Hyundai Recalls 95,500 Tucson and Sonatas
Hyundai Motor America is recalling more than 95,500 U.S. vehicles for an engine defect that can increase the risk of a fire. The recall covers certain 2017 Tucson compact crossovers and 2017 Sonata Hybrid midsize sedans equipped with 2.0-liter Nu GDI engines produced by the automaker’s engine plant in Ulsan, South Korea, according to a document submitted to NHTSA.
Dealers and vehicle owners will receive recall notifications starting Nov. 12.
Dealerships will inspect the engines to determine whether there is any bearing damage. If damage is found, the engine will be replaced.