A recall notice for Hyundai Kona EV 2018 - 2020 supplied by Hyundai Motor Company Pty Ltd as due to a manufacturing defect, the battery does not meet specifications and may lead to an electrical short which could start a fire.
Hyundai Motor Company Pty Ltd - HYUNDAI KONA EV 2018 - 2020
Date last published
23 August 2021
2018 - 2020
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.
Hyundai Motor Company Pty Ltd
Who should owners/operators contact for more information?
1800 186 306
Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications is the responsible regulator for this recall.