Hyundai Motor Company Aust Pty Ltd — Hyundai Santa Fe (DM)

Identifying features

VIN (Vehicle identification number)
See attached VIN list

What are the defects?

The secondary bonnet latch cable has a risk of being corroded. If this occurs, it may fail to engage the secondary latch.

What are the hazards?

If the bonnet is not secured correctly there is a risk of the bonnet lifting while the vehicle is in motion. This will restrict the driver's visibility, posing a risk of injury to the vehicle occupants and other road users.

What should consumers do?

Affected owners will be contacted by direct mail, advising them to contact their local Hyundai dealer to arrange an appointment for the inspection and repair of the vehicle.

For Hyundai dealer locations and Service department contact details consumers can go to Consumers can also contact the Customer Care Centre on 1800 186 306 for further information.

Traders who sold this product

Authorised Hyundai dealers.

Where the product was sold
Dates available for sale
  • 2 April 2012 - 1 July 2016

Responsible regulator

Department of Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Department of Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities
Product category