177 – Bolts Damaging Side Curtain Air Bags – 2019 Hyundai Santa Fe

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V715
Manufacturer Hyundai Motor America
Components AIR BAGS
Potential Number of Units Affected 8,204

 

Bolts Damaging Side Curtain Air Bags

In the event of a crash, if the air bags become damaged during deployment they may not inflate properly, increasing the risk of injury.

 

Summary

Hyundai Motor America (Hyundai) is recalling certain 2019 Hyundai Santa Fe vehicles. The Side Curtain Air Bag (SCAB) mounting bolts may interfere with and damage the air bags during deployment.

 

Remedy

Hyundai will notify owners, and dealers will install a protective cover over the SCAB installation bolts, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin November 30, 2018. Owners may contact Hyundai customer service at 1-855-371-9460. Hyundai’s number for this recall is 177.

 

Notes

Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.

 

Check if your Hyundai has a Recall


Recall Acknowledgement

October 29, 2018

https://static.nhtsa.gov/odi/rcl/2018/RCAK-18V715-5161.pdf

Download (PDF, 240KB)


Recalls Documents

https://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/acms/cs/documentList.xhtml?docId=18V715&docType=RCL


 

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