Recall Notice

LemonFree has found some important recall information regarding 2003 Hyundai Tiburon vehicles

2003 Hyundai Tiburon (4/16/2009)  

Campaign Number: 09V125000

Component Name: SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM

Manufacturer: Hyundai Motor Company

Description: HYUNDAI IS RECALLING 160,904 MY 2001-2003 ELANTRA AND MY 2003 TIBURON VEHICLES ORIGINALLY SOLD IN OR CURRENTLY REGISTERED IN THE STATES OF CONNECTICUT, DELAWARE, ILLINOIS, INDIANA, IOWA, MAINE, MARYLAND, MASSACHUSETTS, MICHIGAN, MINNESOTA, MISSOURI, NEW HAMPSHIRE, NEW JERSEY, NEW YORK, OHIO, PENNSYLVANIA, RHODE ISLAND, VERMONT, WEST VIRGINIA, WISCONSIN, AND THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA. ROAD SALT USED DURING THE WINTER MONTHS IN THESE JURISDICTIONS MAY RESULT IN INTERNAL CORROSION AND THINNING OF THE STEEL IN THE FRONT LOWER CONTROL ARMS. THE CORROSION MAY PROGRESS TO THE POINT WHERE THE LOWER CONTROL ARM'S UPPER AND LOWER PANELS BECOME PERFORATED. A PERFORATED FRONT LOWER CONTROL ARM MAY FRACTURE BETWEEN ITS BALL JOINT ATTACHMENT AND THE FORWARD AND REARWARD PIVOT ATTACHMENTS TO THE CHASSIS.

Defect: THE FRACTURING OF THE CONTROL ARM COULD AN OWNER'S CONTROL OVER THEIR VEHICLE THAT MAY INCREASE THE RISK OF A CRASH.

Corrective Action: DEALERS WILL INSPECT THE FRONT LOWER CONTROL ARMS FOR CORROSION DAMAGE. IF SPECIFIED LEVELS OF INTERNAL CORROSION DAMAGE ARE FOUND, THE FRONT LOWER CONTROL ARMS WILL BE REPLACED WITH NEW FRONT LOWER CONTROL ARMS INCORPORATING ADDITIONAL HOLES IN THE UPPER AND LOWER PANELS. IF THE FRONT LOWER CONTROL ARMS DO NOT REQUIRE REPLACEMENT, THE DEALER WILL ADD DRAINAGE HOLES TO THE FRONT LOWER CONTROL ARMS AND WILL TREAT THE FRONT LOWER CONTROL ARMS WITH RUST-PROOFING MATERIALS TO ARREST THE INTERNAL CORROSION PROCESS. THESE PROCEDURES WILL BE PERFORMED FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON AUGUST 17, 2009. OWNERS MAY CONTACT THE HYUNDAI CUSTOMER ASSISTANCE CENTER AT 1-800-633-5151.

2003 Hyundai Tiburon (7/26/2004)  

Campaign Number: 04V369000

Component Name: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE

Manufacturer: Hyundai Motor Company

Description: CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES FAIL TO COMPLY WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 301, "FUEL SYSTEM INTEGRITY" A VALVE ON THE FUEL TANK ASSEMBLY MAY NOT CLOSE PROPERLY. IF A VEHICLE ROLLS OVER AND THE FUEL TANK ASSEMBLY VALVE IS NOT PROPERLY CLOSED, FUEL SPILLAGE MAY OCCUR.

Defect: FUEL SPILLAGE IN THE PRESENCE OF AN IGNITION SOURCE MAY RESULT IN A FIRE.

Corrective Action: DEALERS WILL INSTALL AN ADDITIONAL FUEL TANK ASSEMBLY VALVE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON OCTOBER 5, 2004. OWNERS SHOULD CONTACT HYUNDAI DE PUERTO RICO AT 1-800-981-0188.

2003 Hyundai Tiburon (4/9/2004)  

Campaign Number: 04V178000

Component Name: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY

Manufacturer: Hyundai Motor Company

Description: SOME PASSENGER VEHICLES CONTAIN A FUEL TANK ASSEMBLY VALVE THAT MAY NOT CLOSE PROPERLY. IF A VEHICLE WITH A FUEL TANK ASSEMBLY VALVE THAT IS NOT PROPERLY CLOSED WERE TO ROLL OVER, FUEL SPILLAGE MAY OCCUR.

Defect: FUEL SPILLAGE IN THE PRESENCE OF AN IGNITION SOURCE MAY RESULT IN A FIRE.

Corrective Action: DEALERS WILL INSTALL AN ADDITIONAL FUEL TANK ASSEMBLY VALVE. OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN ON JUNE 30, 2004. OWNERS SHOULD CONTACT HYUNDAI AT 1-800-633-5151.

2003 Hyundai Tiburon (12/3/2003)  

Campaign Number: 03V496000

Component Name: SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS

Manufacturer: Hyundai Motor Company

Description: ON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES, THE BRAKE TUBES FOR THE REAR BRAKES CAN CONTACT THE STEERING GEARBOX MOUNTING BRACKETS.

