Recall for Hyundai Elantra and Elantra Hybrid

Recall for Hyundai Elantra and Elantra Hybrid

The first reminder touches the new generation of Hyundai Elantra and ofElantra Hybrid. Fortunately, despite its popularity, less than 300 vehicles are affected by this recall.

Transport Canada is issuing recall R0209 on the seventh-generation Hyundai Elantra and 2022 Elantra Hybrid. This is the first recall that directly targets this generation of compact sedans. Although its sales are very strong making it one of the most popular cars in Canada, only 279 cars are affected by this recall. According to the Transport Canada document, the front passenger seat belt is faulty. It can break on impact, and debris can harm the occupants of the vehicle. The replacement operation, all in all, will be much faster as the part is easily accessible in the vehicle. Affected owners will be notified shortly for further action.

Here is the official reminder from Transport Canada:

The problem : On some vehicles, there may be a problem with the seat belt lifter on the front passenger side. Therefore, the seat belt may explode in the event of an accident. If this happens, small pieces of metal can hit the occupants of the car.

Give feedback : This recall affects the Elantra and Elantra Hybrid models.

Security Risks : An exploding seat belt may pose a risk of injury.

Corrective actions : Hyundai should notify owners by mail and instruct them to take their vehicle to a dealer to have the front passenger seat belt and pretensioner replaced.

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