2003 HYUNDAI Sonata

These recalls apply to the make, model, and year of your car – and should be fixed as soon as possible.

6 Recalls for 2003 HYUNDAI Sonata

Recall Date Component Summary
August 7, 2009 LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH

HYUNDAI IS RECALLING 82 MODEL YEAR 2002-2003 SONATA VEHICLES. REPEATED USE OF THE INTERIOR DOOR HANDLE MAY CAUSE WEAR OF THE CHROME PLATING. IF THE TOP EDGE OF THE HANDLE HAS VERY THIN CHROME PLATING THAT PORTION OF THE PLATING MAY WEAR AWAY MORE EASILY THAN MORE THICKLY PLATED AREAS AS THE DOOR HANDLE IS USED. THE WORN CHROME PLATING ON THE UPPER EDGE OF THE HANDLE MAY RESULT IN A CRACK OR SEPARATION BETWEEN THE CHROME PLATING ON THE INBOARD AND OUTBOARD SURFACES OF THE HANDLE, WHICH MAY FORM A SHARP EDGE.

Remedy:

DEALERS WILL REPAIR THE CHROME PLATED INTERIOR DOOR HANDLE FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON SEPTEMBER 16, 2009. OWNERS MAY CONTACT HYUNDAI OF PUERTO RICO AT 1-787-999-3333.

May 21, 2009 LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH

HYUNDAI IS RECALLING 91,350 MY 2002-2003 HYUNDAI SONATA VEHICLES. REPEATED USE OF THE INTERIOR DOOR HANDLE MAY CAUSE WEAR OF THE CHROME PLATE. IF THE TOP EDGE OF THE HANDLE HAS VERY THIN CHROME PLATING, THAT PORTION OF THE PLATING MAY WEAR AWAY MORE EASILY THAN MORE THICKLY PLATED AREAS AS THE DOOR HANDLE IS USED. THE WORN CHROME PLATING ON THE UPPER EDGE OF THE HANDLE MAY RESULT IN A CRACK OR SEPARATION BETWEEN THE CHROME PLATING ON THE INBOARD AND OUTBOARD SURFACES OF THE HANDLE, WHICH MAY FORM A SHARP EDGE.

Remedy:

DEALERS WILL REPAIR THE CHROME PLATED INTERIOR DOOR HANDLE FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN DURING JUNE 2009. OWNERS MAY CONTACT HYUNDAI CUSTOMER ASSISTANCE CENTER AT 1-800-633-5151.

April 16, 2009 SUSPENSION

HYUNDAI IS RECALLING 188,282 MY 2001-2004 SONATA AND MY 2001-2004 XG300 AND XG350 VEHICLES ORIGINALLY SOLD IN OR CURRENTLY REGISTERED IN THE STATES OF CONNECTICUT, DELAWARE, ILLINOIS, INDIANA, IOWA, MAINE, MARYLAND, MASSACHUSETTS, MICHIGAN, MINNESOTA, MISSOURI, NEW HAMPSHIRE, NEW JERSEY, NEW YORK, OHIO, PENNSYLVANIA, RHODE ISLAND, VERMONT, WEST VIRGINIA, WISCONSIN, AND THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA. ROAD SALT APPLIED IN THESE JURISDICTIONS DURING THE WINTER MONTHS MAY RESULT IN PROGRESSIVE, INTERNAL CORROSION OF THE FRONT SUB-FRAME ON THE VEHICLES, AND MAY RESULT IN THINNING OR PERFORATION OF THE SUB-FRAME STEEL. THE CORROSION IS FREQUENTLY VISIBLE AND OFTEN DISCOVERED DURING INSPECTION OR ROUTINE MAINTENANCE, AND OWNERS MAY ALSO HEAR NOISES OR NOTICE TIRE MISALIGNMENT AND STEERING PULL. IF THESE SIGNALS ARE UNDETECTED OR UNHEEDED, THE CORROSION MAY PROGRESS AND THE FORWARD MOUNTING OF THE LOWER CONTROL ARM MAY DETACH FROM THE SUB-FRAME.

