The Rapid Alert System for Non-Food Products (RAPEX)

Alert number: A12/1259/18

Product:  Passenger car

Name: Ioniq

Batch number / Barcode:  Production period: from 15/12/2015 to 20/09/2017

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Motor vehicles

Brand: Hyundai

Type / number of model:  EC-type approval number: e4*2007/46*1157*05.

Risk type: Fire
The inner housing of the hydraulic clutch actuator (HCA) may have burrs which can damage an inner oil seal over time.
As a consequence, oil might leak into the phase cap area which could cause a short circuit and the engine compartment could catch fire.

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Importer)

Description:  Passenger car

Country of origin: Republic of Korea

Alert submitted by: Portugal

Products were found and measures were taken also in: Bulgaria, Croatia, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Iceland, Norway, Poland, Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden, The Netherlands