179 – Sunroof may not Auto-Reverse – 2018 Hyundai Elantra GT

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V891
Manufacturer Hyundai Motor America
Components ELECTRICAL SYSTEM, VISIBILITY
Potential Number of Units Affected 86

 

Sunroof may not Auto-Reverse

If the sunroof does not detect an obstacle while closing and then retract, there could be an increased risk of injury.

 

Summary

Hyundai Motor America (Hyundai) is recalling certain 2018 Hyundai Elantra GT vehicles. The panoramic sunroof motor may be incorrectly programmed, preventing the sunroof from detecting an obstacle while closing.

 

Remedy

Hyundai will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the panoramic sunroof, replacing it as necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin February 15, 2019. Owners may contact Hyundai customer service at 1-855-371-9460. Hyundai’s number for this recall is 179.

 

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

December 20, 2018

https://static.nhtsa.gov/odi/rcl/2018/RCAK-18V891-1238.pdf

Download (PDF, 240KB)


Recalls Documents

https://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/acms/cs/documentList.xhtml?docId=18V891&docType=RCL


 

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