Remedy:

DEALERS WILL MEASURE THE THICKNESS OF THE FRONT SUB-FRAME AND INSPECT THE FRONT SUB-FRAME FOR CORROSION DAMAGE AND, IF NECESSARY, THE FRONT SUB-FRAME WILL BE REPLACED WITH A NEW SUB-FRAME THAT INCORPORATES ADDITIONAL HOLES IN THE UPPER AND LOWER PANELS. IF THE FRONT SUB-FRAME DOES NOT REQUIRE REPLACEMENT, THE DEALER WILL ADD DRAINAGE HOLES TO THE SUB-FRAME AND WILL TREAT THE SUB-FRAME WITH RUST-PROOFING MATERIAL TO STOP THE CORROSION PROCESS. THIS PROCEDURE WILL BE PERFORMED FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN DURING APRIL 2009. OWNERS MAY CONTACT THE HYUNDAI CUSTOMER ASSISTANCE CENTER AT 1-800-633-5151.

July 26, 2004 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE

CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES FAIL TO COMPLY WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 301, “FUEL SYSTEM INTEGRITY” A VALVE ON THE FUEL TANK ASSEMBLY MAY NOT CLOSE PROPERLY. IF A VEHICLE ROLLS OVER AND THE FUEL TANK ASSEMBLY VALVE IS NOT PROPERLY CLOSED, FUEL SPILLAGE MAY OCCUR.

Remedy:

DEALERS WILL INSTALL AN ADDITIONAL FUEL TANK ASSEMBLY VALVE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON OCTOBER 5, 2004. OWNERS SHOULD CONTACT HYUNDAI DE PUERTO RICO AT 1-800-981-0188.

April 9, 2004 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY

SOME PASSENGER VEHICLES CONTAIN A FUEL TANK ASSEMBLY VALVE THAT MAY NOT CLOSE PROPERLY. IF A VEHICLE WITH A FUEL TANK ASSEMBLY VALVE THAT IS NOT PROPERLY CLOSED WERE TO ROLL OVER, FUEL SPILLAGE MAY OCCUR.

Remedy:

DEALERS WILL INSTALL AN ADDITIONAL FUEL TANK ASSEMBLY VALVE. OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN ON JUNE 30, 2004. OWNERS SHOULD CONTACT HYUNDAI AT 1-800-633-5151.

March 17, 2003 TIRES:TEMPORARY/EMERGENCY SPARE TIRE

ON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH A TRACTION CONTROL SYSTEM (TCS), IF THE T125/70D-15 COMPACT SPARE TIRE IS INSTALLED ON A FRONT WHEEL POSITION, THE TCS MAY INADVERTENTLY ACTIVATE BEGINNING AT SPEEDS OF 20 MPH.

Remedy:

DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE SPARE TIRE WITH A NEW LARGER DIAMETER T125/80R-15 COMPACT SPARE TIRE AND A NEW TIRE PRESSURE LABEL WILL BE INSTALLED ON THE DRIVER’S DOOR TO PROVIDE INFORMATION APPLICABLE TO THE T125/80R-15 COMPACT SPARE TIRE. VEHICLES PRODUCED FROM NOVEMBER 15, 2002 THROUGH DECEMBER 16 2002, ALREADY CONTAIN T125/80R-15 COMPACT SPARE TIRES, WILL ONLY REQUIRE NEW TIRE PRESSURE LABELS. OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN JUNE 30, 2003. OWNERS WHO TAKE THEIR VEHICLES TO AN AUTHORIZED DEALER ON AN AGREED UPON SERVICE DATE AND DO NOT RECEIVE THE FREE REMEDY WITHIN A REASONABLE TIME SHOULD CONTACT HYUNDAI AT 1-800-633-5151.

