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
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).
SORRY, CONSEQUENCE SUMMARY IS NOT AVAILABLE. FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT
YOUR LOCAL DEALER.
DEALERS WILL SERVICE THE FRONT SEAT SIDE IMPACT AIR BAG WIRING HARNESS.
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 01V347000
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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