Hyundai Motor Company Aust Pty Ltd — Hyundai Santa Fe (TM)
What are the defects?
Protrusion of the curtain airbag mounting bolt may interfere with airbag fabric in the event of deployment. Some vehicles may experience rear side, curtain airbag cushion damage when the airbag is deployed.
What are the hazards?
The mounting bolt may damage the airbag fabric in the event of deployment. The airbag may not provide optimum protection, and may cause serious injury to the rear occupant.
What should consumers do?
Affected consumers should contact an authorised Hyundai dealer, to have the exposed mounting bolt covered up, and to prevent contact between the bolt and fabric bag. The rectification will be free of charge.
For further information, consumers can contact Hyundai's Customer Care Centre on 1800 186 306, or find their local dealer at www.hyundai.com.au/dealer
- 1 June 2018 - 14 August 2018