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4 Complaints sent to the Center for Auto Safety for 2003 HYUNDAI Sonata

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195 Complaints submitted to NHTSA for 2003 HYUNDAI Sonata

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Date Component  
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:SENSOR/CONTROL MODULE-INACTIVE
ODI Number: 10199509
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11396614
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11396614
STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 10917241
SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 10918498
SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 11000983
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER | SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 10895048
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10966683
STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 10928450
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM | POWER TRAIN | SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 11362935
SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 11325302
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 11204193
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 11204762
AIR BAGS | ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11100227
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 11081499
STEERING | STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS
ODI Number: 11115140
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11052497
SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 11040398
STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 10854985
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10855317
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10840395
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10823826
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10787955
STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 10766303
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10717449
STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR
ODI Number: 10720963
STEERING | SUSPENSION | WHEELS
ODI Number: 10705546
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10691528
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10690695
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10671538
STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS
ODI Number: 10667641
STEERING | SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 10667069
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10667215
SEAT BELTS
ODI Number: 10660184
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM | STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 10660455
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10659626
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10654669
STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR
ODI Number: 10640874
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10629368
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | EXTERIOR LIGHTING | SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 10629321
STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS:UNDERBODY SHIELDS | SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 10617782
STRUCTURE | WHEELS
ODI Number: 10618358
ENGINE | STRUCTURE
ODI Number: 10618738
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10587150
STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 10586392
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10586391
SERVICE BRAKES | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:POWER ASSIST:HYDRAULIC:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS
ODI Number: 10582903
STEERING
ODI Number: 10582899
STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR
ODI Number: 10565479
STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR
ODI Number: 10556483
SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 10556953
SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 10552035
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10546258
AIR BAGS | STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR
ODI Number: 10514819
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10502443
LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES | STRUCTURE | STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR
ODI Number: 10501051
STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 10488774
LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES | STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 10461019
EXTERIOR LIGHTING
ODI Number: 10456942
STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR
ODI Number: 10457043
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10452999
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10447903
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10435460
AIR BAGS | SEAT BELTS
ODI Number: 10430809
SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 10428947
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10429398
STEERING
ODI Number: 10425605
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10420410
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10412251
LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES | STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR
ODI Number: 10413406
STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS
ODI Number: 10413553
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 10406993
STEERING | STRUCTURE
ODI Number: 10403969
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 10398811
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10400692
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10397303
LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES
ODI Number: 10393847
SUSPENSION:REAR
ODI Number: 10384690
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10383907
LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES | STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR
ODI Number: 10384250
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE | FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER
ODI Number: 10371792
LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES | STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR
ODI Number: 10369589
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10368707
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10358361
STRUCTURE
ODI Number: 10357007
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:RETRACTOR
ODI Number: 10330477
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10330961
AIR BAGS | ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10325761
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10325650
AIR BAGS | AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 10308436
EQUIPMENT | LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES
ODI Number: 10304075
STEERING
ODI Number: 10304070
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10294296
LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH
ODI Number: 10294741
AIR BAGS:SIDE/WINDOW
ODI Number: 10294554
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10295752
POWER TRAIN:MANUAL TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 10293433
LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH
ODI Number: 10289281
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10288610
STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS | SUSPENSION | TIRES
ODI Number: 10286523
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 10279872
LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH
ODI Number: 10281548
LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES
ODI Number: 10274881
STRUCTURE
ODI Number: 10260974
STRUCTURE
ODI Number: 10260971
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10255169
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10254699
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10255288
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10254228
AIR BAGS | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 10254224
VISIBILITY
ODI Number: 10241776
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10243346
TIRES | WHEELS
ODI Number: 10242449
STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR
ODI Number: 10238732
STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS
ODI Number: 10236807
STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR
ODI Number: 10235527
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10215821
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY
ODI Number: 10202474
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10202829
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10202826
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10202824
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10202823
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:SENSOR/CONTROL MODULE
ODI Number: 10199509
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 10201307
STRUCTURE
ODI Number: 10196355
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP | STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR:HINGE AND ATTACHMENTS
ODI Number: 10190472
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10183695
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10181878
WHEELS:HUB
ODI Number: 10175018
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 10171904
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10173354
STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR
ODI Number: 10169887
LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10167533
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:CALIPER
ODI Number: 10164196
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10161678
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:FRONT UNDERHOOD
ODI Number: 10157382
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10154730
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10150972
WHEELS:HUB
ODI Number: 10151893
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL | AIR BAGS:SIDE/WINDOW
ODI Number: 10148399
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10149454
TIRES:VALVE
ODI Number: 10143498
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL | SEAT BELTS:FRONT
ODI Number: 10142622
TIRES:VALVE | WHEELS:HUB
ODI Number: 10143298
TIRES
ODI Number: 10140617
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10137850
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 10135935
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:ROTOR
ODI Number: 10136453
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10135061
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:CRUISE CONTROL
ODI Number: 10129724
WHEELS:HUB
ODI Number: 10124801
WHEELS:HUB
ODI Number: 10126608
AIR BAGS | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE | SEAT BELTS | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL | VISIBILITY:POWER WINDOW DEVICES AND CONTROLS | VISIBILITY:SUN/MOON ROOF ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 10125845
TIRES:VALVE
ODI Number: 10123910
WHEELS:HUB
ODI Number: 10111680
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 10103087
LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH
ODI Number: 10098827
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 10100459
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 10095249
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 10095155
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 10086379
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 10083539
VISIBILITY:SUN/MOON ROOF ASSEMBLY | VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD
ODI Number: 10083099
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 10086623
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:ROTOR
ODI Number: 10083055
WHEELS:HUB | WHEELS:RIM
ODI Number: 10075193
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 10072587
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10069448
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 10066194
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 10058431
TIRES:TEMPORARY/EMERGENCY SPARE TIRE
ODI Number: 10059735
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 10054825
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
ODI Number: 10057690
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 10056177
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10053172
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 10053108
SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 10048254
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 10050723
STEERING
ODI Number: 10049093
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:ROTOR
ODI Number: 10050279
STEERING:COLUMN
ODI Number: 10050010
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:ROTOR
ODI Number: 10046294
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:POWER ASSIST:VACUUM
ODI Number: 10045026
SEAT BELTS:FRONT
ODI Number: 10047294
VISIBILITY:REARVIEW MIRRORS/DEVICES
ODI Number: 10042506
VISIBILITY:REARVIEW MIRRORS/DEVICES:INTERIOR
ODI Number: 10041877
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 10034090
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 10031875
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 10029661
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
ODI Number: 10022414
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:BUCKLE ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 10020494
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 10018937
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 10001409
EXTERIOR LIGHTING
ODI Number: 10000022
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10269900
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9 Investigations for 2003 HYUNDAI Sonata

