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Hyundai recalling 419,000 vehicles for three defects
Hyundai recalling 419,000 vehicles for three defects

Hyundai is recalling more than 419,000 vehicles to correct three different defects. The largest of the three recalls is for the 2001-06 Santa Fe crossover sport utility vehicle. Hyundai is recalling 225,000 of these models in 21 “salt belt” states, according to  the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Road salt used in the winter can cause the coil springs in the front suspension to corrode. If this happens, a spring can break and possibly puncture a tire, increasing the risk of a crash, NHTSA said. The recall affects Santa Fe models in the District of Columbia, Connecticut, Delaware, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan,...

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