STEERING COLUMN INTERMEDIATE SHAFT CONNECTIONS INSPECTION (CAMPAIGN 097)

IMPORTANT: DEALERS MUST PERFORM THIS CAMPAIGN ON ALL AFFECTED
VEHICLES IN STOCK BEFORE RETAIL DELIVERY AND
WHENEVER AN AFFECTED VEHICLE IS IN THE SHOP FOR ANY
MAINTENANCE OR REPAIR.
IMPORTANT: WHEN A VEHICLE ARRIVES AT THE SERVICE DEPARTMENT,
ACCESS HYUNDAI MOTOR AMERICA’S “WARRANTY VEHICLE INFORMATION” SCREEN VIA WEBDCS TO IDENTIFY OPEN
CAMPAIGNS.
IMPORTANT: GDS UNIT MUST BE UPDATED TO VERSION 1.09.05. UPDATING
INSTRUCTIONS CAN BE FOUND AT WWW.HMASERVICE.COM OR
CONTACT GIT AMERICA AT 1-888-437-0308.
DESCRIPTION:
This bulletin provides the recall Campaign 097 procedure for inspecting to
ensure that the steering column and the upper intermediate shaft universal joint (U
joint), and the steering pinion splined shaft and the lower intermediate shaft U joint are
properly connected and that both attaching bolts are tightened to the specified
torque.
Additionally, a procedure is provided to update the MDPS software.
VEHICLES AFFECTED:
Model: 2011MY Sonata (YF) 2.4L
Production Date Range: December 11, 2009 through September 10, 2010
VIN Range: 5NPEC4AC6BH000216 ~ 5NPEB4AC8BH151446

Posted in Service Campaign.