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Hyundai has been sued by owners tired of waiting around while their cars suddenly lose power steering.

The Power Steering Lawsuit

In the case, Houston Vinci and Jaehan Ku, et al., v. Hyundai Motor America, et al., the plaintiffs say over 100 complaints have been logged with safety regulators over this no-warning drop of power steering. The case points out that Hyundai issued a similar recall in 2016 for 173,000 Sonatas with power steering issues.

The proposed class-action covers the 2013-2016 Hyundai Accent and 2013-2016 Hyundai Elantra.

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OK, Now What?

Maybe you've experienced this problem. Maybe you're concerned you will soon. Whatever the reason, you can help make sure it gets the attention it deserves.

  1. File Your Complaint is a free site dedicated to uncovering problem trends and informing owners about potential issues with their cars. Major class action law firms use this data when researching cases.

    Add a Complaint

  2. Notify CAS

    The Center for Auto Safety (CAS) is a pro-consumer organization that researches auto safety issues & often compels the US government to do the right thing through lobbying & lawsuits.

    Notify the CAS

  3. Report a Safety Concern

    The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is the US agency with the authority to conduct vehicle defect investigations & force recalls. Their focus is on safety-related issues.

    Report to NHTSA

  4. Contact Hyundai

    Hyundai Support

    P.O. Box 20850 Fountain Valley CA 92728-0850 USA

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