Driver Seat Defect Prompts Hyundai to Issue Recall of Azera Vehicles

The Driver's Seat may inadvertently move

Driver Seat Defect Prompts Hyundai to Issue Recall of Azera Vehicles
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September 22, 2016

Hyundai Motor Company is recalling 9,700 model year 2007-2008 Azera vehicles. In the affected vehicles, the power-adjustable front driver seat may unexpectedly move without the driver's input while the vehicle is being driven.

Unintentional movement of the driver's seat may affect the driver's ability to control the vehicle, increasing the risk of a crash.

The recall is expected to begin on October 28, 2016.

Hyundai will notify owners of the recalled Azera vehicles, and local dealers will replace the power-adjustable seat switch, free of charge.

For further information regarding this recall, consumers may contact Hyundai customer service at (855) 371-9460.

Hyundai's reference number for this recall is 150.