Hyundai—NF Sonata—Replacement of the Brake Lamp Switch

Identifying features

Campaign number: RC0109
Target number: 212
VIN number range:
KMHET41CR6A292327 ~ KMHET41CR6A298740
KMHEU41CR6A303390 ~ KMHEU41CR6A304129
KMHET41CR7A292590 ~ KMHET41CR7A311422
KMHEU41CR7A296816 ~ KMHEU41CR7A305578
KMHEU41FR7A277662 ~ KMHEU41FR7A302608

What are the defects?

The recall is for the replacement of the brake lamp switch for all Sonata models manufactured within the VIN range listed above.
Hyundai Motor Company Australia Pty Ltd have advised that the component mentioned has a high probability of experiencing open circuit which will result in the stop lamp failing to illuminte when the service brake is applied. As a result of this there is a potential risk that motorists following may be unaware of the vehicles intention to slow down or stop, resulting in a rear end collision.

What are the hazards?

Vehicle malfunction

What should consumers do?

Hyundai Motor Company Australia Pty Ltd will write to owners of all affected vehicles.

Supplier
Hyundai Motor Company Australia Pty Ltd
Where the product was sold
Nationally

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