ANNOUNCEMENT: The Car Book 2018 is now online!

Ratings on over 1,000 new & used models going back 5 years, from the Center from Auto Safety. Learn more about The Car Book 2018 here.

Recall List for the 2011 Hyundai Sonata

Official recalls have been issued for the 2011 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. RECALL: Air Bags/Seat Belt Pretensioners May Be Disabled

    If the frontal air bags, seat belt pretensioners, and side air bags are disabled, there is an increased risk of injury to the vehicle occupants in the ... Read more »

    Date Announced
    FEB 27, 2018
    Vehicles Affected
    580,058
  2. RECALL: Seat Belt Linkage Detaches From Pretensioner

    If the seat belt linkage detaches from the seat belt anchorage, it can not properly restrain the occupant in the event of a crash, increasing the risk ... Read more »

    Date Announced
    OCT 04, 2017
    Vehicles Affected
    443,545
  3. RECALL: Seat Belt Linkages May Detach

    In the event of a crash, if the seat belts detach from the anchor pretensioners, it can increase the risk of injury. Read more »

    Date Announced
    MAR 08, 2017
    Vehicles Affected
    977,778
  4. RECALL: Loss Of Electric Power Steering Assist

    With a loss of power steering assist, extra steering effort will be required, especially at lower speeds, increasing the risk of a crash. Read more »

    Date Announced
    APR 05, 2016
    Vehicles Affected
    173,000
  5. RECALL: Brake Pedal Stopper Pad Deterioration

    If the brake light switch plunger does not retract as it should when the brake pedal is not being pressed, the brake lights may stay illuminated preventing ... Read more »

    Date Announced
    NOV 16, 2015
    Vehicles Affected
    304,900
  6. RECALL: Front Coil Springs May Fracture

    If a front coil spring fractures, it may contact the tire, possibly puncturing it, increasing the risk of a crash. Read more »

    Date Announced
    OCT 07, 2015
    Vehicles Affected
    28,157
  7. RECALL: Connecting Rod Wear May Result In Engine Stall

    Engine failure would result in a vehicle stall, increasing the risk of a crash. Read more »

    Date Announced
    SEP 10, 2015
    Vehicles Affected
    470,000
  8. RECALL: Brake Lines Leaking Brake Fluid

    If the brake lines leak brake sufficient fluid, the brake warning lamp in the instrument cluster will illuminate and longer stopping distance will be required, ... Read more »

    Date Announced
    JUL 18, 2014
    Vehicles Affected
    133,075
  9. RECALL: Transmission Shift Cable Detachment/Rollaway Risk

    If the transmission shift cable detaches, the transmission gear selection may not match the indicated gear and the vehicle may move in an unintended or ... Read more »

    Date Announced
    JUL 18, 2014
    Vehicles Affected
    883,000
  10. 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
  11. RECALL: Steering Gear Assembly

    Improper assembly or insufficient tightening of the connections could result in a complete separation or compromised attachment of the connections, such ... Read more »

    Date Announced
    OCT 01, 2010
    Vehicles Affected
    60
  12. RECALL: Steering Gear Assembly

    Improper assembly or insufficient tightening of the connections could result in a complete separation or compromised attachment of the connections, such ... Read more »

    Date Announced
    SEP 20, 2010
    Vehicles Affected
    138,354
  13. RECALL: Front Door Latches

    The door may not be in the locked position and may open while the vehicle is in motion, possibly resulting in injury to the driver or passenger. Read more »

    Date Announced
    MAR 02, 2010
    Vehicles Affected
    5,893

Browse Other Sonata Years