Hyundai recalls almost a million cars

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The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reports that the seatbelts in those vehicles might detach during collisions.

Hyundai is recalling almost 978,000 cars in the USA because of a seatbelt malfunction.

Hyundai said in government documents that a fastener for a seat belt anchor may not have been fully latched during assembly.

If the seat belt linkage detaches from the anchor pretensioner in a collision, the risk of injury to the occupant is increased.

One minor injury was reported because of the problem. Hyundai's number for the recall is 160.

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Hyundai issued a recall for 977,778 examples of its Sonata sedan.

If you own one of these vehicles and have further questions, you're encouraged to call Hyundai customer service at 1-855-371-9460 and ask about recall #160. Since then, Hyundai and the pretensioner supplier, ZF-TRW, have been attempting to determine the cause.

While the recall is hefty at almost 1 million vehicles, the risk that these vehicles contain the defect is small.

Owners will be notified starting April 7.

Dealers will inspect the belts and make repairs if necessary.

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