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Hyundai recalls 151,205 Santa Fe Sport vehicles over faulty ABS module

Emmanuel Akosile | ConsumerConnect

Hyundai Motor America is recalling 151,205 model year 2013-2015 Santa Fe Sport vehicles.

The company said that brake fluid may leak inside the Anti-lock Brake System (ABS) module, possibly resulting in an electrical short.

According to Hyundai Motor America, an electrical short in the ABS module can increase the risk of an engine compartment fire while parked or driving.

In regard to what to do in correcting the error, dealers will replace the ABS multi-fuse, and inspect and replace the ABS module, as necessary, free of charge.

Affected vehicle owners are advised to park outside and away from structures as a precaution until the recall repair is complete.

It is also noted that owners’ notification letters are expected to be mailed June 25, 2021.

Owners may contact Hyundai Customer Service on (855) 371-9460, and Hyundai’s number for this recall is 205.

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