Hyundai Motor Company Pty Ltd - HYUNDAI KONA EV 2018 - 2020

recall information

Recall number
REC-001592
PRA number
2021/18901
Campaign number
11D043
Original published date

make and model information

Make
HYUNDAI
Model
KONA EV
Year range
2018 - 2020
Affected units
615

Identifying features

VIN (Vehicle identification number)

What are the defects?

Due to a manufacturing defect, the battery does not meet specifications and may lead to an electrical short which could start a fire.

What are the hazards?

A vehicle fire may increase the risk of serious injury or death to vehicle occupants, bystanders and/or damage to property.

What should consumers do?

Affected consumers will be contacted by Hyundai to arrange a battery replacement.
Supplier details
Hyundai Motor Company Pty Ltd

Who should owners/operators contact for more information?

Contact name
Hyundai Dealerships
Contact phone
1800 186 306

Responsible regulator

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Product type