Hyundai Motor America is recalling 572,000 model year 2013-2014 Sonatas and Santa Fe Sports.
Machining errors during the engine manufacturing process may cause premature bearing wear within the engine, which could result in the engine seizing, increasing the risk of a crash.
What to do
Hyundai will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the engine, replacing the engine short block, as necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin May 19, 2017.
Owners may contact Hyundai customer service at 1-800-633-5151. Hyundai's number for this recall is 162.