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2016 Hyundai Sonata recall 148

Hyundai Recall 148: Air Bag May Not Prevent Neck Injury/FMVSS 208

2016 Hyundai Sonata

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A frontal air bag that does not adequately protect the driver's neck may increase their risk of injury in the event of a crash.

Air Bags

Summary
Hyundai Motor Company (Hyundai) is recalling certain model year 2016 Sonata vehicles manufactured March 28, 2016 through April 12, 2016. The affected vehicles have a driver-side frontal air bag that may not adequately protect the driver's neck from injury in the event of a crash. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 208, "Occupant Crash Protection."
Actions
Hyundai will notify owners, and dealers will replace the driver's frontal air bag module, free of charge. The recall began October 14, 2016. Owners may contact Hyundai customer service at 1-800-633-5151. Hyundai's number for this recall is 148.
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Date Announced
AUG 24, 2016
Vehicles Affected
1,031
Hyundai Recall #
148
NHTSA Campaign #
16V615000
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