2018 HYUNDAI Sonata Hybrid

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

1 Recalls for 2018 HYUNDAI Sonata Hybrid

Recall Date Component Summary
August 6, 2021 LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:TRUNK LID:LATCH

Hyundai Motor America (Hyundai) is recalling certain 2017-2018 Sonata, 2016-2018 Sonata Hybrid, 2018-2020 Accent, and 2016-2017 Azera vehicles. The trunk latch may become damaged, preventing the opening of the trunk from the inside. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard number 401, “Internal Trunk Release.”

Remedy:

Dealers will replace the trunk latch assembly, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed October 1, 2021. Owners may contact Hyundai customer service at 1-855-371-9460. Hyundai’s number for this recall is 208.

These are complaints about vehicles like yours and some can only be found here. Do they sound familiar?

0 Complaints sent to the Center for Auto Safety for 2018 HYUNDAI Sonata Hybrid

skip to NHTSA complaints

Date Component  

3 Complaints submitted to NHTSA for 2018 HYUNDAI Sonata Hybrid

skip to CAS complaints

Date Component  
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ENGINE
ODI Number: 11269331
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 11207275
EXTERIOR LIGHTING
ODI Number: 11122295
Is the government investigating the safety of your vehicle? Find out here.

1 Investigations for 2018 HYUNDAI Sonata Hybrid

Date Opened Date Closed Component  
AIR BAGS: AIR BAG/RESTRAINT CONTROL MODULE
Manufacturers tell dealers about repairs for on your car. But they won’t tell you – unless you know to ask. Knowledge is power.

105 Service Alerts for 2018 HYUNDAI Sonata Hybrid

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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

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.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

June 3, 2022 010000 STEERING

Certain vehicles may develop a bearing noise within the Motor Driven Power Steering (MDPS) column worm shaft assembly. If bearing noise is heard, follow the procedure in this bulletin to replace the worm shaft bearing.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

April 28, 2022 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

The Powertrain warranty coverage for certain engine repairs and/or replacement where the engine damage or malfunction is related to connecting rod bearing wear, has been extended to 15 years or 150,000 miles from the date of original retail

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

April 28, 2022 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Hyundai is conducting a service campaign to enhance the knock sensor software to detect abnormal engine bearing noise before potentially severe engine damage occurs. If abnormal engine bearing noise is detected, the Malfunction Indicator La

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

April 20, 2022 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Hyundai is conducting a service campaign to further enhance the knock sensor software to detect abnormal engine bearing noise before potentially severe engine damage occurs on certain 2017-2018 model year Sonata Hybrid/Plug-In vehicles.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

April 28, 2022 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Certain vehicles that have completed Service Campaign 966 may experience the Check Engine warning lamp illuminated with DTC P1326 and/or an engine concern/noise related to connecting rod bearing wear or damage. Follow the procedure to inspe

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

April 20, 2022 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Hyundai is conducting a campaign to enhance the knock sensor software to detect abnormal engine bearing noise before potentially severe engine damage occurs. If abnormal engine bearing noise is detected, the Malfunction Indicator Lamp (MIL)

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

April 28, 2022 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Hyundai is conducting a campaign to enhance the knock sensor software to detect abnormal engine bearing noise before potentially severe engine damage occurs. If abnormal engine bearing noise is detected, the Malfunction Indicator Lamp (MIL)

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

April 28, 2022 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Certain vehicles listed below may experience the Check Engine warning lamp illuminated with DTC P1326 and/or an engine concern/noise related to connecting rod bearing wear or damage. Follow the procedure to inspect the vehicle and replace t

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

April 8, 2022 010000 STEERING

Certain vehicles may develop a bearing noise within the Motor Driven Power Steering (MDPS) column worm shaft assembly. If bearing noise is heard, follow the procedure in this bulletin to replace the worm shaft bearing.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

April 8, 2022 010000 STEERING

Certain vehicles may develop a bearing noise within the Motor Driven Power Steering (MDPS) column worm shaft assembly. If bearing noise is heard, follow the procedure in this bulletin to replace the worm shaft bearing.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

March 8, 2022 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Hyundai is conducting a campaign to enhance the knock sensor software to detect abnormal engine bearing noise before potentially severe engine damage occurs. If abnormal engine bearing noise is detected, the Malfunction Indicator Lamp (MI

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

March 8, 2022 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Hyundai is conducting a campaign to enhance the knock sensor software to detect abnormal engine bearing noise before potentially severe engine damage occurs. If abnormal engine bearing noise is detected, the Malfunction Indicator Lamp (MI

