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Recall List for the 2008 Hyundai Santa Fe

Official recalls have been issued for the 2008 Hyundai Santa Fe 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: Stop Lamp Switch May Function Intermittently

    Failure to illuminate the stop lamps during braking or inability to disengage the cruise control could increase the risk of a crash. Additionally, when ... Read more »

    Date Announced
    APR 01, 2013
    Vehicles Affected
    1,712,336
  2. RECALL: Occupant Classification Systems

    Improper classification or detection may cause the front passenger airbag not to deploy in the event of a crash, increasing the risk of injury to the front ... Read more »

    Date Announced
    JUL 25, 2012
    Vehicles Affected
    199,118
  3. RECALL: Clock Spring Contact Assembly

    If the clock spring develops high resistance, in the event of a crash, the drivers air bag will not deploy and will not be able to properly protect the ... Read more »

    Date Announced
    SEP 09, 2011
    Vehicles Affected
    205,233
  4. RECALL: Aftermarket Tow Hitch System/Wiring Harness/Fire

    A short circuit can cause overheating and damage to the converter module, possibly resulting in a fire. Read more »

    Date Announced
    SEP 03, 2008
    Vehicles Affected
    3,387
  5. RECALL: Certification Label/FMVSS 110

    Overloading your vehicle may adversely affect handling and braking and may cause tire damage, resulting in tire failure and a crash without warning. Read more »

    Date Announced
    JUN 19, 2008
    Vehicles Affected
    88,943
  6. RECALL: Aftermarket Tow Hitch System/Wiring Harness

    Excessive heat may cause damage to the rear bumper area and may potentially result in a fire. Read more »

    Date Announced
    FEB 07, 2008
    Vehicles Affected
    3,387

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