Some Hyundai SUVs Recalled Because Their Hoods Fly Open While Driving
The bad news: the Santa Fe (and Sport) have hoods that can fly open and need to be recalled. The good news: this is an issue with the secondary latch, which is basically your safety net in case the primary latch fails.
More information on carcomplaints.com
Hyundai says the 2013-2017 Santa Fe and Santa Fe Sport SUVs have secondary hood latch actuating cables that can corrode and bind, causing the secondary latch to stay unlatched when the hood is closed.
Related Hyundai Generations
At least one model year in these 2 generations have a relationship to this story.
We track this because a generation is just a group of model years where very little changes from year-to-year. Chances are owners throughout these generation will want to know about this news. Click on a generation for more information.
3rd Generation Santa Fe
- 46th out of 50
1st Generation Santa Fe Sport
- 23rd out of 50