2007 Hyundai ELANTRA Steering Problems, Complaints and Defects, Recalls and Failures

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2007 Hyundai ELANTRA Steering Problems, Complaints and Defects

 Issue ID972208
 Internal NHTSA #10504731
 ManufacurerHyundai Motor Company
 BrandHYUNDAI
 ModelELANTRA
 Model Year2007
 File date07/12/12
 ComponentSTEERING
Product type codeVEHICLE
 Description of the problemEps light came on the dash and i immediately lost all power steering. The vehicles steering became so stiff it was extremely difficult to steer the car. Someone with less strength like a young lady or older person would be in grave danger of crashing, anyone for that matter - i have found out that the systems is totally integrated. There is a module that has failed but can not be replaced on it's own. The entire steering column has to be replaced for about $2500. 00. The light went off after i shut the car off and stayed off for a for several weeks then without warning came back on again and the power steering was gone. This continued to happen several more times until the light remained on. When this happens it is very dangerous. It can happen anytime at any speed. I contacted hyundai to no satisfaction and now must spend $2500. 00 to replace the entire steering column without knowing how long it will last and if i will crash the next time it happens. I would be shocked if this has not caused any accidents. If your going to use an integrated brake system it should be reliable and safe !!
 Vehicle Mileage at Failure58900
Number of Occurences1
Source of the issueNHTSA WEB SITE
 City and StateKENT, WA
VIN pattern KMHDU46D37UXXXXXX
 Was vehicle invloved in a crash?N
 Was vehicle involved in a fire?N
 Was incedent reported to police?N
 Was medical attention required?
 Was part original equipment?
No. of injured persons0
No. of fatalities0
 Date of purchase15/09/19
Was original owner?N
Anti-lock brakesN
Cruise controlN
Number of cylinders4
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 Vehicle speed25
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 Location of tire code
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 Date of manufacture
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  • What is Recall?

    A recall is when a product is removed from the market or a correction is made to the product because it is either defective or potentially harmful.
  • What is Failure?

    Failure is the state or condition of not meeting a desirable or intended objective, and may be viewed as the opposite of success. Product failure ranges from failure to sell the product to fracture of the product, in the worst cases leading to personal injury, the province of forensic engineering.
  • What is Defect?

    Non-conformance of a car component with the specified requirements, or non-fulfillment of user expectations, including the safety aspects.
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