Date Opened Date Closed Component  
SUSPENSION:FRONT
SUSPENSION
TIRES
STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS
SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM
WHEELS:HUB
TIRES:VALVE
STRUCTURE
LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH
Manufacturers tell dealers about repairs for on your car. But they won’t tell you – unless you know to ask. Knowledge is power.

71 Service Alerts for 2003 HYUNDAI Sonata

Date Description
July 14, 2022 190000 TIRES

Effective June 2, 2008, Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard 110 (FMVSS 110) established a threshold for correcting load carrying capacity information indicated on tire placards when vehicle weight has been increased before retail sale

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July 28, 2022 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Follow the guidelines outlined in this bulletin to inspect and clean or replace certain components of the engine intake system accordingly during engine short block or sub-assembly replacement.

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March 30, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin provides the service procedure for engine connecting rod bearing clearance testing. Perform the procedure outlined in this bulletin to fulfill the Bearing Clearance Test inspection requirements to determine next required steps

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March 23, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin provides best practice recommendations when performing brake service procedures.

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March 23, 2021 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

This bulletin provides best practice recommendations when performing brake service procedures.

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March 10, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin provides the inspection procedure and repair guidelines for certain vehicles listed below.

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May 21, 2021 100000 POWER TRAIN

Hyundai approves only the ATF, DCT gear oil and IVT gear oil specified in the vehicleâ¿¿s ownerâ¿¿s manual. ï¿· Use of other ATF may result in improper shift quality or other drivability conditions. ï¿· Use of other DCT and IV

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March 30, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

This bulletin provides the service procedure for engine connecting rod bearing clearance testing. Perform the procedure outlined in this bulletin to fulfill the Bearing Clearance Test inspection requirements to determine next required steps

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March 23, 2021 030000 BRAKES (PWS)

This bulletin provides best practice recommendations when performing brake service procedures.

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March 10, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

This bulletin provides the inspection procedure and repair guidelines for certain vehicles listed below.

