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2015 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport recall 163

Hyundai Recall 163: Secondary Hood Latch May Bind And Not Latch

2015 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport

If the hood is not securely closed or the primary latch is inadvertently released and the secondary latch is not engaged, the hood could unexpectedly open while driving, increasing the risk of a vehicle crash.

Latches/Locks/Linkages — Hood — Latch

Summary
Hyundai Motor America (Hyundai) is recalling certain 2013-2017 Santa Fe and Santa Fe Sport vehicles. In the affected vehicles, the secondary hood latch actuating cable may corrode and bind, causing the secondary hood latch to remain in the unlatched position when the hood is closed.
Actions
Hyundai will notify owners, and dealers will replace the secondary latch cable, free of charge. The recall began on August 4, 2017. Owner's may contact Hyundai customer service at 1-855-671-3059. Hyundai's number for the recall is 163.
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Date Announced
JUN 05, 2017
Vehicles Affected
437,400
Hyundai Recall #
163
NHTSA Campaign #
17V358000
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