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

March 10, 2022 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Certain vehicles listed below may experience the Check Engine warning lamp illuminated with DTC P1326 and/or an engine concern/noise related to connecting rod bearing wear or damage. Follow the procedure to inspect the vehicle and replace

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

March 10, 2022 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Certain vehicles listed below may experience the Check Engine warning lamp illuminated with DTC P1326 and/or an engine concern/noise related to connecting rod bearing wear or damage. Follow the procedure to inspect the vehicle and replace

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

March 23, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

March 23, 2021 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

March 10, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

January 3, 2022 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Hyundai is conducting a campaign to enhance the knock sensor software to detect abnormal engine bearing noise before potentially severe engine damage occurs. If abnormal engine bearing noise is detected, the Malfunction Indicator Lamp (MIL)

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

January 3, 2022 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

Hyundai is conducting a campaign to enhance the knock sensor software to detect abnormal engine bearing noise before potentially severe engine damage occurs. If abnormal engine bearing noise is detected, the Malfunction Indicator Lamp (MIL)

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

December 21, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Hyundai is conducting a service campaign to enhance the knock sensor software to detect abnormal engine bearing noise before potentially severe engine damage occurs. If abnormal engine bearing noise is detected, the Malfunction Indicator La

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

October 1, 2021 010000 STEERING

Certain vehicles may develop a bearing noise within the Motor Driven Power Steering (MDPS) column worm shaft assembly. If bearing noise is heard, follow the procedure in this bulletin to replace the worm shaft bearing

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

June 10, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

This bulletin describes the procedure to diagnose and repair the Engine Electric Water Pump (EEWP) on certain Sonata Hybrid (LF HEV) and Sonata Plug-In Hybrid (LF PHEV) vehicles with DTC P2600, causing an HEV and/or MIL warning lamp illum

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

May 10, 2021 170000 LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES

The trunk latch base can be ordered separately from the trunk latch assembly. This bulletin describes the procedure to replace the trunk latch base.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

March 23, 2021 030000 BRAKES (PWS)

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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

March 10, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

November 18, 2020 175100 LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:TRUNK LID:LATCH

The trunk latch base can be ordered separately from the trunk latch assembly. This bulletin describes the procedure to replace the trunk latch base.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

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.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

November 30, 2020 030000 BRAKES (PWS)

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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

November 18, 2020 170000 LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES

The trunk latch base can be ordered separately from the trunk latch assembly. This bulletin describes the procedure to replace the trunk latch base.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

December 15, 2020 200000 WHEELS

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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

August 10, 2020 012000 STEERING:COLUMN

Certain vehicles may develop a bearing noise within the Motor Driven Power Steering (MDPS) column worm shaft assembly. If bearing noise is heard, follow the procedure in this bulletin to replace the worm shaft assembly.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

August 10, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Certain vehicles may develop a bearing noise within the Motor Driven Power Steering (MDPS) column worm shaft assembly. If bearing noise is heard, follow the procedure in this bulletin to replace the worm shaft assembly.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

August 10, 2020 016000 STEERING:ELECTRIC POWER ASSIST SYSTEM

Certain vehicles may develop a bearing noise within the Motor Driven Power Steering (MDPS) column worm shaft assembly. If bearing noise is heard, follow the procedure in this bulletin to replace the worm shaft assembly.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

August 10, 2020 012000 STEERING:COLUMN

This bulletin provides information regarding replacement of the column-mounted Motor Driven Power Steering (MDPS) system as separate components.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

August 10, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin provides information regarding replacement of the column-mounted Motor Driven Power Steering (MDPS) system as separate components.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

August 10, 2020 018100 STEERING:AUTOMATED/ADAPTIVE STEERING:MOTOR/ACTUATOR

This bulletin provides information regarding replacement of the column-mounted Motor Driven Power Steering (MDPS) system as separate components.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

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.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

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.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

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.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

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.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

May 21, 2020 100000 POWER TRAIN

If you are servicing an applicable vehicle with the following symptoms and DTC, follow the Service Procedure on Page 4. ￷ Check Engine light on ￷ DTC P0880/P088000 – TCM Power signal error open/short ￷ Transmission stuck in 4th ge

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

May 11, 2020 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Hyundai is conducting a Service Campaign to install a new Air Filter Kit with an updated filter to help prevent entry of the salt particulates on certain 2016-2019 Sonata Hybrid (LF HEV) vehicles.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

