HYUNDAI Elantra Fuel System, Gasoline,delivery,hoses, Lines/piping, And Fittings Recall | May 03, 2004

2004 HYUNDAI Elantra Fuel System, Gasoline,delivery,hoses, Lines/piping, And Fittings Recall | May 03, 2004

During An Insurance Institute For Highway Safety (iihs) Offset Frontal Barrier Impact Test On Certain Passenger Vehicles, Fuel Spillage Occurred As A Result Of Fuel Tank Damage Caused By Contact Between A Vapor Tube Hose Clamp Ear And The Fuel Tank. The Vapor Tube Hose Clamp Ear Was Found To Be Mispositioned And Facing Toward The Fuel Tank.

In The Event Of A Crash, Damage To The Vehicle Could Cause The Mispositioned Clamp To Puncture The Fuel Tank Causing Fuel Leakage. Fuel Leakage, In The Presence Of An Ignition Source, Could Result In A Fire.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Inspect The Position Of The Vapor Tube Hose Clamp And Correctly Position The Clamp, If Necessary. Owner Notification Began On May 24, 2004. Owners Should Contact Hyundai At 1-800-633-5151.

Hyundai Recall No. 067.customers Can Also Contact The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s Auto Safety Hotline At 1-888-dash-2-dot (1-888-327-4236).

This recall was issued on May 03, 2004 for 2004 HYUNDAI Elantra, manufactured by HYUNDAI MOTOR COMPANY, in response to Fuel System, Gasoline,delivery,hoses, Lines/piping, And Fittings problems.

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