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2012 HYUNDAI ELANTRA

Report Date:
July 02, 2020
Campaign Number:
20V393000
Component:
EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

Summary:
Hyundai Motor America (Hyundai) is recalling certain 2011-2012 Hyundai Elantra and Sonata Hybrid, 2012 Accent and Veloster vehicles. The 12V accessory socket outlet may have been over-tightened during installation, possibly disabling the thermal fuse and allowing the outlet to overheat with prolonged use, such as by using the Tire Mobility Kit air compressor to inflate a tire.

Consequence Summary:
An overheated accessory outlet increases the risk of fire.

Corrective Summary:
Hyundai is currently developing a remedy. The remedy procedure will be performed free of charge. The recall is expected to begin August 28, 2020. Owners may contact Hyundai customer service at 1-855-371-9460. Hyundai's number for this recall is 193.

2012 HYUNDAI ELANTRA

Report Date:
December 23, 2015
Campaign Number:
15V871000
Component:
ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL

Summary:
Hyundai Motor America (Hyundai) is recalling certain model year 2011-2012 Elantra vehicles manufactured October 29, 2010, to October 25, 2011. Due to an electronic stability control (ESC) sensor malfunction, the brakes for one or more wheels may be applied unexpectedly and the engine power may be reduced. These symptoms will be accompanied by illumination of the ESC indicator lamp in the instrument cluster.

Consequence Summary:
If the one or more of the brakes are inappropriately applied, control of the vehicle may be lost, increasing the risk of a crash.

Corrective Summary:
Hyundai will notify owners, and dealers will verify the proper operation of the ESC sensors, and update the ESC system's calibration, free of charge. The recall began June 6, 2016. Owners may contact Hyundai customer service at 1-800-633-5151. Hyundai's number for this recall is 137.

2012 HYUNDAI ELANTRA

Report Date:
April 01, 2013
Campaign Number:
13V115000
Component:
AIR BAGS:SIDE/WINDOW

Summary:
Hyundai Motor Company is recalling certain model year 2011-2013 Elantra vehicles manufactured from November 12, 2010, through March 5, 2013. A support bracket attached to the headliner may become displaced during a side curtain airbag deployment.

Consequence Summary:
If the headliner support bracket makes contact with an occupant during a crash, it may cause a laceration injury.

Corrective Summary:
Hyundai will notify owners, and dealers will apply adhesive strips to the headliner, free of charge. The safety recall began during April 2013. Owners may contact Hyundai at 1-800-633-5151. Hyundai's recall campaign number is 109.

2012 HYUNDAI ELANTRA

Report Date:
April 01, 2013
Campaign Number:
13V115000
Component:
STRUCTURE

Summary:
Hyundai Motor Company is recalling certain model year 2011-2013 Elantra vehicles manufactured from November 12, 2010, through March 5, 2013. A support bracket attached to the headliner may become displaced during a side curtain airbag deployment.

Consequence Summary:
If the headliner support bracket makes contact with an occupant during a crash, it may cause a laceration injury.

Corrective Summary:
Hyundai will notify owners, and dealers will apply adhesive strips to the headliner, free of charge. The safety recall began during April 2013. Owners may contact Hyundai at 1-800-633-5151. Hyundai's recall campaign number is 109.