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2015 Hyundai Sonata Reliability Ratings

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2015 Hyundai Sonata Recalls

There have been 8 safety recalls issued from NHTSA.

PARKING BRAKE:INDICATOR LIGHT Recall Date: 06/04/2017
  • Summary: Hyundai Motor America (Hyundai) is recalling certain 2015-2016 Sonata and Genesis vehicles. In the affected vehicles, the warning light to indicate that the parking brake is applied may intermittently not illuminate in the dash due to corrosion in the switch.
  • Potential Number of Units Affected: 161074
  • Consequence: If the parking brake indicator is not illuminated when the parking brake is applied, the driver may operate the vehicle with the parking brake partially engaged, increasing the risk of a crash.
  • Remedy: Hyundai will notify owners, and dealers will replace the parking brake switch, free of charge. The recall began on August 4, 2017. Owners may contact Hyundai customer service at 1-855-671-3059. Hyundai's number for this recall is 164.
  • Dates of Manufacture: APR 24, 2014 to MAR 02, 2015
  • Manufacturer Recall Number: 164
  • NHTSA Campaign ID: 17V359000
VISIBILITY:SUN ROOF ASSEMBLY Recall Date: 10/10/2016
  • Summary: Hyundai Motor America (Hyundai) is recalling certain model year 2015-2016 Sonata Hybrid vehicles manufactured December 8, 2014, to August 18, 2015, and Hyundai Sonata vehicles manufactured May 28, 2014, to March 18, 2016, equipped with the panoramic sunroof option. Due to a bonding issue with the sunroof wind deflector, the sunroof panel on the affected vehicles may detach while driving.
  • Potential Number of Units Affected: 62811
  • Consequence: If the sunroof detaches from the vehicle it could become a road hazard, increasing the risk of a crash.
  • Remedy: Hyundai will notify owners, and dealers will repair the wind deflector anchor plate, free of charge. The recall began December 2016. Owners may contact Hyundai customer service at 1-800-633-5151. Hyundai's number for this recall is 152.
  • Dates of Manufacture: MAY 27, 2014 to MAR 17, 2016
  • Manufacturer Recall Number: 152
  • NHTSA Campaign ID: 16V726000
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL Recall Date: 04/20/2016
  • Summary: Hyundai Motor Company (Hyundai) is recalling certain model year 2015-2016 Sonata vehicles manufactured May 29, 2014 to February 11, 2016, 2017 Elantra vehicles manufactured January 12, 2016 to February 22, 2016, and one 2016 Sonata Hybrid vehicle manufactured October 15, 2015. In these vehicles, the driver's frontal air bag may be missing a chemical enhancer required for the second stage air bag deployment, resulting in the second stage not deploying in certain crashes. The primary stage will deploy as intended.
  • Potential Number of Units Affected: 33
  • Consequence: An air bag that does not inflate increases the risk of injury.
  • Remedy: Hyundai will notify owners, and dealers will replace the driver's frontal air bag module, free of charge. The recall began on May 5,2016. Owners may contact Hyundai customer service at 1-855-371-9460. Hyundai's number for this recall is 144.
  • Dates of Manufacture: MAY 28, 2014 to FEB 10, 2016
  • Manufacturer Recall Number: 144
  • NHTSA Campaign ID: 16V232000
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: INSTRUMENT PANEL Recall Date: 10/19/2015
  • Summary: Hyundai Motor America (Hyundai) is recalling certain model year 2015-2016 Sonata vehicles manufactured May 28, 2014, to August 21, 2015. The affected vehicles are equipped with an Antilock Braking System (ABS) warning light intended to warn the driver if there is an ABS malfunction. In the event of an ABS malfunction, the Brake System warning light will illuminate, but the ABS warning light will not illuminate. Since the vehicles have ABS malfunction lights that do not illuminate, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 135, "Light Vehicle Brake Systems."
  • Potential Number of Units Affected: 64744
  • Consequence: If the driver is alerted there is a brake system malfunction, but not specifically with the ABS system, the driver may operate the vehicle unaware that the vehicle's brakes may lock up during hard braking, increasing the risk of a crash.
  • Remedy: Hyundai will notify owners, and dealers will update the ABS control unit software, free of charge. The recall is expected began on November 30, 2015. Owners may contact Hyundai customer service at 1-855-671-3059. Hyundai's number for this recall is 134.
  • Dates of Manufacture: MAY 27, 2014 to AUG 20, 2015
