Recall List for the 2012 Hyundai Equus

Official recalls have been issued for the 2012 Hyundai Equus 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. 2012 Hyundai Equus VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER:MOTOR NHTSA Campaign #16V117000

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 29, 2016
    • Vehicles Affected: 18,700

    Summary: Hyundai Motor America (Hyundai) is recalling certain model year 2012 Genesis vehicles manufactured August 1, 2011, to April 30, 2012, and 2011-2013 Equus vehicles manufactured July 10, 2011, to June 12, 2012. The windshield wiper motor cover seal on the affected vehicles may degrade allowing corrosion on the wiper motor's circuit board. The corrosion can cause intermittent or total loss of wiper function.

    Consequence: Inoperative wipers during inclement weather can decrease driver visibility, increasing the risk of a crash.

    Actions: Hyundai will notify owners, and dealers will replace the wiper motor cover and seal, free of charge. The recall began on April 22, 2016. Owners may contact Hyundai customer service at 1-800-633-5151. Hyundai's number for this recall is 140. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #16V117000 »

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