May 11, 2020 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Certain 2016-2019 Sonata Hybrid (LF HEV) vehicles may experience check engine light illumination with DTC P0456 – Evaporative System (EVAP) – Very Small Leak stored. Salt particulate deposit can form inside the Natural Vacuum Leak Detectio

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

May 11, 2020 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Certain 2016-2019 Sonata Hybrid (LF HEV) may experience check engine light illumination with DTC P0456 – Evaporative System (EVAP) – Very Small Leak stored. These conditions primarily occur in the California coastal areas that are subject

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

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.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

September 9, 2020 010000 STEERING

This bulletin provides information regarding replacement of the column-mounted Motor Driven Power Steering (MDPS) system as separate components.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

September 9, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin provides information regarding replacement of the column-mounted Motor Driven Power Steering (MDPS) system as separate components.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

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:

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

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:

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

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:

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

September 9, 2020 010000 STEERING

Certain vehicles may develop a bearing noise within the Motor Driven Power Steering (MDPS) column worm shaft assembly. If bearing noise is heard, follow the procedure in this bulletin to replace the worm shaft assembly.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

September 9, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

Certain vehicles may develop a bearing noise within the Motor Driven Power Steering (MDPS) column worm shaft assembly. If bearing noise is heard, follow the procedure in this bulletin to replace the worm shaft assembly.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

September 9, 2020 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Certain vehicles may develop a bearing noise within the Motor Driven Power Steering (MDPS) column worm shaft assembly. If bearing noise is heard, follow the procedure in this bulletin to replace the worm shaft assembly.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

April 9, 2020 100000 POWER TRAIN

If you are servicing an applicable vehicle with a ⿿Check Engine⿝ light on and one or more of the DTC listed below, follow the repair procedure and replace the related solenoid and oil pressure harness.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

April 9, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

If you are servicing an applicable vehicle with a ⿿Check Engine⿝ light on and one or more of the DTC listed below, follow the repair procedure and replace the related solenoid and oil pressure harness.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

April 9, 2020 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

If you are servicing an applicable vehicle with a ⿿Check Engine⿝ light on and one or more of the DTC listed below, follow the repair procedure and replace the related solenoid and oil pressure harness.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

November 15, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

If you are servicing a vehicle with the DTC or symptoms listed below, refer to the Service Procedure to diagnose the condition. ? Diagnostic trouble codes: ?P0705 – Range switch sensor circuit ?P0706 – Range switch range/performance ?P07

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

December 17, 2019 100000 POWER TRAIN

If you are servicing a vehicle with a transmission slipping concern, follow the Service Procedure shown below and perform a stall test. This TSB provides a procedure to test each clutch in the transmission. If the vehicle fails the stall te

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

December 17, 2019 350000 EQUIPMENT

If you are servicing a vehicle with a transmission slipping concern, follow the Service Procedure shown below and perform a stall test. This TSB provides a procedure to test each clutch in the transmission. If the vehicle fails the stall te

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

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.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

March 18, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin describes the mandatory procedure to submit battery test data electronically for battery warranty claims by running the GDS Battery Claim App. The App must be run right after an incident battery is removed from the vehicle or

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

February 12, 2020 030000 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC

This bulletin describes the procedure to properly bleed the brakes on Sonata HEV/PHEV (LF) and Ioniq EV/HEV/PHEV (AE) vehicles. This procedure applies when any air is introduced into the Active Hydraulic Boost (AHB) system, which consists o

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

March 30, 2020 042100 SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:SUPPLY:COMPRESSOR

This bulletin provides additional service diagnostic information and repair procedures related to electric A/C compressors equipped in hybrid electric vehicles, plug-in hybrid electric vehicles, and electric vehicles.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

March 25, 2020 046300 SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK:WHEEL SPEED SENSOR

If you are servicing an applicable vehicle with a ⿿Check Engine⿝ light on and one or more of the DTC listed below, follow the repair procedure and replace the related solenoid and oil pressure harness.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

February 20, 2020 100000 POWER TRAIN

If you are servicing an applicable vehicle with a ⿿Check Engine⿝ light on and one or more of the DTC listed below, follow the repair procedure and replace the related solenoid and oil pressure harness.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

February 20, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

If you are servicing an applicable vehicle with a ⿿Check Engine⿝ light on and one or more of the DTC listed below, follow the repair procedure and replace the related solenoid and oil pressure harness.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

February 20, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

If you are servicing an applicable vehicle with a ⿿Check Engine⿝ light on and one or more of the DTC listed below, follow the repair procedure and replace the related solenoid and oil pressure harness.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

February 20, 2020 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

If you are servicing an applicable vehicle with a ⿿Check Engine⿝ light on and one or more of the DTC listed below, follow the repair procedure and replace the related solenoid and oil pressure harness.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

January 3, 2020 010000 STEERING

This bulletin provides information regarding replacement of the column-mounted Motor Driven Power Steering (MDPS) system as separate components.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

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.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

January 2, 2020 100000 POWER TRAIN

This TSB provides a procedure to diagnose and repair a transaxle for the following Incorrect Ratio DTC (transaxle clutch slipping more than 200 rpm in gear).

