High Pressure Fuel Pipe May Leak – 2011-2014 Hyundai Sonata & 2013-2014 Santa Fe Sport

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V934
Manufacturer Hyundai Motor America
Components FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE, ENGINE
Potential Number of Units Affected 100,000

 

High Pressure Fuel Pipe May Leak

A fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source can increase the risk of a fire.

 

Summary

Hyundai Motor America (Hyundai) is recalling certain 2011-2014 Sonata and 2013-2014 Santa Fe Sport vehicles previously repaired under recall numbers 15V-568 and 17V-226. The high pressure fuel pipe that connects to the fuel pump outlet may have been damaged, misaligned, or improperly torqued during the engine replacement procedure, allowing fuel to leak from the pipe.

 

Remedy

Hyundai will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and replace the fuel pipe, as necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin in February 2019. Owners may contact Hyundai customer service at 1-855-371-9460. Hyundai’s recall number for this recall is 180.

 

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


Chronology

https://static.nhtsa.gov/odi/rcl/2018/RMISC-18V934-2071.pdf

Download (PDF, 69KB)


Recall Acknowledgement

February 12, 2019

https://static.nhtsa.gov/odi/rcl/2018/RCAK-18V934-9678.pdf

Download (PDF, 240KB)


Recalls Documents

https://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/acms/cs/documentList.xhtml?docId=18V934&docType=RCL


 

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