Hyundai recalls 26,000 model year 2012-2013 Velosters

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The parking sensor may short circuit and cause a fire

Hyundai Motor America is recalling 26,169 model year 2012-2013 Velosters.

High conductive liquid may leak into the Reverse Park Aid Sensor (RPAS), which can result in an electrical short circuit.

An electrical short circuit increases the risk of a fire.

What to do

Dealers will replace the RPAS fuse and sensor -- as necessary -- free of charge.

Letters notifying owners of the recall are expected to be mailed April 29, 2023.

Owners may contact Hyundai customer service at (855) 371-9460. Hyundai's number for this recall is 242.

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