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

July 10, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin provides information on how to return a Hyundai HEV/PHEV/EV/Fuel Cell Lithium Battery for proper disposal and safe environmental recycling using Hyundai?s authorized vendor Kinsbursky Brothers Intl. (KBI).

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

July 10, 2019 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin provides information on how to return a Hyundai HEV/PHEV/EV/Fuel Cell Lithium Battery for proper disposal and safe environmental recycling using Hyundai?s authorized vendor Kinsbursky Brothers Intl. (KBI).

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

April 22, 2019 010000 STEERING

This bulletin provides information regarding replacement of the column-mounted Motor Driven Power Steering (MDPS) system as separate components.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

April 19, 2019 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

This bulletin provides additional service diagnostic information and repair procedures related to electric A/C compressors equipped in hybrid electric vehicles, plug-in hybrid electric vehicles, and electric vehicles.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

April 19, 2019 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

This bulletin provides additional service diagnostic information and repair procedures related to electric A/C compressors equipped in hybrid electric vehicles, plug-in hybrid electric vehicles, and electric vehicles.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

August 12, 2019 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

If you are servicing an applicable vehicle with a ?Check Engine? light on and one or more of the DTC listed below, follow the repair procedure and replace the related solenoid and oil pressure harness

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

August 12, 2019 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

If you are servicing an applicable vehicle with a ?Check Engine? light on and one or more of the DTC listed below, follow the repair procedure and replace the related solenoid and oil pressure harness

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

August 12, 2019 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

If you are servicing an applicable vehicle with a ?Check Engine? light on and one or more of the DTC listed below, follow the repair procedure and replace the related solenoid and oil pressure harness

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

April 9, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

If you are servicing a Sonata Hybrid with the symptoms and DTC listed below, follow the Service Procedure on Page 2.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

April 9, 2019 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

If you are servicing a Sonata Hybrid with the symptoms and DTC listed below, follow the Service Procedure on Page 2.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

June 4, 2019 100000 POWER TRAIN

This TSB provides a procedure to diagnose and repair a transaxle for the following Incorrect Ratio DTC (transaxle clutch slipping more than 200 rpm in gear).

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

May 16, 2019 260000 FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE

This bulletin provides information for troubleshooting of the Blind-Spot Collision Warning (BCW/BSD) system whenever it exhibits Diagnostic Trouble Code (DTC) C120B/D or C160A.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

May 16, 2019 270000 LANE DEPARTURE

This bulletin provides information for troubleshooting of the Blind-Spot Collision Warning (BCW/BSD) system whenever it exhibits Diagnostic Trouble Code (DTC) C120B/D or C160A.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

March 13, 2019 130000 VISIBILITY

This bulletin provides information on the serviceable parts for the outside mirror assembly. When diagnosing and repairing the outside mirror, do not replace the entire assembly. Refer to page 2 of this TSB for replacement of individual par

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

March 13, 2019 135000 VISIBILITY:REARVIEW MIRRORS/DEVICES

This bulletin provides information on the serviceable parts for the outside mirror assembly. When diagnosing and repairing the outside mirror, do not replace the entire assembly. Refer to page 2 of this TSB for replacement of individual par

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

April 23, 2019 111000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY

The following summarizes the service procedures for Lithium Battery replacement:

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

January 30, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin provides information on how to return a Hyundai HEV/PHEV/EV/Fuel Cell Lithium Battery for proper disposal and safe environmental recycling using Hyundai?s authorized vendor Kinsbursky Brothers Inc. (KBI).

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

August 30, 2018 010000 STEERING

On some Sonata (YF, LF), Sonata Hybrid (YF HEV, LF HEV), Santa Fe (NC), and Azera (HG) vehicles, a yoke noise may develop in the steering rack. This bulletin provides information on how to diagnose the yoke noise and replace the rack supp

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2018 HYUNDAI Sonata Hybrid

search for another vehicle

Loading...