Recall 226 – Unsecured Steering Column – 2021-2022 Hyundai Accent

May 6, 2022 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 22V311000

Unsecured Steering Column

Loss of steering control can increase the risk of a crash.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 22V311

Manufacturer Hyundai Motor America

Components STEERING

Potential Number of Units Affected 2

 

Summary

Hyundai Motor America (Hyundai) is recalling certain 2021-2022 Accent vehicles. A bolt in the steering column may not be secured properly, which can cause the steering column to detach from the steering rack and result in a loss of steering control.

 

Remedy

Dealers will inspect and tighten the lower steering column u-joint retention bolt, as necessary, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed July 5, 2022. Owners may contact Hyundai customer service at 1-855-371-9460. Hyundai’s number for this recall is 226.

 

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.nhtsa.gov.

 

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2 Affected Products

Vehicle

MAKE MODEL YEAR
HYUNDAI ACCENT 2021-2022

 


2 Associated Documents

Recall Acknowledgement

RCAK-22V311-8215.pdf 645.121KB

RCAK-22V311-8215

 


Defect Notice 573 Report

RCLRPT-22V311-8104.PDF 214.243KB

RCLRPT-22V311-8104

 


Latest Recalls Documents

https://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/acms/cs/documentList.xhtml?docId=22V311&docType=RCL

 


 

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