Illustrative photo | source Hyundai
Published on 06. 04. 2021
The gap between the fuel tank and the fixing band is too narrow, which can cause fuel tank damage and fuel leakage in the event of a side collision. Fuel leakage close to a source of ignition will increase the risk of fire.
The Hyundai Santa Fe models affected by this recall were manufactured in November 2020.
Hyundai recall code: 11D031
Affected models: Santa Fe
Vehicle numbers (in Europe): n/a
Source: Rapex Alert 13/2021 A12/00434/21
This notification is purely informative for the vehicle type you have selected. As these deficiencies often relate to specific components (engine type, bodywork, equipment), the recall may not apply to all vehicles of this type.
What the owner should do?
If you read about a recall that you think may affect your car, you should make immediate contact with a Hyundai dealer or workshop that’s been officially authorised to perform repairs on behalf of the manufacturer and ask for the details.
If you wish to know more about eventual problems of a specific car (e.g. real mileage, potential traffic accidents damages, odometer rollback, repairs, etc.), then we suggest going to HPI-Check.
Check the vehicle's history
UK car-owners can easily make a pre-check by visiting DVLA website and entering the car registration number; it will also reveal the car’s current MOT status.