2012 Hyundai SONATA Fuel Propulsion System Problems, Complaints and Defects, Recalls and Failures

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2012 Hyundai SONATA Fuel Propulsion System Problems, Complaints and Defects

 Issue ID1119997
 Internal NHTSA #10643862
 ManufacurerHyundai Motor America
 BrandHYUNDAI
 ModelSONATA
 Model Year2012
 File date07/10/14
 ComponentFUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
Product type codeVEHICLE
 Description of the problem3rd time the exhaust flap has malfunctioned in the turbo charger. Driving on the highway at a posted speed limit and the car suddenly loses all the power and slows considerably with vehicles behind and beside doing posted speed limit. Concerned about getting hit because of sudden loss of power. Repaired once, unstuck on its own the second time and recently required maintenance to again adjust the system and unstick the exhaust flap on the turbo unit. Currently under warranty however is going to be a very expensive repair when not and also concerned about getting hit from behind when the speed and power suddenly drops as well as not being able to get home when it happens again.
 Vehicle Mileage at Failure48000
Number of Occurences3
Source of the issueNHTSA WEB SITE
 City and StateCONCORD, NC
VIN pattern 5NPEC4AB3CHXXXXXX
 Was vehicle invloved in a crash?N
 Was vehicle involved in a fire?N
 Was incedent reported to police?N
 Was medical attention required?N
 Was part original equipment?
No. of injured persons0
No. of fatalities0
 Date of purchase07/07/20
Was original owner?N
Anti-lock brakesN
Cruise controlN
Number of cylinders4
Drive train typeFWD
Transmission type
 Vehicle speed65
 DoT tire identifier
 Tire size
 Location of tire code
 Type of tire failure code
 Was defective tire repaired?
 Date of manufacture
Type of child seat code
Type of restraint
 Dealer's name
 Dealer's telephone number
 Dealer's city
 Dealer's state code
 Dealer's ZIP code
  • 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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