Recalls

Find the latest 2000 Hyundai Accent recalls as issued by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and Manufacturers.

Dates of Manufacture November 1999 - January 2000
Manufacturer Recall No. 038
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 00V096
Potential Number of Units Affected 16264
Remedy Dealers will replace the protective rubber boot and will lubricate the new protective rubber boot where it contacts the drive arm. The manufacturer has reported that owner notification began during April 2000. Owners who do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact Hyundai at 1-800-633-5151.
Summary The protective rubber boot which covers the ball joint connection between the windshield wiper motor drive arm and the windshield wiper drag link can stick to the surface of the drive arm. If the rubber boot sticks and the wiper motor is turned on, binding of the interface between the drive arm and drag link results, causing the ball joint connection to disengage. If the connection disengages, the windshield wipers are inoperative. Inoperative windshield wipers can contribute to reduced visibility during inclement weather.
Dates of Manufacture November 1999 - January 2000
Manufacturer Recall No. 038
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 00V096
Potential Number of Units Affected 16264
Remedy Dealers will replace the protective rubber boot and will lubricate the new protective rubber boot where it contacts the drive arm. The manufacturer has reported that owner notification began during April 2000. Owners who do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact Hyundai at 1-800-633-5151.
Summary The protective rubber boot which covers the ball joint connection between the windshield wiper motor drive arm and the windshield wiper drag link can stick to the surface of the drive arm. If the rubber boot sticks and the wiper motor is turned on, binding of the interface between the drive arm and drag link results, causing the ball joint connection to disengage. If the connection disengages, the windshield wipers are inoperative. Inoperative windshield wipers can contribute to reduced visibility during inclement weather.
Dates of Manufacture November 1999 - January 2000
Manufacturer Recall No. 038
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 00V096
Potential Number of Units Affected 16264
Remedy Dealers will replace the protective rubber boot and will lubricate the new protective rubber boot where it contacts the drive arm. The manufacturer has reported that owner notification began during April 2000. Owners who do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact Hyundai at 1-800-633-5151.
Summary The protective rubber boot which covers the ball joint connection between the windshield wiper motor drive arm and the windshield wiper drag link can stick to the surface of the drive arm. If the rubber boot sticks and the wiper motor is turned on, binding of the interface between the drive arm and drag link results, causing the ball joint connection to disengage. If the connection disengages, the windshield wipers are inoperative. Inoperative windshield wipers can contribute to reduced visibility during inclement weather.
Dates of Manufacture November 1999 - January 2000
Manufacturer Recall No. 038
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 00V096
Potential Number of Units Affected 16264
Remedy Dealers will replace the protective rubber boot and will lubricate the new protective rubber boot where it contacts the drive arm. The manufacturer has reported that owner notification began during April 2000. Owners who do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact Hyundai at 1-800-633-5151.
Summary The protective rubber boot which covers the ball joint connection between the windshield wiper motor drive arm and the windshield wiper drag link can stick to the surface of the drive arm. If the rubber boot sticks and the wiper motor is turned on, binding of the interface between the drive arm and drag link results, causing the ball joint connection to disengage. If the connection disengages, the windshield wipers are inoperative. Inoperative windshield wipers can contribute to reduced visibility during inclement weather.
Dates of Manufacture November 1999 - January 2000
Manufacturer Recall No. 038
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 00V096
Potential Number of Units Affected 16264
Remedy Dealers will replace the protective rubber boot and will lubricate the new protective rubber boot where it contacts the drive arm. The manufacturer has reported that owner notification began during April 2000. Owners who do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact Hyundai at 1-800-633-5151.
Summary The protective rubber boot which covers the ball joint connection between the windshield wiper motor drive arm and the windshield wiper drag link can stick to the surface of the drive arm. If the rubber boot sticks and the wiper motor is turned on, binding of the interface between the drive arm and drag link results, causing the ball joint connection to disengage. If the connection disengages, the windshield wipers are inoperative. Inoperative windshield wipers can contribute to reduced visibility during inclement weather.