Due to a manufacturing issue, the right front axle shaft may fracture. A fractured front axle may result in a loss of power to the wheels. Additionally, if the vehicle is parked without the parking brake applied, it may roll away. Either condition increases the risk of a crash.
The recall includes certain model year 2013 Santa Fe Sport vehicles manufactured July 13, 2012, through March 12, 2013; and equipped with 2.4 liter engines.
Car dealerships nationwide.
What To Do:
Dealers will replace the front axle shaft assembly, free of charge. For more information, contact Hyundai at (800) 633-5151. Hyundai's recall number is 112.
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