February 27, 2002
Hyundai Has Recalled The 2003 Tiburon
HYUNDAI MOTOR COMPANY has recalled
the 2003 HYUNDAI TIBURON.
Potential Number of Units Affected: 1,174
Manufactured: 10/2001 - 01/2002
VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. THE LEFT LOWER INSTRUMENT PANEL
BRACKET WAS NOT INSTALLED.
IF THIS BRACKET HAS NOT BEEN INSTALLED, THERE MAY BE AN INCREASED LIKELIHOOD
OF INJURY OR INCREASED SEVERITY OF INJURY IN A FRONTAL CRASH.
DEALERS WILL INSPECT THE VEHICLES TO DETERMINE IF THE BRACKET HAS BEEN
INSTALLED. IF THE BRACKET HAS NOT BEEN INSTALLED, THE DEALER WILL INSTALL
THE LEFT LOWER INSTRUMENT PANEL BRACKET. OWNER NOTIFICATION IS EXPECTED TO
BEGIN DURING FEBRUARY OR MARCH 2002. OWNERS WHO TAKE THEIR VEHICLES TO AN
AUTHORIZED DEALER ON AN AGREED UPON SERVICE DATE AND DO NOT RECEIVE THE FREE
REMEDY WITHIN A REASONABLE TIME SHOULD CONTACT HYUNDAI AT 1-800-633-5151.
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 02V044000.
Regarding Auto Recalls
Frequently SafetyAlerts will list
auto recalls before
your dealer will know about them. If you have a vehicle
affected by one of these posted recalls be sure and
write down the NHTSA
CAMPAIGN ID Number.
If your dealer doesn't know about the recall when you
check, ask them how they are notified of recalls and
when the next update is due.
Did you know?
During 2001 there were over
1575 products recalled in the United
States for safety reasons!
How many did you hear
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