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November 19, 2020 190000 TIRES

This bulletin provides tire vibration service procedures, including how to optimize vehicle vibration performance. For all wheel/tire balance claims, the ⿿Tire Balance Data Sheet⿝ must be fully completed including imbalance and Road For

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December 21, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin describes the Wireless Android Auto and Wireless Apple CarPlay setup process for Display Audio Value (Non⿿Navigation) devices.

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November 30, 2020 030000 BRAKES (PWS)

This bulletin describes the procedure to inspect and identify fluid which may appear around the brake caliper area.

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November 19, 2020 200000 WHEELS

This bulletin provides tire vibration service procedures, including how to optimize vehicle vibration performance. For all wheel/tire balance claims, the ⿿Tire Balance Data Sheet⿝ must be fully completed including imbalance and Road For

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December 17, 2020 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

This bulletin provides the calibration procedure for the engine bearing clearance tester. The bearing clearance tester is already pre-calibrated, but additional calibration may be required due to variable shop compressor air pressure when t

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December 15, 2020 200000 WHEELS

This bulletin provides information on wheel cleaning procedure and cleaning agent recommendations.

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May 6, 2020 190000 TIRES

This bulletin provides information on tire maintenance best practices and procedures for dealers and customers to maximize tire life and performance.

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May 6, 2020 200000 WHEELS

This bulletin provides information on tire maintenance best practices and procedures for dealers and customers to maximize tire life and performance.

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April 23, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin provides information on identifying dealer stock vehicles with either: ⿢ A Battery SOC alert – low Battery State of Charge (SOC) at or below 50%. ⿢ A 30 Day alert – vehicle has not started and reported an SOC in 30 days.

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April 23, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin provides information on identifying dealer stock vehicles with either: ⿢ A Battery SOC alert – low Battery State of Charge (SOC) at or below 50%. ⿢ A 30 Day alert – vehicle has not started and reported an SOC in 30 days.

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May 1, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin describes the general guidelines to help disinfect and protect vehicle exterior/interior surfaces using recommended safe chemical products.

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July 14, 2020 120000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING

This bulletin provides information regarding condensation related to moisture accumulation in the headlamp, rear combination lamp, daytime running lamp (DRL), or fog lamp. The TSB illustrates the various causes of condensation inside the la

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July 14, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin provides information regarding condensation related to moisture accumulation in the headlamp, rear combination lamp, daytime running lamp (DRL), or fog lamp. The TSB illustrates the various causes of condensation inside the la

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July 14, 2020 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

This bulletin provides information regarding condensation related to moisture accumulation in the headlamp, rear combination lamp, daytime running lamp (DRL), or fog lamp. The TSB illustrates the various causes of condensation inside the la

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April 17, 2020 100000 POWER TRAIN

The automatic transmission warranty repair policy authorizes in-dealership repairs of the following components for both OEM (new) and remanufactured automatic transmissions:

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April 17, 2020 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

The automatic transmission warranty repair policy authorizes in-dealership repairs of the following components for both OEM (new) and remanufactured automatic transmissions:

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April 17, 2020 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

The automatic transmission warranty repair policy authorizes in-dealership repairs of the following components for both OEM (new) and remanufactured automatic transmissions:

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November 4, 2019 270000 LANE DEPARTURE

The Blind Spot Detection (BSD) or Blind-Spot Collision Warning (BCW) is a system that measures the speed of and distance from the following vehicles by using two magnetic wave radar sensors attached in the rear bumper. The BSD/BCW detects v

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November 4, 2019 280000 BACK OVER PREVENTION

The Blind Spot Detection (BSD) or Blind-Spot Collision Warning (BCW) is a system that measures the speed of and distance from the following vehicles by using two magnetic wave radar sensors attached in the rear bumper. The BSD/BCW detects v

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October 14, 2019 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

This bulletin provides instruction detailing the proper methodology for scanning and uploading captured GDS data files to the Techline Repository. Compliance with this bulletin ensures that the GDS data files are correctly transferred and m

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February 5, 2020 020000 SUSPENSION

This bulletin describes the requirements for all wheel alignment and/or vehicle tracking claims and best practices when diagnosing and conducting alignment-related repairs for all models and model years.

