Hyundai Recalls More Than 220,000 Vehicles For Potential Air Bag - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

Hyundai Recalls More Than 220,000 Vehicles For Potential Air Bags Flaws

(CNN) - Hyundai is recalling more than 220,000 Santa Fe SUVs and Sonata sedans because of potential problems with their air bags.

The recall affects almost 200,000 SUVs from the 2007-2009 model years, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

These vehicles' front passenger airbags may not deploy in the event of a crash because of a possible problem with their occupant classification system, which gauges the size of a passenger and based on that whether an air bag should be deployed. click here to read more

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