PhotoHyundai Motor America is recalling 87,854 model year 2006-2011 Hyundai Azeras and model year 2006 Hyundai Sonatas.

Water may enter the Anti-lock Brake (ABS) Module and result in an electrical short, which could cause an engine compartment fire, even when the car is turned off, increasing the risk of an injury.

What to do

Hyundai will notify owners, and dealers will install a relay in the vehicle's main junction box to prevent the risk of an ABS short-circuit while the car is turned off, free of charge.

The recall is expected to begin February 23, 2018.

Owners may call Hyundai at 1-800-633-5151. Hyundai's number for this recall is 172.


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