Are Hyundai affected by airbag recall?

Description of Recall: Hyundai Motor Company (Hyundai) is recalling certain model year 2016 Sonata vehicles manufactured March 28, 2016 through April 12, 2016. The affected vehicles have a driver-side frontal air bag that may not adequately protect the driver’s neck from injury in the event of a crash.

Who does Takata supply airbags to?

On June 23, 2014, auto manufacturers BMW, Chrysler, Ford, Honda, Mazda, Nissan, and Toyota announced they were recalling over three million vehicles worldwide due to Takata Corporation-made airbags.

What brand of airbags does Toyota use?

Toyota is conducting two separate Safety Recall actions related to Takata Front Passenger airbag inflators on various Toyota models and one Lexus model.

Is airbag covered under warranty Hyundai?

Hyundai is extending the warranty coverage for the driver’s front airbag clock spring assembly on certain 2011-2014 Elantra vehicles, 2011-2013 Sonata vehicles, and 2011-2014 Sonata Hybrid vehicles to 15 years, unlimited mileage, from the date of original retail delivery or date of first use.

How do I check if my airbag is recalled?

Visit to find out if your car or truck is under recall. Search using your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN). Your search result will tell you if your car or truck is included in this recall or any other safety recall.

Who is paying for Takata airbag recall?

According to a New York Times review of Takata’s internal documents, each airbag costs about $100 to replace. Typically, the automakers pay the upfront costs of a recall repair and are reimbursed by the manufacturer of the defective equipment that prompted the vehicle recalls.

How long does it take to fix a recalled airbag?

How long will the service take? Some vehicles only require a driver’s side replacement. In that case, the service will take roughly an hour and a half. Some vehicles will require both a driver and passenger airbag inflator replacement, which will take about 3 hours.

What airbags are being recalled?

Overview. Approximately 67 million Takata air bags (priority groups 1-12) have been recalled because these air bags can explode when deployed, causing serious injury or even death. All vehicle owners should: Check for Recalls using your vehicle identification number (VIN).

Does GM use Takata airbags?

GM has officially issued recalls for millions of Chevrolet, GMC, and Cadillac trucks and SUVs to replace faulty Takata airbags.

Is GM’s Airbag recall necessary?

GM had said the recall isn’t necessary. General Motors is recalling 5.9 million of its SUVs and pickups from 2007–2014 model years over defective airbag inflators. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) denied a GM petition to avoid the recall and gave GM 30 days to come up with a plan to notify owners and replace the inflators.

Which Toyota models are being recalled for airbags?

All of these particular vehicles are being called in for their passenger-side airbags. Specific models involved are: 2003–2007 Corolla and Corolla Matrix, 2005–2007 Sequoia, 2005–2006 Tundra, and 2003–2007 Lexus SC430. Takata recalls now cover some 2.9 million vehicles in the United States.

Which Hyundai models are being recalled?

The recall includes: 1 2012 Hyundai Santa Fe SUVs 2 2011-2013 and 2016 Hyundai Sonata hybrid cars 3 2015-2016 Hyundai Veloster hatchbacks

Are there any Takata airbag recalls in Hawaii?

Eight of the 10 airbag deaths within the U.S. were the result of these Alpha inflators. Honda says that Hawaii houses roughly 1100 unrepaired 2001–2003 vehicles with Alpha inflators; these are among approximately 26,000 unfixed Honda and Acura vehicles in the state that are affected by these Takata recalls.