March 14, 2019
NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V204000
Manufacturer Hyundai Motor America
Components ELECTRICAL SYSTEM, ENGINE
Potential Number of Units Affected 16,487
Hyundai Motor America (Hyundai) is recalling certain 2013 Veloster vehicles that are equipped with 1.6 liter turbo engines. The engine management software may cause premature ignition (pre-ignition) of the air/fuel mixture in the engine. The resulting excessive cylinder pressure may damage the engine.