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Hyundai Elantra Recalls

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    Recalls: Hyundai recalls 58,000 Elantra Touring models over side-airbag concern
    2014-07-07

    Hyundai is recalling 58,000 Elantra Touring wagons, after it was discovered that a metal support bracket in the headliner could become dislodged when the side-curtain airbag deploys. If this happens, occupants could suffer lacerations. The affected models were built between December 15, 2009 and May 7, 2012 and cover model years 2010 to 2012. The problem ...

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    Recalls: Hyundai recalling 186k Elantras due to possible headliner detachment
    2013-04-10

    Following at least one reported incident of a man who claimed his ear was sliced in half following the deployment of his side airbag, Hyundai has announced a recall for certain model year 2011 through 2013 Elantras; specifically those manufactured from November 12, 2010 through March 5, 2013. In these Elantra models, a support bracket that is attached to ...

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    Recalls: Hyundai and Kia recalling 1.6M more models for faulty brake switch
    2013-04-03

    In what is likely the largest recall campaign for Hyundai and Kia, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has announced a recall of more than 1.6 million models due to a faulty brake switch. This is in addition to almost 700,000 Hyundai and Kia models recalled for the same problem back in 2009. In more than 620,000 Kia models and 1 million ...

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    Report: Feds investigating 2012 Hyundai Elantra after airbag separates driver from his ear
    2012-05-14

    Safety features like airbags are supposed to keep us safe in the event of a collision. But one driver allegedly met with a nasty surprise when an airbag in his car reportedly sliced his ear in half. According to the Detroit Free Press, the incident occurred on April 7 when an unnamed owner of a 2012 Hyundai Elantra was in a crash. Apparently the side ...

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    Report: Consumer group cries foul on Hyundai's 40-mpg claim
    2011-12-02

    Right when it looks like Hyundai can do no wrong, we have this: A consumer protection group is asking the United States Environmental Protection Agency to look into claims that the Elantra has exaggerated fuel economy numbers. Consumer Watchdog sent the EPA a letter citing a litany of public criticism of the compact Elantra's real-world fuel economy, and ...

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    Hyundai matches incentives for Toyota customers from Ford, GM
    2010-01-29

    Mired in what is officially a nightmarish recall fiasco, Toyota's getting gang-tackled as it wraps up a really bad week. General Motors, smelling blood in the water, is offering incentives specifically targeting Toyota drivers through the end of February. Likewise, Ford is adding $1,000 to the trade-ins of any Toyota, Lexus, or Scion (as well as Acura and ...

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    Multiple Hyundai recalls for brake lamps and rust issues affect nearly 1M units
    2009-04-20

    The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and Hyundai have initiated recalls on 963,305 vehicles as part of four separate campaigns. The first recall, blanketing over one half million late-model vehicles, is nationwide. The other three recalls, all corrosion-related on older vehicles, are limited to the regions of the country where salt is ...

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    Hyundai recalls 65,000 Elantras for fuel pump problem
    2008-08-28

    Some 2008-model Hyundai Elantras are being recalled due to fuel pumps that could lose pressure and decreasing engine performance. In Elantras with the 2.0-liter Beta engine, gasoline with ethanol added creates a buildup of film on the pump's electrical contacts. This can cause the engine to hesitate during starting or while running. The recall is voluntary, ...

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