Illustrative photo | source Hyundai
Published on 10. 01. 2021
VIN information is not registered in the eCall unit.
As a result, this information cannot be transmitted to the eCall system under a situation where an airbag is deployed, causing it to function incorrectly.
The Hyundai Santa Fe (TM) and Tucson (NX4e) models affected by this recall were manufactured between August and November 2020.
Hyundai recall code: 01D116
Source: Rapex Alert 1/2021 A12/00015/21
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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
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. First published in the Weekly overview reports of RAPEX
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.