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.

Improper assembly or insufficient tightening of the connections could result in a complete separation or compromised attachment of the connections, such that the driver could experience a loss of, or reduction in, steering capability increasing the risk of a crash.

Steering — Gear Box — Shaft Sector

Summary
Hyundai is recalling certain model year 2011 Sonata vehicles manufactured from December 11, 2009, through September 10, 2010. On some of these vehicles the steering column intermediate shaft universal joint connections may have been either improperly assembled or insufficiently tightened.
Actions
Dealers will inspect the steering column intermediate shaft universal joint connections for proper assembly and torque. In addition dealers will update the power steering software free of charge. The safety recall began on October 11, 2010. Owners may contact Hyundai customer service center at 1-787-999-3333.
Documents (16)

Click a tab for more information.

Date Announced
OCT 01, 2010
Vehicles Affected
60
Hyundai Recall #
097
NHTSA Campaign #
10V457000
Find something helpful? Spread the word.

Become a Fan & Spread the Word