2017-18 Hyundai Tucson recalled in Australia


More than 2500 Hyundai Tucson models have been recalled, due to a fault with the car’s heater core.

Ben Zachariah


Hyundai has recalled 2540 examples of its 2017-2018 Tucson, citing a potential fault with its heater core.

The recall notice, lodged with the Department of Infrastructure, says a faulty electrical connection could cause the heater core to overheat, increasing the chance of a fire.

Date of recall notice27 June 2022
Vehicles affected2540
VIN listClick here to download the list of affected VINs
Contact linkClick here to contact the manufacturer

A full list of vehicle identification numbers for the 2540 vehicles involved in the recall can be found here.

Hyundai Australia advises will contact affected owners, otherwise the company can be reached by calling 1800 186 306 or by visiting a dealership found here.

Ben Zachariah

Ben Zachariah is an experienced writer and motoring journalist from Melbourne, having worked in the automotive industry for more than 15 years. Ben was previously an interstate truck driver and completed his MBA in Finance in early 2021. He is considered an expert in the area of classic car investment.

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