September 19, 2017
197 units produced from August 24, 2017 to September 05, 2017 affected
Manufacturer Recall Number: 167
Hyundai Motor America (Hyundai) is recalling certain 2018 Santa Fe Sport vehicles. The front coil springs may have been improperly manufactured and, as a result, may fracture under certain loads while driving.
If the coil spring fractures, it can puncture the tire, causing a loss of vehicle control and increasing the risk of a crash.
All of the affected vehicles are currently unsold on dealer lots. Dealers will replace both front coil springs, free of charge prior to the vehicle's sale. The recall began November 6, 2017. Owners may contact Hyundai customer service at 1-855-371-9460. Hyundai's number for this recall is 167.