2021 Hyundai Fire Redesign And Concept.
Hyundai (HYMTF) has issued two assurance recalls that could account bags of vehicles’ engines to account a blaze if they are not repaired.
The aboriginal recall, and the better of the two, affects 151,205 Sante Fe Sport SUVs fabricated from 2013 to 2015 that may accept anchor aqueous aperture central the anti-lock anchor arrangement bore that could account an electrical short.
According to Hyundai, an electrical abbreviate in the ABS bore could access the accident of an agent alcove blaze while anchored or actuality driven. For this reason, the automaker is advising agent owners to esplanade alfresco and abroad from structures as a anticipation until the adjustment is completed.
To antidote the issue, Hyundai dealers will alter the ABS multi-fuse and audit and alter the ABS bore as necessary, chargeless of allegation for Sante Fe Sport owners. Hyundai said that SUV owners are accepted to be notified by mail starting on June 25.
This is the additional time that Hyundai has recalled some of its cartage for a agnate defect. A antecedent anamnesis was issued in September 2020 for the aforementioned problem.
According to a apprehension from the National Highway Traffic Assurance Administration, the anti-lock anchor arrangement bore abbreviate botheration has acquired 18 fires in the U.S., but no injuries were abiding in those incidents.
The additional anamnesis from Hyundai affects 125,840 assertive 2019 to 2020 Elantra, 2019 to 2021 Kona, and 2019 to 2021 Veloster cartage that are able with a 2.0 L Nu MPI engine.
In these vehicles, the agent oil rings may not accept been heat-treated properly, which could