December 11, 2001
HYUNDAI MOTOR COMPANY Recalls 2001 XG300
Detroit, MI (SafetyAlerts) - The National Highway
Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has published a recall affecting
the 2001 HYUNDAI XG300.
Potential Number of Units Affected: 1963
08/2000 - 09/2000
PASSENGER VEHICLES. IMPROPERLY MANUFACTURED POWERTRAIN
CONTROL MODULES (PCM) WERE INSTALLED IN SOME VEHICLES. THE IMPROPERLY
MANUFACTURED PCMS CONTAINED A CONDENSER THAT WAS NOT CORRECTLY INSTALLED
ONTO THE PCM PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARD. THE INCORRECT INSTALLATION OF THE
CONDENSER COULD RESULT IN DAMAGE TO THE IGNITION FAILURE SENSOR.
A DAMAGED IGNITION FAILURE SENSOR COULD RESULT IN ENGINE STALLING,
INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH.
DEALERS WILL INSPECT THE PCM TO DETERMINE IF IT WAS MANUFACTURED DURING THE
AFFECTED PRODUCTION PERIOD. IF NECESSARY, THE PCM WILL BE REPLACED.
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 01V362000.
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Did you know?
During 2001 there were over
1575 products recalled in the United
States for safety reasons!
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