Defect: CONTACT BETWEEN THE REAR BRAKE TUBES AND THE STEERING GEARBOX MOUNTING BRACKETS MAY RESULT IN REAR BRAKE TUBE WEAR AND CORROSION, INCREASING THE RISK OF BRAKE FLUID LEAKAGE. BRAKE FLUID LEAKAGE COULD RESULT IN REDUCED BRAKING CAPABILITY, WHICH COULD RESULT IN A CRASH.

Corrective Action: DEALERS WILL REPOSITION THE REAR BRAKE TUBES, INSTALL BRAKE TUBE CLIPS, AND APPLY ANTI-CORROSION MATERIAL TO THE REAR BRAKE TUBES. OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN JANUARY 22, 2004. OWNERS SHOULD CONTACT HYUNDAI OF PUERTO RICO AT 1-800-633-5151.

2003 Hyundai Tiburon (8/26/2003)  

Campaign Number: 03V321000

Component Name: AIR BAGS:FRONTAL

Manufacturer: Hyundai Motor Company

Description: ON CERTAIN SPORT UTILITY VEHICLES, THE FRONT PASSENGER AIR BAG IS MOUNTED BENEATH THE RIGHT PORTION OF THE INSTRUMENT PANEL'S PADDED SURFACE. TEAR LINES ARE FORMED INTO THE UNDERSIDE OF THE INSTRUMENT PANEL'S PADDED SURFACE DURING THE PRODUCTION PROCESS OF THE INSTRUMENT PANEL TOP PAD. THESE TEAR LINES ALLOW A PORTION OF THE INSTRUMENT PANEL SURFACE TO FOLD UPWARD IF THE PASSENGER AIR BAG DEPLOYS.

Defect: IN THE EVENT OF A VEHICLE CRASH, THE AIR BAG MAY NOT DEPLOY PROPERLY, POSSIBLY RESULTING IN SERIOUS INJURY TO THE RIGHT FRONT PASSENGER.

Corrective Action: HYUNDAI WILL REPLACE THE INSTRUMENT PANEL. OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN ON OCTOBER 13, 2003. OWNERS WHO TAKE THEIR VEHICLES TO AN AUTHORIZED DEALER ON AN AGREED UPON SERVICE DATE AND DO NOT RECEIVE THE FREE REMEDY WITHIN A REASONABLE TIME SHOULD CONTACT HYUNDAI OF AMERICA AT 1-800-633-5151, OR IF THE VEHICLE IS LOCATED IN PUERTO RICO, HYUNDAI OF PUERTO RICO AT 1-800-981-0188.

2003 HYUNDAI TIBURON for sale

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$4,800
Price Reduced

2003 HYUNDAI TIBURON GT

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 47886 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Colorado Springs, CO
  • MPG: 17 City / 24 Hwy

$5,492

2003 HYUNDAI TIBURON GT

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 106376 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: Black
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Lighthouse Point, FL
  • MPG: 17 City / 24 Hwy

$5,500

2003 HYUNDAI TIBURON GT

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 80309 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Flora, IL
  • MPG: 16 City / 24 Hwy

New Listing
$6,490

2003 HYUNDAI TIBURON GT

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 118152 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Indianapolis, IN
  • MPG: 17 City / 24 Hwy

New Listing
$6,720

2003 HYUNDAI TIBURON GT

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 72092 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Saint Charles, IL
  • MPG: 17 City / 24 Hwy

$5,995

2003 HYUNDAI TIBURON GT

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 97542 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Tampa, FL
  • MPG: 17 City / 24 Hwy

$6,055
Price Reduced

2003 HYUNDAI TIBURON GT

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 162544 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Saint Louis, MO
  • MPG: 17 City / 24 Hwy

$9,999

2003 HYUNDAI TIBURON GT

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 122873 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Egg Harbor Township, NJ
  • MPG: 17 City / 24 Hwy

$6,490

2003 HYUNDAI TIBURON

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 90672 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Columbia, MO
  • MPG: 20 City / 27 Hwy

$2,999
Price Reduced

2003 HYUNDAI TIBURON

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 163627 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Tulsa, OK
  • MPG: 20 City / 27 Hwy

$2,990
Price Reduced

2003 HYUNDAI TIBURON GT

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 131333 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Waukegan, IL
  • MPG: 17 City / 24 Hwy

$6,450

2003 HYUNDAI TIBURON GT

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 119013 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Marietta, GA
  • MPG: 17 City / 24 Hwy

$4,888

2003 HYUNDAI TIBURON GT

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 79316 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: Black
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Hasbrouck Heights, NJ
  • MPG: 17 City / 24 Hwy

$5,950

2003 HYUNDAI TIBURON GT

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 108000 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Raleigh, NC
  • MPG: 16 City / 24 Hwy

$7,995

2003 HYUNDAI TIBURON GT

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 48775 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: North Reading, MA
  • MPG: 17 City / 24 Hwy
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