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January 16, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin provides guidelines to inspect the USB, head unit, and multi-box for common connection conditions. 2. This bulletin presents guidelines to inspect for common Android Auto and Apple CarPlay connection conditions. 3. This bullet

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December 1, 2017 100000 POWER TRAIN

This SKU is an Air Conditioning Bypass Pulley. The Customer communication requested return of unsold inventory to inspect for potential bracket cracking. Bracket cracks may cause the engine drive belt to slip or jump off the pulley causin

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December 1, 2017 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This SKU is an Air Conditioning Bypass Pulley. The Customer communication requested return of unsold inventory to inspect for potential bracket cracking. Bracket cracks may cause the engine drive belt to slip or jump off the pulley causin

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December 1, 2017 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

This SKU is an Air Conditioning Bypass Pulley. The Customer communication requested return of unsold inventory to inspect for potential bracket cracking. Bracket cracks may cause the engine drive belt to slip or jump off the pulley causin

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December 1, 2017 100000 POWER TRAIN

This SKU is an Air Conditioning Bypass Pulley. The Customer communication requested return of unsold inventory to inspect for potential bracket cracking. Bracket cracks may cause the engine drive belt to slip or jump off the pulley causin

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December 1, 2017 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This SKU is an Air Conditioning Bypass Pulley. The Customer communication requested return of unsold inventory to inspect for potential bracket cracking. Bracket cracks may cause the engine drive belt to slip or jump off the pulley causin

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December 1, 2017 100000 POWER TRAIN

This SKU is an Air Conditioning Bypass Pulley. The Customer communication requested return of unsold inventory to inspect for potential bracket cracking. Bracket cracks may cause the engine drive belt to slip or jump off the pulley causin

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December 1, 2017 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

This SKU is an Air Conditioning Bypass Pulley. The Customer communication requested return of unsold inventory to inspect for potential bracket cracking. Bracket cracks may cause the engine drive belt to slip or jump off the pulley causin

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December 1, 2017 100000 POWER TRAIN

This SKU is an Air Conditioning Bypass Pulley. The Customer communication requested return of unsold inventory to inspect for potential bracket cracking. Bracket cracks may cause the engine drive belt to slip or jump off the pulley causin

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December 1, 2017 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

This SKU is an Air Conditioning Bypass Pulley. The Customer communication requested return of unsold inventory to inspect for potential bracket cracking. Bracket cracks may cause the engine drive belt to slip or jump off the pulley causin

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August 1, 2005 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

AUTOMATIC TRANSAXLE DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES LIST. *NM

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October 1, 2002 121000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS

VERY BRIEF, SLIGHT HEADLAMP DIMMING CONDITION. *TT

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May 1, 2011 046000 SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK

HYUNDAI: ALL SONATA HYBRIDS. BRAKE BLEEDING PROCEDURE. *RM

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December 1, 2002 106000 POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY

ATA SOLENOID DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES P0740, P0743, P0750, P0755, P0760, P0765, P0770. *TT

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December 1, 2002 061000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

2.7L V6 ENGINE OXYGEN SENSOR CHANGE FOR VARIOUS MODELS INCLUDING THE 2004 TIBURON. *TT

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June 20, 2003 355100 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS

DETAILED INFORMATION TO HYUNDAI DEALERSHIP SERVICE MANAGERS ON CAMPAIGN 059 – TEMPORARY SPARE TIRE AND TIRE INFLATION PRESSURE LABEL REPLACEMENT. *TT

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May 1, 2004 030000 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC

FRONT BRAKE DISC MINIMUM THICKNESS SHOP MANUAL CORRECTION. *MR

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August 9, 2016 103100 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM)

THE PCM OR TCM CONTAINS LOGIC TO ADJUST SOLENOID DUTY AND LINE PRESSURE AS NEEDED TO COMPENSATE FOR NORMAL CLUTCH WEAR OVER THE LIFE OF THE TRANSAXLE. THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES THE PROCEDURES NECESSARY TO RESET (ERASE) AND RELEARN THE PCM/TCM

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March 1, 2006 036000 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP

ABS PUMP SELF-CHECK NOISE. *TT

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November 1, 2003 180000 VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL

RESISTANCE VALUES FOR IDLE SPEED CONTROL ACTUATOR (ISCA). VARIOUS MODELS INCLUDING THE 2004 SONATA. *TT

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September 2, 2016 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES INFORMATION ON COMPONENTS, ATTRIBUTES, AND PRECAUTIONS OF THE 7-SPEED DRY-TYPE DUAL CLUTCH TRANSMISSION (DCT).

