Report Receipt Date: APR 01, 2013
NHTSA Campaign Number: 13V115000
Component(s): AIR BAGS , STRUCTURE
Potential Number of Units Affected: 186,254
Manufacturer: Hyundai-Kia America Technical Center Inc
Hyundai Motor Company is recalling certain model year 2011-2013
Elantra vehicles manufactured from November 12, 2010, through March
05, 2013. A support bracket attached to the headliner may become
displaced during a side curtain airbag deployment.
If the headliner support bracket makes contact with an occupant during
a crash, it may cause a laceration injury.
Hyundai will notify owners, and dealers will apply adhesive strips to
the headliner, free of charge. A remedy is expected to be available in
May 2013. Owners may contact Hyundai at 1-800-633-5151. Hyundai's
recall campaign number is 109.