181 – Engine Oil Leak May Cause Stall or Fire – 2013 Hyundai Tucson

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V063
Manufacturer Hyundai Motor America
Components ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
Potential Number of Units Affected 120,000

 

Engine Oil Leak May Cause Stall or Fire

A damaged engine can increase the risk of a fire or it can cause an engine stall, increasing the risk of a crash.

 

Summary

Hyundai Motor America (Hyundai) is recalling certain 2011-2013 Tucson vehicles. The engine oil pan may leak and, if not addressed, the loss of oil may result in engine damage.

 

Remedy

The remedy for this recall is still under development. Hyundai will send owners an interim letter informing them of the issue beginning March 29, 2019. A second notification will be sent when the remedy is available. Owners may contact Hyundai customer service at 1-855-371-9460. Hyundai’s number for this recall is 181.

 

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

February 27, 2019

https://static.nhtsa.gov/odi/rcl/2019/RCAK-19V063-2233.pdf

Download (PDF, 240KB)


Recalls Documents

https://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/acms/cs/documentList.xhtml?docId=19V063&docType=RCL


 

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