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October 1, 2009 061000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

HYUNDAI: ATA SOLENOID DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES P0740, P0741, P0742, P0743, P0746, P0748, P0750, P0755, P0760, P0765, P0770. INCORRECT OPERATION OF THE TRANSAXLE SOLENOIDS MAY RESULT IN THE FOLLOWING SYMPTOMS-CHECK ENGINE LIGHT ILLUMINATED

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October 1, 2009 103100 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM)

HYUNDAI: ATA SOLENOID DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES P0740, P0741, P0742, P0743, P0746, P0748, P0750, P0755, P0760, P0765, P0770. INCORRECT OPERATION OF THE TRANSAXLE SOLENOIDS MAY RESULT IN THE FOLLOWING SYMPTOMS-CHECK ENGINE LIGHT ILLUMINATED

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March 1, 2003 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

POWER DOOR LOCK ACTUATOR CIRCUIT ETM/SHOP MANUAL CORRECTION. *TT

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December 1, 2005 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

AUTOMATIC TRANSAXLE DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES LIST. *SC

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June 1, 2005 036000 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP

ABS PUMP SELF CHECK NOISE. ALSO INCLUDED: 2003-2005 MODEL XG AND 1999, 2000, 2001, 2003, 2004 AND 2005 MODEL SANTA FE. *SC

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August 1, 2004 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

FD46XG POLY ALKYLEN GLYCOL (PAG) OIL SPECIFICATIONS FOR AIR CONDITIONING COMPONENT REPLACEMENT. *NM

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August 1, 2003 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

AIR CONDITIONING RECEIVER DRIER REPLACEMENT. ALSO INCLUDING THE 2004 XG350. *TT

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July 30, 2003 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

AIR CONDITIONING RECEIVER DRIER REPLACEMENT (SERVICE CAMPAIGN T10). VARIOUS MODELS INCLUDING 2004 XG350. *TT

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December 1, 2006 106000 POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY

AUTOMATIC TRANSAXLE DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTC) LIST. *KB

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February 1, 2002 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

AUTOMATIC TRANSAXLE DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE P1723. *SLC

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July 1, 2004 103100 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM)

TRANSMISSION CONTROL MODULE (TCM) REPROGRAMMING INSTRUCTIONS. *TT 2-3 SHIFT FLARE IMPROVEMENT.

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November 1, 2005 106000 POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY

REPROGRAMS ARE AVAILABLE FOR AUTOMATIC TRANSAXLE DRIVEABILITY ISSUES. TECHNET TIMES. HYUNDAI. *TT

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December 1, 2004 100000 POWER TRAIN

2-3 SHIFT FLARE IMPROVEMENT TCM REPROGRAMMING INSTRUCTIONS. *NM

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August 1, 2004 136000 VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER

WINDSHIELD WIPER ARM MOUNTING NUT TIGHTENING TORQUE SPECIFICATION. *TT

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August 1, 2004 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

FD46XG PAG OIL SPECIFICATIONS FOR AIR CONDITIONING COMPONENT REPLACEMENT. *TT

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September 1, 2004 061000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

ECM REPROGRAMMING FOR INTERMITTENT HESITATION. *TT

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June 1, 2004 061000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

CHECK ENGINE LIGHT ILLUMINATION WITH DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) P0133/P0153. ENGINE CONTROL MODULE (ECM) REPROGRAMMING. *TT

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July 1, 2005 061000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

2003-2004 SONATA 2.4L/2.7L TCM REPROGRAMMING INSTRUCTIONS FOR DRIVELINE BUMP BETWEEN 2-10 MPH. *SC

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October 1, 2002 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

REVISED SCHEMATIC FOR CIGARETTE LIGHTER AND POWER OUTLET. *TT

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2003 HYUNDAI Sonata

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