2010 HYUNDAI Accent

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

1 Recalls for 2010 HYUNDAI Accent

Recall Date Component Summary
September 8, 2015 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS:SWITCH

Hyundai Motor America (Hyundai) is recalling certain model year 2009-2011 Hyundai Accent vehicles manufactured March 1, 2009, to February 11, 2011. In the affected vehicles, the brake light switch may malfunction. A malfunctioning brake light switch may cause the brake lights to not illuminate when the brake pedal is depressed or may cause an inability to deactivate the cruise control by depressing the brake pedal. Additionally, a malfunctioning brake light switch may also prevent the shifter from being moved out of the PARK position.

Remedy:

Hyundai will notify owners, and dealers will replace the brake switch, free of charge. The recall began on October 21, 2015. Owners may contact Hyundai’s customer service at 1-855-671-3059 or by visiting www.HyundaiUSA.com/Campaign131. Hyundai’s number for this recall is 131. This recall is an expansion of 13V-113.

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1 Complaints sent to the Center for Auto Safety for 2010 HYUNDAI Accent

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Date Component  
accelerator/throttle

81 Complaints submitted to NHTSA for 2010 HYUNDAI Accent

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Date Component  
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11099218
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11003598
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10971667
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11012338
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10898937
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 10896184
SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 10896844
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10938580
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10930117
AIR BAGS | SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 11235101
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11196982
AIR BAGS | SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 11209916
SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 11171359
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11139606
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11099264
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11099218
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11153626
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 11141495
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10892866
STEERING
ODI Number: 10881718
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 10872635
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10836520
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | EXTERIOR LIGHTING
ODI Number: 10788889
EXTERIOR LIGHTING
ODI Number: 10786381
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10777979
EXTERIOR LIGHTING
ODI Number: 10759642
STEERING
ODI Number: 10731548
EXTERIOR LIGHTING
ODI Number: 10714485
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ENGINE
ODI Number: 10715429
VISIBILITY
ODI Number: 10705999
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | EXTERIOR LIGHTING | SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 10706249
AIR BAGS | SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 10693022
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | EXTERIOR LIGHTING | INTERIOR LIGHTING
ODI Number: 10692159
EXTERIOR LIGHTING
ODI Number: 10683920
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 10669808
SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 10668587
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 10663260
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM | SERVICE BRAKES | STEERING
ODI Number: 10660470
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 10659962
EXTERIOR LIGHTING
ODI Number: 10661029
TIRES
ODI Number: 10655080
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 10639480
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 10630330
EXTERIOR LIGHTING
ODI Number: 10626473
AIR BAGS | SERVICE BRAKES | STEERING | SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 10626227
VISIBILITY
ODI Number: 10621109
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 10617888
VISIBILITY
ODI Number: 10609994
VISIBILITY
ODI Number: 10592516
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10583899
VISIBILITY
ODI Number: 10578856
EXTERIOR LIGHTING | SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 10577510
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | EXTERIOR LIGHTING
ODI Number: 10566661
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 10567028
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | EXTERIOR LIGHTING | SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 10556267
SERVICE BRAKES | VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 10554423
VISIBILITY
ODI Number: 10551601
VISIBILITY
ODI Number: 10536410
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | EXTERIOR LIGHTING
ODI Number: 10535232
EXTERIOR LIGHTING | SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 10534730
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10520823
EXTERIOR LIGHTING
ODI Number: 10511849
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING | VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER/HVAC SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10481541
EXTERIOR LIGHTING
ODI Number: 10482156
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10475792
SERVICE BRAKES | STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 10468751
SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 10462954
SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 10460980
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10456336
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 10456745
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
ODI Number: 10449449
STEERING | STEERING | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10440769
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
ODI Number: 10436053
STEERING | SUSPENSION | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10433050
TIRES
ODI Number: 10435030
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING | SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 10427231
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
ODI Number: 10383301
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
ODI Number: 10384307
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
ODI Number: 10379461
TIRES
ODI Number: 10375349
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION | SERVICE BRAKES, ELECTRIC | STEERING
ODI Number: 10297461
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0 Investigations for 2010 HYUNDAI Accent

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Manufacturers tell dealers about repairs for on your car. But they won’t tell you – unless you know to ask. Knowledge is power.

43 Service Alerts for 2010 HYUNDAI Accent

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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March 23, 2020 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

This bulletin describes the general guidelines to disinfect and protect vehicle interior surfaces using certain safe chemical products.

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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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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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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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April 15, 2019 100000 POWER TRAIN

This bulletin provides the procedure to write the Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) during the replacement of the Engine Control Module (ECM) or Powertrain Control Module (PCM). Once the VIN has been programmed to the ECM/PCM, it cannot b

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April 15, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin provides the procedure to write the Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) during the replacement of the Engine Control Module (ECM) or Powertrain Control Module (PCM). Once the VIN has been programmed to the ECM/PCM, it cannot b

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January 9, 2017 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

In some areas, a vehicle?s underbody may exhibit corrosion due to road salt usage. As a precautionary measure, cavity wax coating is applied to the internal surfaces of underbody components, and an undercoating spray is applied to the botto

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November 16, 2016 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

The shift lever on some vehicles may intermittently not shift out of Park. This bulletin provides the diagnostic procedures to correct this condition.

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October 1, 2010 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

HYUNDAI: INFORMATION RELATED TO ECM SOFTWARE UPDATE OF SOME MODEL VEHICLES WHICH EXPERIENCE A MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP ILLUMINATED WITH ANY OF THE ECM (ELECTRONIC CONTROL MODULE) SYSTEM RELATED DTC’S AS LISTED. *PE

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March 7, 2017 143100 AIR BAGS:SENSOR:OCCUPANT CLASSIFICATION

The warranty coverage for the front passenger Occupant Classification System (OCS) sensor mat for 2006-2011MY Accent Vehicles has been extended to 15 years/unlimited mileage, starting from the date of original retail delivery or date of fir

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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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April 1, 2010 355100 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS

HYUNDAI: LABEL REQUIREMENTS FOR VEHICLE LOADING TO COMPLY WITH FMVSS 110. EFFECTIVE 6/2/08, FMVSS 110 (FMVSS 110) SETS A THRESHOLD FOR CORRECTING LOAD CAPACITY INFORMATION INDICATED ON TIRE PLACARDS WHEN VEHICLE WEIGHT HAS BEEN INCREASED

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October 1, 2011 061000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

HYUNDAI: CERTAIN VEHICLES ARE PROVIDED WITH INFORMATION RELATING TO THE ECM SOFTWARE UPDATE. *PE

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November 1, 2013 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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