2008 Hyundai Sonata brakes NHTSA complaints: Service Brakes, Hydraulic:Switches:Brake Light

NHTSA — Service Brakes, Hydraulic: Switches: Brake Light Problems

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Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
67,000 miles

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2008 Hyundai Sonata brakes problems

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2008 Hyundai Sonata Owner Comments

problem #1

Aug 032011

Sonata 4-cyl

  • 67,000 miles

A D V E R T I S E M E N T S

The ESC off light on the dashboard of my 2008 Hyundai Sonata comes on after it has been driven for a few miles. When this occurs, the rear brake lights stop working. If I shut the engine off and restart the car, the ESC off light is unlit and the brake lights function normally. I understand there was a recall on 2006 and 2007 Sonatas for this very problem (NHTSA campaign id number: 09V280000) that involved a defective stop lamp switch. My car is out of warranty and I must fix this problem as soon as possible due to extreme safety concerns for my family.

- Phoenix, AZ, USA

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