  • Manufacturer Recall Number: 134
  • NHTSA Campaign ID: 15V678000
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:BUCKLE ASSEMBLY Recall Date: 06/29/2015
  • Summary: Hyundai Motor America (Hyundai) is recalling certain model year 2015 Sonata vehicles manufactured April 25, 2014, to December 4, 2014. The affected vehicles have a front passenger seat belt whose buckle latch assembly may prevent the front passenger from fastening the seat belt.
  • Potential Number of Units Affected: 128804
  • Consequence: If the front passenger seat belt cannot be latched, an occupant sitting in the front passenger seat has an increased risk of injury in the event of a crash.
  • Remedy: Hyundai will notify owners, and dealers will repair or replace the front passenger seat belt buckle, free of charge. The recall began on September 15, 2015. Owners may contact Hyundai customer service at 1-855-671-3059. Hyundai's number for this recall is 130.
  • Dates of Manufacture: APR 24, 2014 to DEC 03, 2014
  • Manufacturer Recall Number: 130
  • NHTSA Campaign ID: 15V414000
POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY:AXLE SHAFT Recall Date: 12/08/2014
  • Summary: Hyundai Motor America (Hyundai) is recalling certain 1.6 liter model year 2015 Sonata vehicles manufactured August 29, 2014, to October 28, 2014. The affected vehicles may have been assembled with an incorrect left axle shaft which may result in the shaft separating from the transaxle differential.
  • Potential Number of Units Affected: 208
  • Consequence: If the left axle shaft separates from the transaxle, the vehicle may stop moving, increasing the risk of a crash. Additionally, a separated axle shaft may allow the vehicle to roll away as the driver and other occupants exit the vehicle or anytime thereafter. A vehicle rollaway increases the risk of injury to exiting occupants and bystanders.
  • Remedy: Hyundai will notify owners, dealers will inspect and replace the axle shaft, as necessary, free of charge. Owners may contact Hyundai customer service at 1-800-633-5151. Hyundai's number for this recall is 126.
  • Dates of Manufacture: AUG 28, 2014 to OCT 27, 2014
  • Manufacturer Recall Number: 126
  • NHTSA Campaign ID: 14V784000
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:CALIPER Recall Date: 06/23/2014
  • Summary: Hyundai Motor Company (Hyundai) is recalling certain model year 2015 Sonata vehicles manufactured April 25, 2014, through June 16, 2014. Due to a manufacturing error, one or both of the front brake calipers may fracture.
  • Potential Number of Units Affected: 16900
  • Consequence: If a brake caliper fractures, brake effectiveness would be reduced, lengthening to distance required to stop the vehicle, increasing the risk of a crash.
  • Remedy: Hyundai contacted the affected owners on June 19, 2014 and instructed them not to drive their vehicles. Hyundai dealers will replace the affected brake calipers, free of charge. The recall began on September 12, 2014. Owners may contact Hyundai customer service at 1-800-633-5151. Hyundai's number for this recall is 120.
  • Dates of Manufacture: APR 24, 2014 to JUN 15, 2014
  • Manufacturer Recall Number: 120
  • NHTSA Campaign ID: 14V368000
STEERING Recall Date: 06/11/2014
  • Summary: Hyundai Motor Company (Hyundai) is recalling certain model year 2015 Sonata vehicles manufactured May 2, 2014, through May 23, 2014. A poor connection within the vehicle's wiring harness may result in a reduction of steering assist from the vehicle's motor driven power steering system or the inability to move the vehicle's shifter from the Park position.
  • Potential Number of Units Affected: 2138
  • Consequence: The reduction of power steering assist can increase the steering effort needed, increasing the risk of a crash.
  • Remedy: Hyundai notified dealers to suspend sales of affected Sonata vehicles and has published recall bulletin 14-01-024 providing a service procedure to repair the affected vehicles. On June 7, 2014 Hyundai began to contact the affected retail customers. Owners may contact Hyundai customer service at 1-800-633-5151. Hyundai's number for this recall is 119.
  • Dates of Manufacture: MAY 01, 2014 to MAY 22, 2014
  • Manufacturer Recall Number: 119
  • NHTSA Campaign ID: 14V325000

2015 Hyundai Sonata Warranty

The 2015 Hyundai Sonata has a five-year/60,000-mile new vehicle limited warranty and a 10-year/100,000-mile powertrain warranty.

Warranty information last updated: 3/14/19

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