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November 28, 2001

Hyundai Recalls Sonata

Detroit, MI (SafetyAlerts) - The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has published a recall affecting 1999 HYUNDAI SONATA manufactured between 03/1998 - 11/2000.

Number Involved:
86,513

Defect Summary:
VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. THE SRS AIR BAG WARNING LIGHT COULD ILLUMINATE. THE INTERMITTENT CONDITION THAT LEADS TO SRS WARNING LIGHT ILLUMINATION RELATED WITH CODES B1378 OR B1382 COULD RESULT FROM UNUSUAL MOTION OF THE SIDE IMPACT AIR BAG WIRING HARNESS AND SIDE IMPACT AIR BAG WIRING HARNESS CONNECTOR WHICH MOUNT TO THE ADJUSTABLE SEAT CUSHION ASSEMBLY. THIS CONDITION ONLY RELATES TO THE DRIVER AND/OR PASSENGER SEAT MOUNTED SIDE IMPACT AIR BAG(S).

Consequence Summary:
SORRY, CONSEQUENCE SUMMARY IS NOT AVAILABLE. FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT YOUR LOCAL DEALER.

Corrective Summary:
DEALERS WILL SERVICE THE FRONT SEAT SIDE IMPACT AIR BAG WIRING HARNESS.

NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 01V34700
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Important Note 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 about?

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