Recall List for the 2005 Hyundai Sonata

Official recalls have been issued for the 2005 Hyundai Sonata 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. 2005 Hyundai Sonata EXTERIOR LIGHTING NHTSA Campaign #09V280000

    • Date Announced: JULY 21, 2009
    • Vehicles Affected: 3,011

    Summary: Hyundai is recalling 3,011 model year 2005-2007 elantra, tucson, Sonata, Azera and accent vehicles. A malfunctioning stop lamp switch may cause the brake lights to fail to illuminate when the brake pedal is depressed or may cause the brake lights to remain illuminated when the brake pedal is released. A defective stop lamp switch may also affect the operation of the brake-transmission shift interlock feature so the transmission would not be able to be shift out of the "park" position. It may also cause the electronic stability control (ESC) malfunction light to illuminate, and it may not deactivate the cruise control when the brake pedal is depressed.

    Consequence: Any of these malfunctions could lead to a crash.

    Actions: Dealers will replace the stop lamp switch free of charge. The recall began on September 2, 2009. Owners may contact Hyundai of puerto rico customer service at 1-787-999-4310. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #09V280000 »

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