restraint seat is in the front passenger seat.
Actions
Hyundai will notify owners, and dealers will correct ODS software, free of charge. The recall began on June 4, 2015. Owners may contact Hyundai customer service at 1-855-671-3059. Hyundai's number for this recall is 129.
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Date Announced
APR 13, 2015
Vehicles Affected
2,580
Hyundai Recall #
129
NHTSA Campaign #
15V218000
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