Hyundai Recalling Ioniq Model Vehicles for Fire Risk

Personal Injury, Motor Vehicle, Cruise Ship, Recreational Boating, and Jet Ski Accident Attorneys Serving Florida.

Posted: July 12, 2022

Automaker Hyundai is recalling certain Ioniq vehicles due to a defect that could cause the vehicles to catch fire.

CarAndDriver.com reports that the recall is due to a defective power assembly that can overheat and potentially catch fire under the rear seat.

This is not the first time Hyundai has recalled the Ioniq model for this issue. The report indicates that in 2018 Hyundai recalled Ioniq model vehicles for the same defect.

Even after the repairs from the 2018 recall, vehicle fires have continued. There were at least four such fires within the previous year.

The report does not indicate whether any injuries resulted from the defect.

If you or a loved one has suffered a serious injury due to someone else's negligence, contact us today. We will lead you on the journey to justice. We will show you the way. We will explain the process, what we have done, and what we will do. Take our hand and walk with us. We have a team ready for you now.